• Weekend Research Interviewer (McAllen, TX)

    Abt AssociatesMcallen, TX 78501

    Job #1336819594

  • Organization OverviewDSET is Abt's full-service technology, data, and innovation partner, offering expertise across the entire spectrum of data - from the initial capture, to data wrangling and analytics, and data visualization and dissemination. They combine deep experience in developing, conducting and capturing high-quality data via complex surveys with an ability to normalize, analyze and transform data into actionable insights.Equity, Diversity & InclusionAt Abt Associates, we are committed to creating a lasting culture of equity, diversity and inclusion and recognize that in order to achieve full participation, our practices must be free of prejudice, discrimination, and bias that result in inequitable outcomes. We are actively working to advance equity for everyone, and while we still have much work to do, we know that racial and cultural diversity are an asset to our business and the communities where we live and serve. Our ongoing commitment is focused on creating business practices that advance racial and social equity, investments in community impact programs for the benefit of Black, Indigenous, and people of color (BIPOC), and expand upon project work related to racial equity and social justice.OpportunityWeekend Research Interviewers conduct scripted market research interviews by telephone for the purpose of gathering information and opinions on a variety of important topics and meet all standards of position requirements.Key Responsibilities+ Conduct telephonic, computer based interviews with high degree of accuracy and integrity.+ Follow project specifications.+ Maintain company dialing standards, including but not limited to, placing calls quickly without hesitation between respondents, staying alert and professional, reading verbatim from a script, properly and promptly coding calls.+ Exercise courtesy and professionalism to all respondents.+ Maintain confidentiality of all collected data.+ Strong computer, interpersonal and typing skills.+ Other duties as assigned by manager.Minimum Qualifications+ H.S. Diploma or G.E.D. 10-12 hours of availability on Saturday and Sundays+ Experience in a call center is a plus+ The ability to speak with respondents using a headset and a keyboard or mouse to record responses.+ Exceptional reading, verbal, and listening skills with the ability to multi-task+ Good working knowledge of computers+ Strong typing skills+ Positive and self-motivated demeanorAbt Associates is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse workforce. Abt Associates provides market-competitive salaries and comprehensive employee benefits.#LI-RH1As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, Abt Associates is committed to fostering a diverse, multicultural work environment where our employees respect one another and share a commitment to our firm's values, mission, and strategies. Abt Associates Inc. provides equal employment to all participants and employees without regard to age, race, color, sex, creed, citizenship status, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, marital status, or veteran status.