Asia Pacific / Singapore / / Singapore /


#: 743999731898500 / REF1546C



Job Description

Nielsen is building talent pipelines to meet future hiring demand. This is a pipeline role, while there is not an immediate opening, we want to build relationships with prospective candidates like you. If your background is a match to our requirements, we’ll follow up with the exploratory conversation.

Nielsen Fast Forward is your gateway into getting to know the world of consumer insights. As a Fast Forward Intern, you are offered a diverse range of learning opportunities and ample possibilities that are designed to stretch your capabilities, develop your technical and soft skills, and showcase how you can make a difference. Assignments will vary in character across the functions and practice areas. However, here is a general job profile of activities you will be driving as a Fast Forward Intern.

Potential Openings:
Consumer Insights (Quantitative), Customized Intelligence

  • Work with market analysts to implement and deliver customised research solutions.
  • Understand the process and function involved in quantitative analysis with a focus on consumer behaviour trends.
  • Opportunity to manage fieldwork, observe and field-witness on-going studies.
  • Assist in client service essentials and client management.
  • Communicate with, and update clients and internal stakeholders on project status.
  • Involvement in consumer insights analysis and reporting.
  • Contribute supplementary insights by conducting secondary research on existing market trends, projections and forecasts.

Consumer Insights (Qualitative), Customized Intelligence

  • Aid in the qualitative study design approach and the crafting of proposals.
  • Develop and/or enhance research instruments such as the recruitment screener and discussion guide.
  • Help facilitate running of in-depth interviews and focus group discussions.
  • Assist in the following areas of project management: management of field partners, project costing, preparation of contracts and timeline planning.
  • Perform note taking, report writing and content analysis.
  • Engage and liaise with both internal and external clients throughout the research process.
  • Opportunities to experience various methodologies include ethnography, interview focus groups, semiotics etc


  • Must be proficient in MS Office, especially Excel and PowerPoint
  • Background in Statistics or Business Analytics if applicable
  • Comfortable working with large data sets
  • Strong project management capabilities
  • Hands on, technical & analytical mindset
  • Drive workflow automation and enhancement
  • Good interpersonal skills. communication, teamplayer
  • Able to prioritize own workload
  • Available for 6 months