RUDN students met with representatives of the employer company KANTAR TNS

RUDN students met with representatives of the employer company KANTAR TNS

On October 11, a seminar “Sociologist as a Profession” was held on the basis of the Department of Sociology of the Federal State Employment Service of RUDN University with representatives of the KANTAR TNS employer company Tatyana Loichuk and Andrey Raldugin.

Every year, students of the Federal State Employment Service of the RUDN University in the Sociology direction undergo practical training at Kantar TNS, some of them are arranged for summer practices, internships and are subsequently employed by the company.

During the meeting, company representatives told students about the benefits of working at Kantar TNS, as well as about their capabilities as part of their implementation during their studies:

Practice

Duration: during the year, at least 1 month, full-time 5 days a week.

For whom: students of any course

  • Participation in real research projects
  • Creation of questionnaires and data analytics
  • Basic principles for creating presentations and reports
  • Inclusion in the personnel reserve for starting positions

Internship

Duration: 1 year from August, full-time 5 days a week.

For whom: undergraduate students and graduate students

  • Practical experience in the field of expertise for the year
  • Interesting tasks and involvement in real projects from the first days
  • Professional training in research methods
  • Registration in the state of Kantar under the Labor Code of the Russian Federation from the first day
  • Work in one of the research departments after the end of the program

Research Workshops

Deadline: February-May, Fridays

For whom: 1st year students and older

  • Lectures, master classes and practical assignments from experts and clients of the company
  • An opportunity to understand how research works in real life
  • Useful research chips and life hacks from Kantar professionals

Work in the field (interviewer)

Duration: throughout the year, flexible schedule

For whom: students of any course, graduates

  • Practical work experience
  • Understanding the specifics of working in the “field” and the data collection process
  • Decent pay and practice
  • Work with flexible schedules throughout the year

Students showed great interest in the event, asked questions regarding the structure of the company, its main areas of work, the prestige and relevance of the profession of sociologist. Clarifying questions were also asked about internships and ongoing workshops: how to sign up for them, when they take place.

For employment, master classes, internships, contact Tatyana Loychuk (tatiana.loychuk@kantar.com) . For questions on internships at Kantar, contact Anastasia Tertyshnikova (tertyshnikova-ag@rudn.ru)

Kantar TNS (ZAO TNS MITS) is one of the leaders in the Russian research market. Founded in 1989, the company has gone from a small research agency to a large company, part of the international research holding Kantar and the advertising and communication group WPP. In Russia, Kantar TNS provides a full cycle of work in the field of custom marketing research. The company's customers are large national and international companies, leading brands in their industries.

News
All news
Career
19 Jul
RUDN and Roszapovedcenter sign a cooperation agreement

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia and the Federal Reserve Center of the Ministry of Natural Resources of Russia signed a cooperation agreement. The partnership is aimed at achieving the indicators, objectives and results of the federal project “Conservation of biological diversity and development of ecological tourism” of the national project “Ecology”, including creating a staff training system for the protected areas of the Russian Federation.

Career
03 Jun
Don't confuse stress with overwork and fatigue

April 24, in the framework of the “Week of Success of Sistema JSFC and RUDN University” (April 17-24), 40 future doctors, psychologists, linguists and philologists of RUDN University attended master class “Stress and methods of dealing with it”, conducted by Evgeny Lazarev, Head of the International Department of the MEDSI Group of Companies. He talked about the types of stress and how to learn to listen to your body and stay healthy.

Career
01 Jun
Students have the same information as New York investors

Even in Ancient Babylon, they taught financial literacy. Modern market is open for investment. A student can learn this during breaks between lectures — Nikita Emelyanov, Director of the department for work with shares of Sistema Capital AM, is sure of that.