Social Sciences Intern - McCann Health New Jersey

Worldgroup Careers MWT
Parsippany Troy Hills, New Jersey
Jun 10, 2021
Jun 13, 2021
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Social Sciences Intern: MHNJ

Job Description: Summer 2021

May 19, 2021

The Social Sciences Intern supports senior social science experts to identify critical drivers of health-related behaviors for brands. In this capacity, he/she/they will draw upon experience in one of the sub fields of relevance (anthropology, sociology, psychology, behavioral economics, linguistics, public health, applied behavioral sciences) to develop a working knowledge of the McCann Health Social Sciences Toolkit and apply this knowledge to client engagements, practice development, and new business opportunities.

About the Job:
  • Applying social science to health communications
    • Supporting senior social science experts on various brand engagements, such as customer journey mapping, insight generation, and tactical development
  • Conducting literature reviews and developing POVs on relevant topics in social sciences
  • Utilizing the McCann Health Social Sciences toolkit to solve client challenges
  • Supporting research coordination and data analysis for quantitative and qualitative research studies

About You:
  • Strategic intuition
  • Effective problem solver
  • Collaborative in nature
  • Curious at heart
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to toggle between multiple subjects quickly and effectively
  • Strong PowerPoint/presentation skills
  • Qualitative and quantitative data analysis skills preferred
  • Degree in Anthropology, Psychology, Sociology, Behavioral Economics, Linguistics, Public Health, Health Psychology, Applied Behavioral Sciences or in a relevant area
  • Demonstrated interest in Social Sciences through at least 1 year of previous internship experience or academic research

  • Paid internship
  • 40 hours/week through the end of summer

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