Consumer Research Intern

Position Description:
The Consumer Research Intern position is responsible for supporting the team members within Finch Brands’ Insights Community function and Research Center of Excellence. This team supports Finch’s brand consulting projects with excellence in primary research and analysis, while also delivering powerful insights and an exceptional client experience for Finch’s FinchSight community research clients.

The Consumer Research Intern plays a key role in this team by conducting data analysis, QAing research approaches and deliverables, and managing the foundational elements of member experience for FinchSight community members.

This role can be client-facing at times, and will give interns exposure to a variety of market research projects and approaches, including qualitative and quantitative research techniques, as well as insights community-based research.

Main Duties:
• Responding to and troubleshooting with members of FinchSight research communities

• Managing the distribution of rewards/incentives to FinchSight community members

• Tracking and projecting member engagement and reward/incentive costs

• Tracking community composition and managing community member refresh recruits

• Maintaining a vibrant and inclusive community

• Assisting with the fielding and tracking of research studies

• Aiding with data analysis, data manipulation, response coding, charting

Qualifications :
• Candidates will have recently received or be on the track toward a degree in Business/Management, Marketing/Branding/Advertising, Math/Statistics, Psychology, or Sociology. Interest in market research, branding, innovation, and business is a must.

• Must be comfortable with and enjoy working with data.

• Proficiency in MS Word and MS Excel- including data manipulation, formulas, lookups, and formatting, and MS PowerPoint, including formatting and chart creation. Knowledge of SPSS, MarketSight, or other data analysis tools is not necessary, but is a huge plus.

• Organization, initiative, and attention to detail are critical.

Candidate Attributes:
• Self-starter mentality (Be a driver, not a passenger) with a strong bias for action

• A growth-oriented mindset and willingness to move beyond their current comfort zone to develop new skills

• A remarkable work ethic and superior attention to detail

• An ability to learn new things quickly

• Creates positive energy through a team-first attitude

• Collaborates effectively and has coworkers’ backs

• A natural curiosity regarding brands and business with a focus on delivering results

Interested Applicants:
Please send resumes to Please mention position in subject line. Please, no phone calls.

Finch Brands is a real-world brand consultancy. We exist to help brands win when it matters most. We do this by blending insight, intuition, and creativity to shape brand strategy and drive people to action.

Founded in 1998 by the pioneering minds instrumental in the ascent of David’s Bridal and IKEA, the Finch Brands team has extensive experience building, running and growing successful brands. Along with years of agency service, this includes important tenures at Campbell Soup, Kimberly-Clark, Disney, MARS, Urban Outfitters, Target, and more.

Recent Finch Brands clients include Conair, Jack Daniel’s, Nutrisystem, Fathead, Samsung, the Philadelphia 76’ers, & ThinkGeek. Proud generalists, we work across consumer/B2B/non-profit sectors.
Finch Brands, 123 South Broad Street, Suite 2150, Philadelphia, PA, 19109, Phone: 215.413.2686