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Solutions Assistant

Are you excited to begin a career in market research, strategy, and consulting? Then this is the opportunity you have been looking for!

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION

Solutions Assistants are vital members of our client teams, supporting all phases of qualitative and quantitative research projects.  As an assistant, you will learn how to accurately and efficiently execute all components of research projects, including, but not limited to: ensuring quality throughout the project lifecycle; creation of compelling and visually pleasing deliverables; secondary research and project coordination and management.   

CHARACTERISTICS OF WILDLY SUCCESSFUL EMPLOYEES AT HEART+MIND

  • Performance-driven, self-sacrificing hard workers who are tenacious regarding error-free, thoughtful and timely completion of work.  
  • Unconventional, critical, creative, fresh thinkers who collaborate with others. 
  • Inherent troubleshooters and problem solvers.  
  • Proactively undertake new opportunities quickly, enthusiastically and without trepidation. 
  • Compulsive dedication to quality and process improvement. 
  • Inquisitive and curious, willing to ask questions and wanting to understand the “why” behind processes, decisions, etc.  
  • Ability to multi-task and implement key time-management skills in high-demand settings and exceed expectations by prioritizing tasks and completing assignments ahead of schedule.

DESIRABLE BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE

  • Academic background in the liberal arts or social sciences (e.g., statistics, sociology, demography) marketing, or communications 
  • Strong analytical orientation with a demonstrated ability to analyze, interpret, and summarize data 
  • Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills a must 
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite of products (including PowerPoint, Excel and Word) 
  • Internship or some professional work experience preferred 

If you are interested in starting or continuing your career with us, please submit a cover letter and resume to heartandmind_careers@heartandmindstrategies.com 

ABOUT US

Heart+Mind Strategies is a research-led consulting firm that uncovers how people think, feel and make decisions, and uses that to help clients apply these insights to achieve their specific goals.  Our scientific approach to understanding how individual and societal values influence decision-making is why many leading global brands and organizations work with us.

We are headquartered in Reston, VA.