Approximate date of posting July 13, 2018
Position: Research Intern
Eligibility Qualified candidates will be working towards an undergraduate degree, preferably in Business, Marketing, Information & Library Science, or a related field of study. Strong Microsoft Office skills are a necessity
Location: Chicago, IL
Company/Organization Cannon Design CannonDesign has an exciting part time opportunity for a Research Intern to work with a dynamic, firm-wide team, based in our Chicago office. We are an integrated global design firm that unites a dynamic team of architects, engineers, strategists, futurists, researchers, and industry specialists driven by a singular goal – to help solve our clients’ and society’s greatest challenges.
Schedule/Hours Part-time Candidates must be available to work a minimum of 14 hours/week (we can be flexible around class schedules).
Time Frame A start date in early September preferred
Description: he ideal candidate will be a self-starter with a strong desire to seek out research and is results oriented. Must be proficient formulating web and database searches and adopt new technologies quickly. Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, verbal/written communication skills and the ability to work well independently or in a team setting is essential. Must be deadline-oriented with the ability to deliver high quality work on a quick turn-around. Knowledge of the education, healthcare, and/or corporate industries, and/or knowledge of architecture and/or design trends is a plus.
This unique position will support the growth of top-line revenue for the firm by providing teams with key research that supports business pursuits, client inquiries, market growth, and thought leadership. Responsibilities will include the following:
- Research, analyze and develop profiles of key competitors and strategic clients across multiple markets including, corporate, healthcare, and education.
- Apply research skills to enhance the effectiveness of our firm’s market and industry research resources and process.
- Support the development and maintenance of internal processes for communicating and sharing research deliverables firm-wide.
- Conduct literature searches that identify industry trends and precedents.
How to Apply: upload your resume and portfolio