At SSRS, the work we do has an impact. We give people the chance to be heard by conducting quantitative and qualitative research on a variety of topics including current events, health care, customer satisfaction, politics, media usage, sports, and more.

Our team of critical thinkers has genuine enthusiasm for our work and a shared goal to connect people through research.  We get excited about the inherent problem solving involved in survey-based research, and our process fosters transparency through collaboration.

We are currently seeking a Senior Project Director (SPD), a position that is responsible for implementation of projects from study initiation through delivery of final data to the client, providing critical day-to-day management of studies and analytical support.   We’re looking for someone with 3-5 years of relevant experience, or advanced education.  A sense of humor, organizational skills, and a love of all things data would be great, too.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Take ownership of projects and deliverables.
  • Responsible for quality control of projects, including checking survey programs, mailing materials, coding, crosstabs, SPSS files, and all other client deliverables including reporting.
  • Communicate with internal operational teams.
  • Maintain project-specific schedules and monitor timelines.
  • Document project processes and procedures.
  • Review and format questionnaires.
  • Produce fieldwork and progress reports and draft basic analysis of trends and outliers.
  • Prepare data reports in word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Collaborate with the Research Director or Account Executive on client communications.
  • Provide research support for a wide variety of studies using different survey modalities.
  • Conduct background research.
  • Other duties as the needs of the business dictate.

Position Requirements

  • Undergraduate or graduate degree in marketing, social science, business or equivalent combination of education and work experience.
  • Ability to solve problems or apply critical thinking.
  • Desire to work in an exciting, fast-paced environment with renowned industry professionals.
  • Proven organizational skills and ability to handle multiple projects while preserving attention to details.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft products, particularly Word and Excel.
  • Professional attitude and strong interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Experience with SPSS, R, or other statistical software is a plus.

Our goal is to promote diversity, creativity, and flexibility across our teams while strengthening problem-solving abilities and collaboration.  

Ready to be part of something bigger?  Apply today to join the team that is redefining research to impact positive change.


Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.