GfK - Praktikum im Bereich GeoMarketing

Market research is the original data driven business. Incubated and spun-off from a university, we have earned the trust of the world's biggest companies and leading brands – for more than 80 years. Today, everything at GfK starts and ends with Data and Science .
We are proud of our heritage – and our future: Currently we are on a transformational journey from a traditional market research company to a trusted provider of prescriptive data analytics powered by cutting edge technology. This is only possible with extraordinary people – and this is why we are looking for YOU to help shape our future.

Job Description

As an intern (m/f/d) in Geo Marketing you will support the creation of digital vector maps with the help of a Geographical Information System (GIS).

In detail, you will perform the following tasks:

  • Data research by telephone and Internet

  • Systematic documentation of internal workflows as well as support and optimization

  • Preparation of data, if necessary execution of statistical evaluations and tests

  • presenting the results of the analyses in reports and presentations

  • Creation of thematic maps

Requirements:

  • university studies in geography, statistics, economics or geoinformatics, economics or social sciences (cartographic or geoinformatics training)

  • GIS experience (digitization in Mapinfo, ArcGIS or QGIS, generalization, table management)

  • Secure MS-Office user Knowledge

  • independent, accurate and structured work

  • Distinct ability to work in a Team

  • Good language skills in German and English

  • spanish, russian or arabic knowledge desirable

Can there be a better place to take center stage in the digital revolution?

We offer an exciting work environment that brings people together. We encourage an entrepreneurial and innovative spirit. We make use of the latest digital technologies. We are looking for self-starters, who accept challenges and create solutions. We are excited to get to know you.