25 days ago

MARKET RESEARCH TRAINEE - Villars-sur-Glâne/Fribourg (temp., 50%)

Vifor Pharma

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MARKET RESEARCH TRAINEE - Villars-sur-Glâne/Fribourg (temp., 50%)

You are a Student or Graduate in Business or Marketing and want to gain first experience in Market Research within a pharmaceutical company?
Join our team in Villars-sur-Glâne/Fribourg and support executing Market Research projects from pre-project launch activities to project reporting. In this position as Market Research Trainee (12 months contract, part-time (50%)), you will work closely together with different internal and external stakeholders. Your tasks will be, but are not limited to:
  • Collaborate on designing and setting-up allocated market research projects together with the project sponsor: Prepare internal briefing documents, check secondary data, include the details in internal data bases, etc.
  • Support with briefing and choosing a vendor; sending out requests for proposals
  • Manage the contracting with a vendor, collaborating closely with agencies and internal stakeholders and making sure the signed contracts and documents are well administered (master service agreement, notice of commission, etc.)
  • Ensure safety information reporting and coordinate training for all vendor staff
  • Together with vendor and brand team: Develop material as appropriate, e.g. screeners, questionnaires, stimulus material or discussion guides and ensure compliance with approval form
  • Proof-read and conduct language cross-checks for questionnaires and other documents
  • Maintain close contact with vendor during fieldwork and ensure observer forms are signed
  • Monitor project tracking and quarterly reporting between vendor and the drug safety contact
  • Support with project reporting, presentation and follow-up actions with the team
  • Ensure project documentation and support with administrative tasks
We are searching for an autonomous and proactive candidate who demonstrates strong organizational and time-management skills. Furthermore, you meet the following requirements:
  • Min. completed Bachelor's Degree in Business or Marketing
  • First experience in Market Research, ideally within the pharmaceutical or a similar industry would be an advantage
  • First experience in project management
  • Very good language skills in French, English and German, both in oral and written communication
  • Proficient user of MS Office, ideally also experience with IMS database
  • Affinity for numbers and for analyzing data
  • Strong team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills, highly committed to meet customer's needs

Sarah Osswald
International Talent Acquisition Specialist
+41 58 851 83 24