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Research Intern (Spring 2023)

Washington, District of Columbia, United States

An internship at KRC Research in Washington, DC is a perfect opportunity to become immersed in the field of opinion research and gain invaluable hands-on business experience. KRC interns work directly with project teams assisting with research design, execution, and analysis. All KRC Research internships are paid and include extensive training opportunities. We highly value our interns and their contributions. In fact, the vast majority of our entry level staff started their career at KRC as interns.

For more details from previous interns, take a look at the following blog posts, and please review our website for information about the qualitative, quantitative, and analytics research.

  1. An Intern Answers the Questions that She Asked in Her Own KRC Interview
  2. The KRC Internship Experience: An Insider’s Perspective

About KRC Research

KRC Research is a leading global strategic market research firm and a member of the Interpublic Group of companies (NYSE: IPG), a global leader in modern marketing solutions. KRC specializes in qualitative and quantitative public opinion research and analytics to drive strategy, start conversations, and measure success. Our work spans the healthcare, corporate, consumer, technology, and financial industries as well as non-profit and government sectors. We work with both our sister agencies (including Weber Shandwick, Powell Tate, and United Minds) and direct-to-KRC clients. KRC is headquartered in Washington, DC with staff across the U.S.


  1. Strong preference for those who are a graduate student, recent college graduate or current/rising college senior. 
  2. Must be able to work a minimum of 30+ hours per week, with a strong preference for those who can work full-time (40 hours per week). This internship will begin in January 2023 and go through May. 
  3. Must have superior analytical and writing skills, be a proactive communicator, and possess a keen eye for detail.
  4. Strong preference for those with previous internship/work experience. (Experience in opinion research is not required.)
  5. Should have an interest in market research including work with data, analytics, or data visualization.

To Apply

We are currently accepting applications for openings in Washington, DC but are open to remote intern applicants. Please submit each of the following: the online application, a resume, and a cover letter. Applications will be considered until positions are filled, but we encourage you to apply early.

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