Work from Home - Market Research Interviewer - province of BC only
Ipsos North America
Vancouver, BC
Ipsos is a global leader in survey-based market research, focused on five areas of specialty – advertising, marketing, public opinion, loyalty, and media.

Position: Work from Home – Market Research Interviewer

Location: Province of BC only (outside Metro Vancouver area)

Market Research Interviewers are responsible for conducting telephone surveys with people throughout Canada and the United States on variety of topics including their political views, buying habits and opinions on consumer satisfaction and other issues.

This is not a sales job, it is strictly market research. We are hiring for this position at an hourly rate of $15.00.

This might be the right job for you:
If you are comfortable speaking on the telephone and have a quiet and private workspace
If you have a newer computer system and possess strong technical skills
If you have excellent time management skills
If you are looking to work from home and have very open availability; the ideal candidate would have the ability to work early morning hours ie. 9am to 5pm as needed but also the ability to work early afternoon and weekends

Required Skills

Responsibilities:
Conduct telephone interviews for research purposes only
Demonstrate a courteous, customer service approach
Read a questionnaire verbatim and record answers verbatim
Record answers directly in to the computer database
Check all responses for accuracy, spelling and grammar

Required Skills and Abilities:
Self-motivated, positive attitude
Excellent reading and listening skills
Fully fluent (both verbal and written) in English
Minimum typing speed of 45+ wpm
Professional customer service attitude
Commitment to the team environment
Previous call center experience an asset

Home Office Requirements:
A fully functional computer with Microsoft windows 7, 8 or 9 operating system; minimum computer requirements are 1.1 GHz and 512 MB ram. It can be desk top or lap top but with a monitor large enough to see our entire work area which includes survey software and a chat window
Please note that our systems are not compatible with a Mac/Apple desk top or lap top
Internet explorer 9, 10, 11
Broadband/High-speed DSL or Cable internet connection. Satellite internet is also applicable
The ability to run Windows Updates in order to keep your system current with latest security updates from Microsoft
Antivirus software installed
A traditional landline telephone
Headset that connects to your telephone (not your computer)
How to apply?

Interested in this opportunity? Please submit a detailed resume that demonstrates you have the skills and experience we are seeking by submitting an application with your resume online (button provided below).

Ipsos is committed to equity in employment and in providing a workplace environment that treats all employees with respect and dignity. We are committed to providing equal opportunity to all staff and applicants.

We thank all applicants; however, due to the volume of applications, only those short-listed for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.

Required Experience