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Career and Education Opportunities for Market Survey Representatives

In general, market survey representatives design or conduct surveys. They also may supervise interviewers who conduct the survey in person or over the telephone.

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JOB DESCRIPTION: Market Survey Representative

Market Survey Representative video from the State of New Jersey Dept. of Labor and Workforce Development

Market survey representatives collaborate with other researchers in the planning and evaluation of surveys. They also ready and present summaries and analyses of survey data and fact sheets that describe survey techniques and results. Equally important, market survey representatives have to analyze data from surveys or case studies, using statistical software. They are often called upon to monitor and evaluate survey progress and performance, using sample disposition reports and response rate calculations. They are expected to conduct surveys and collect data, using methods such as interviews, questionnaires, focus groups, market analysis surveys, public opinion polls and file reviews. Finally, market survey representatives confer with clients to pinpoint survey needs and specific requirements.

Every day, market survey representatives are expected to be able to articulate ideas and problems. They need to write clearly and communicate well. It is also important that they read and understand documents and reports.