Dialectica: Associate, Survey Design (Athens)


About Dialectica

Dialectica is an information services company that shapes better decision-making worldwide. We partner with the world’s leading investment and consulting companies, enabling them to collect real-time information and market insights from industry experts across markets, industries, and regions.

Guided by our mission to achieve unparalleled customer recognition, we are building the most trusted and innovative knowledge-sharing platform in the world. Every day we work on our aspiration to be a truly industry-leading organization by attracting and cultivating ambitious talent based in Athens, London, New York, Montreal and Vancouver. We plan to have a strong presence across the world with more than 1,200 team members in the coming five years.

Dialectica has been recognized as one of Europe’s fastest-growing companies for 2022 and 2021 by the Financial Times as well as the 9th Best Workplace in the region. It is also named a Best Workplace and a top employer in Greece in 2022, 2021 and 2020 by the Great Place to Work Institute.

About the role

In the role of Associate, Survey Design your role is to partner with our clients to understand their quantitative B2B insights needs and to translate their insights requirements into best-in-class surveys – advising them on asking the right questions; programming the survey, conducting quality control on survey responses and then visualising the outputs.

You will be based in our Athens office located in the heart of the city at Ermou Street.

Please note we are in particular interested in candidates that would be interested in exploring relocation opportunities to one of our international offices.

Role Scope

1. Survey Design

  • Understand the research and survey deliverable needs of consulting, private equity and hedge fund clients
  • Use this knowledge to provide value-add advisory on best practises in survey design

2. Survey Programming

  • Lead the delivery of survey programming efforts
  • Ensure that survey programming service delivery is on-par with our Client Service Team culture of quality and hyper-reactive client service

3. Survey Quality Control

  • Contribute to Survey Quality Control activities; such as data review, respondent quality checks and other processes related to improving the quality of our survey deliverables

4. Survey Visualisation

  • Lead the execution of Survey Visualization efforts; creating easy to consume excel and powerpoint deliverables

5. Client Management & Business Development

  • As you develop in your role you will have the opportunity to contribute to client facing activities

You will develop a range of marketable business skills in the role:

  • Market Research: leading survey design and programming for consulting, private equity
  • Data Analysis & Visualisation: developing excel skills and powerpoint in survey visualisation efforts
  • Project Management: collaborate with multiple stakeholders holding different and often conflicting priorities
  • Commercial Acumen: working on 10+ projects per month in diverse global industries

What we look for

At Dialectica, we don’t believe in a “one size fits all” approach to hiring. We welcome candidates with different experiences and backgrounds. Here are some qualities that many of our successful applicants possess:

  • Academic achievement gained in any undergraduate field
  • Participation in extracurricular activities with proven records of leadership
  • Strong interest and passion for the business world evident through your studies, internship, or extra-curricular activity
  • A development mentality to view setbacks and short term challenges as learning opportunities for growth
  • A client service & problem solving mentality, which means you are committed to go beyond your clients’ needs to deliver true value


  • 0-3 years of work experience
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • Fluency in English is a must

Not sure if you have it all? Apply anyways so we can get to know you and learn how you can deliver value at our company.


  • The opportunity to gain transferable skills including market research design, excel analysis & powerpoint visualisation, commercial awareness, professional communication, time and project management
  • Learning and Development programs including but not limited to our onboarding bootcamp, Mini-MBA program, and step up programs
  • Be part of a creative, entrepreneurial and fast-paced, workplace guided by the values of transparency, diversity, quality, caring, teamwork, ownership, leadership, and constant improvement
  • Competitive compensation schemes including a performance bonus scheme
  • Private medical insurance and competitive savings plan
  • Sponsored health and wellbeing and team bonding activities
  • The opportunity to work and live in international offices outside of Greece through our exchange program
  • Work in a collaborative, and diverse hub in the heart of Athens

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