Market Research Analysis Internship

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Job: Market Research Analysis Internship
Employer: Ultralingua
Deadline: April 1, 2012

About our Company:
Ultralingua, Inc. is a Minneapolis-based software company that makes tools for
people who love languages. We are a small, passionate team of people who love
the challenges that come with our start-up environment. We're dedicated to
making outstanding language tools, and have produced some of the most popular
dictionaries and phrasebooks for Mac, Windows, iPhone and iPad, Palm, Windows
Mobile, and the web available today.

10-15 hours/week paid internship
Dates of Internship: May 2012 - August 2012

Our market research and analysis intern works on a series of customer insight and analytical projects. We depend on this intern to identify customer needs, generate and analyze reports on insight data, and use industry-standard research methods and tools to inform the decisions we make on everything from product design to messaging.

With the right analytical skills, this intern will also be responsible for generating the reports necessary to plan and evaluate marketing campaigns. They will partner with the marketing coordinator to identify opportunities and design programs to increase exposure and sales. The ideal candidate will bring a well-rounded business perspective to our campaign planning process.

The market research intern may be responsible for:
Analyzing sales data for trends and reporting findings internally
Working with the marketing coordinator to plan campaigns tied to business objectives
Contributing to a consumer insight initiative by gathering and interpreting customer feedback
Planning and conducting primary research studies to analyze the usability and effectiveness of our products
Collaborating with other interns as needed to support company-wide projects including product launches, resource and process development, and more
Various other research activities as assigned

Current student or recent graduate in business, mathematics, statistics, economics, psychology, or related field
Extensive quantitative analysis experience: thorough knowledge of Microsoft Excel and similar tools
Interest in exploring customer data and identifying trends
Experience summarizing and reporting data findings
Excellent grammar and proofreading habits
Flexibility, curiosity, and enthusiasm about projects
Proficiency in a non-English language preferred, but not required

Learn more about us at our website:

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To hear what current and previous interns have to say about interning at Ultralingua, watch this intern testimonial video:

To hear more about working at Ultralingua, watch this video:

You can submit a resume and cover letter at

Applications are due April 1, 2012.

Please make a point to explain in your cover letter why you are a good fit for the responsibilities and environment outlined in this job description.

If you have questions about our company or this position, please contact Ashleigh Lincoln at

Internship opportunities are available with Ultralingua every Fall, Spring and Summer. Applicants are welcome year-round for any session. If you are interested in applying in advance for a future session, please contact Ashleigh Lincoln at for application details.

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