Now accepting applications for Research Associate position

We are seeking a Research Associate to join the Angus Reid Institute. This is a full-time position, based either in Vancouver or Toronto.

You will be a key contributor on a co-operative team; creating survey questionnaires, conducting secondary research and writing reports under deadline.

You’re well-versed in Canadian and international political, social and economic trends. You have an understanding of research and polling methodology and process. You aren’t necessarily a research expert, but you’re willing to learn.

You will also be called upon to create web content, so experience with WordPress and some basic HTML/CCS ability is an asset. So is a working knowledge of French.

Funding levels for this role are between $50,000 to $80,000, depending on experience and ability.


Creating survey questionnaires

Analyzing data

Writing accurate, engaging reports

Researching policy

Creating graphs, charts and basic infographics

Programming surveys

Required Skills and Experience: 

Undergraduate degree in Journalism, Sociology, Economics or Political Science

Ability to handle heavy writing workload under tight deadlines

Superb writing, research and organizational skills

High attention to detail

Ability to quickly adjust priorities to respond to pressing demands

Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint


Qualified candidates should apply immediately with cover letter and CV to:

We thank you for your interest and advise that only those shortlisted will be contacted.

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