Date: Aug 24, 2018
Location: Birmingham, AL, US
Membership Representative - Birmingham, AL - 13344
Field Operations and Panel Recruitment - USA Birmingham, Alabama
Nielsen is known for our work in TV and Radio Ratings. Since 1923, we have studied consumers in more than 100 countries. We give a complete view of trends and habits worldwide on what people watch, listen to and buy.Being a Nielsen Membership Representative allows you to make your friends with boring jobs jealous and work with the best because no company in the world knows more about consumers than Nielsen. That means you never stop learning because our world is your classroom.
What are some of the Membership Representative responsibilities?
· As a Membership Representative, you are the face of Nielsen. How cool is that? In this role, you:
· Travel to selected homes within a territory using a company-provided vehicle
· Approach statistically-selected homes known as Nielsen families without an appointment and unannounced
· Persuade selected participants to participate in Nielsen TV, Radio and Computer Research. Participation in a Nielsen study is an opportunity for their voice to be heard, to represent their community, and be part of important research that companies rely on to make better decisions about the products and services they offer
· Conduct in-person interviews to collect and enter data to ensure criteria are met
· Drive and commute up to 200 miles per trip and able to be outside, in all weather and traffic conditions
· Navigate secured buildings, gated communities, stairs, elevators, walkways and driveways (paved and unpaved) and a variety of entrances into a prospective participant's residence
What are the minimum qualifications?
· We are looking for passionate, persuasive and people-loving associates like you to join us. This role requires you to:
· Enjoy meeting and interacting with strangers
· Demonstrate the ability to 'sell” selected participants on the importance of participating in the Nielsen Ratings
· Bring relevant work or volunteer experience that includes customer service, market research, census bureau research, in-field research, social service, door-to-door sales, campaign canvassing, etc.
· Work remotely and manage a non-traditional schedule that includes evenings and weekends
· Meet minimum education requirements: High School Diploma or GED with 2-5 years equivalent work experience
· Show proficiency using a tablet and smartphone including the use of e-mail, spreadsheets, and other applications
· Pass a comprehensive background check, including criminal and motor vehicle record required
· Have a valid driver’s license, car insurance, and satisfactory driving record
What does the benefits package include?
· Our comprehensive benefits package is effective day 1 of employment. That's right– We provide you full benefits on your first day of work. We are happy to offer you various health and well-being benefits, unlimited career and high earning potential, top-of-the-line training, paid time off, and a company car to just name a few.
· Extensive paid sales training program. May require travel in various markets for training – lodging and transportation included
· Competitive compensation that includes annual base salary, performance-based bonus plan (highest performers earn up to six (6) figures), the potential for paid overtime, and language pay differential to those who qualify
· Company car, including insurance, gas, and maintenance saving you as much as $8,000 per year
· Tablet, home printer, and cell phone with your monthly talk and data service provided
· 401(k) Plan with company match andEmployee Stock Purchase Program
· Tuition reimbursement
· Paid time off to encourage time for you to find balance, rest, and re-energize:10 vacation days, 6 personal days, 7 company holidays, 10 sick days, maternity leave (10 weeks) and paternity leave (2 weeks)
· And many other outstanding employee benefits
Nielsen N.V. (NYSE: NLSN) is a global performance management company that provides a comprehensive understanding of what consumers Watch and Buy. Nielsen’s Watch segment provides media and advertising clients with Total Audience measurement services across all devices where content — video, audio, and text — is consumed. The Buy segment offers consumer packaged goods manufacturers and retailers the industry’s only global view of retail performance measurement.
By integrating information from its Watch and Buy segments and other data sources, Nielsen provides its clients with both world-class measurement as well as analytics that help improve performance. Nielsen, an S&P 500 company, has operations in over 100 countries that cover more than 90 percent of the world’s population. For more information, visit www.nielsen.com
Nielsen is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, protected veteran status or any other protected class.