Social Sciences Intern - McCann Health New Jersey

Employer
Worldgroup Careers MWT
Location
Parsippany Troy Hills, New Jersey
Posted
Jun 10, 2021
Closes
Jun 13, 2021
Ref
2199589375
Position Type
Other
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Business
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

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


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