Diplomatic Language Services (DLS), founded in 1985, specializes in the provision of language and cultural training and related language services to US government and commercial clients. Based in Arlington, VA, with additional locations in Herndon and Elkridge, we offer a dynamic, fast-paced environment, a chance to be part of a committed, welcoming team, and ample opportunity for professional growth.
DLS is seeking a summer Market Research Intern to help us understand the current landscape for a new market segment we are looking to pursue. We hope to better understand what services are currently in demand, research main industry players and examine emerging market trends.
Internship will be based on 15-20 hours per week for 7-8 weeks, with some flexibility. Good analytical and communication skills and prior experience or coursework related to market/industry research strongly preferred.
- Review company’s market research plan and offer suggestions for improvement
- Research current offerings in one or several market segments
- Gather information about current industry players
- Identify key market drivers and emerging trends
- Organize and present research findings
- MBA candidate with prior experience or recent coursework in industry/market research
- Very strong analytical and communication skills
- Ability to work very well as part of a multicultural team
- Prior experience in instructional technology, instructional design, language training or related areas a strong plus
DLS is a growing company that offers a fun, multicultural environment with good opportunities for professional advancement. To apply, please apply online at https://dlsdc.com/company/careers/ or email us your resume, cover letter, and hourly rate requirements. No phone calls, please.
DLS IS PROUD TO BE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER AND CONFORMS TO ALL THE LAWS, STATUTES, AND REGULATIONS CONCERNING EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES AND AFFIRMATIVE ACTION. WE STRONGLY ENCOURAGE WOMEN, MINORITIES, INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES AND VETERANS TO APPLY TO ALL OF OUR JOB OPENINGS. ALL QUALIFIED APPLICANTS WILL RECEIVE CONSIDERATION WITHOUT REGARD TO RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER, GENDER IDENTITY, GENETIC INFORMATION & TESTING, MARITAL STATUS, MILITARY STATUS, NATIONAL ORIGIN, AGE, DISABILITY, VETERAN STATUS OR ANY OTHER STATUS PROTECTED BY LAW. DLS IS A MEMBER OF DHS E-VERIFY PROGRAM.
FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT DLS, PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBSITE AT https://dlsdc.com/
Job Types: Part-time, Temporary, Internship
Pay: $15.00 - $20.00 per hour
- Temporarily due to COVID-19