Our People Are Our Greatest Asset

Learn and work with some of the best in the market research industry. NPD offers opportunities in client development, operations, technology, research science, product development and management, and corporate functions with strong benefits, flexible work schedules, and a global outlook.

The different experiences and perspectives of our people are at the heart of our success. We are committed to cultivating an environment that respects the individual strengths, views, and experiences that collectively drive innovation and growth.

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Students and Early Career Professionals

Summer Associate Program

Our Summer Associate Program is a 10 week program designed to give participants an opportunity to broaden their knowledge and develop a solid foundation in the field of market research through a variety of disciplines: consumer research, custom research, quantitative analysis, strategy, and broader market insights.

Charter Program

Our Charter Program offers recent college graduates the unique opportunity to put their educational and work experiences into practice while learning about NPD’s Retail Business, Market Analysis groups, and overall organization. This exciting and robust program prepares participants for a client-facing analytical career through rotational assignments and learning activities over a period of one year.

Interested? Learn more about our programs.

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with some of the best.


and develop your skills and interests.


the innovation of research solutions.


your life—and manage your career.

Why NPD?

The NPD Group attracts a diverse group of people who are loyal, smart, and passionate about what they do. The nature of NPD’s private ownership allows for transparent direction and strategy from management, making for a culture where team members genuinely care about their contribution to company success.

  • Opportunities for career mobility, advancement, high-level client exposure, and endless learning for hard-working individuals
  • Internal program focused on networking, philanthropy, and professional development
  • Superior benefits for you and your family from day one, including a 401(k) plan after one month
  • Robust time off policy and flexible work/life integration
  • Paid parental leave
  • Tuition reimbursement program

About NPD

NPD offers data, industry expertise, and prescriptive analytics to help our clients grow their businesses in a changing world. With offices in 30 cities across the Americas, Europe, and Asia-Pacific, we help our clients measure, predict, and improve performance across all channels.

The NPD Group, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Disability Assistance: NPD is committed to being an Equal Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers, including job seekers with disabilities. If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access the Company’s career webpage as a result of your disability. You may request reasonable accommodations by calling 516-625-2883 or by sending an email to careers@npd.com.