Kynetec is looking for qualified Virtual Telephone Interviewers who live in the United States. Kynetec is the world’s largest market research company dedicated to agricultural and animal health. A Virtual Telephone Interviewer is the vital point of contact between Kynetec and our valuable research participants across North America. We give farmers and crop consultants a voice through telephone surveys to ensure that the products, services, or ideas/concepts are readily available for them in their market to better serve them and make their lives easier. As a Virtual Telephone Interviewer, you will be trained to take part in this exciting and important data collection role.

Why work with Kynetec?

  •  Flexible scheduling makes it easy to work around a school or personal schedule
  • Ability to work from home
  • Gain experience working in the agricultural field
  • Kynetec promotes from within whenever possible
  • Chance to earn incentives after becoming a permanent employee

Key Activities

  • Calling an allocated sample of farmers and other agricultural professionals to secure survey participation
  • Completing telephone surveys using our internet hosted questionnaires and online phone systems
  • Providing accurate and quality data in a timely manner
  • Building long-term, professional and positive relationships with our participants
  • Able to work independently and follow instructions

Skills Required / Expectations

  • Enjoy talking about agriculture and talking to agricultural professionals
  • Must have competent computer skills
  • Demonstrate a pleasant, professional manner and the ability to persuade respondentsl to participate in surveys
  • Customer service, telephone experience an advantage
  • Manage time effectively to successfully complete assignments on schedule and on quota
  • Must possess clear, articulate voice and proper use of grammar
  • Attentive to details; recognize problems; able to problem solve and / or escalate issues to supervisor and log daily feedback on studies dialed
  • Self-motivated and proactive
  • Perform all tasks with honesty and integrity
  • Reliable, independent judgment with minimal supervision
  • Adhere to scheduled shifts and all team meetings
  • Maintain confidentially of all client and survey information
  • Market research experience an advantage
  • High school diploma or GED required

Equipment Requirements

  • Provide a PC with Google Chrome or Firefox browser
  • USB headset
  • Webcam and microphone capabilities on the PC being used
  • Have access to a reliable and secure internet connection (30 Mbps as a minimum speed)
  • Willing to install other necessary programs to complete the job
  • Will be required to install Skype and plug-ins as necessary

How to Apply

Please send your references and résumé to:

Hiring Manager: Mary Stevison

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Virtual Phone Interviewer

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