Career Opportunities

We don’t currently have any openings . . . but we are always looking for a good fit.
Contact us if you are interested in a career at Corporate Research Associates.  

Sample postings below.

Market Research Professional – Halifax or Moncton Office
Research Associate/Research Analyst

This is a position for those interested in establishing a career, or with a proven track record, in market research consulting.  Responsibilities include providing support in the design, execution and overall coordination of market research projects, or overall management responsibility of market research projects.


  • A degree in marketing or social sciences, interest in market research and consumer trends, and well-developed analytical and report writing skills
  • Thorough knowledge of professional practice, marketing management, marketing research design, statistical methods for marketing research, questionnaire design, and special applications of marketing research
  • Direct experience in qualitative research and moderating skills an asset
  • Strong interpersonal skills, a keen eye for detail, the ability to be a team player and the ability to work well in a professional capacity
  • Project management capabilities for a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • At least one to three years (on the supplier or client side) in marketing research preferred
  • Bilingualism is a considerable asset

 Market Research Statistician 

This position requires a quantitative methods expert who can play a key role in the company’s Data Services Division in our Halifax office.  Responsibilities would include: 

  • Advising colleagues and clients regarding the appropriateness of available statistical methods to solve a defined business/research problem
  • Conducting advanced statistical analyses
  • Ensuring proper cleaning and weighting of data
  • Validating the quality of data and research findings
  • Educating and training others regarding statistical methods
  • Recommending new product offerings, extensions and enhancements incorporating evolving statistical methods
  • Authoring reports containing actionable recommendations based upon the employed techniques
  • Undertaking additional data services functions as required 

The successful candidate would offer some or all of the following: 

  • Masters or Ph.D. in statistics, social or behavioural sciences, or formal technical training in a relevant field (e.g., statistics, mathematics, informatics, social sciences, psychology, data mining)
  • Thorough technical knowledge of relevant statistical methodology, knowledge of multivariate statistical techniques with a mastery of SPSS, SAS or comparable statistical tools, especially as they relate to the market research setting
  • 5 to 10 years of experience within the Market Research industry
  • Applied understanding of database management, data processing, and data cleaning with respect to large databases
  • Analytical and problem solving skills with a keen eye for detail
  • Ability to manage priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience in managing a team an asset 

Preference would be given to those with previous experience in quantitative market research, advanced statistical analysis and/or data mining methods.