Quality Assurance Editor (San Diego)

compensation: $14/hour
employment type: full-time

Do you take an analytical approach to data? Are a self-motivated goal setter? Do you work well with little supervision with a high degree of integrity? We have a job for you.

We are a growing market research firm of about 65 dedicated employees, located in San Diego near Old Town and Mission Bay. At TrendSource, we create an environment which encourages people to take initiative and pursue the experiences they need in order to grow in their careers. While we take our roles seriously, humor is welcomed, and a casual dress code is permitted. Check us out on Instagram #lifeattrendsource.

From humble beginnings in 1989 as a mystery shopping company, TrendSource has grown into a full-service market research, data collection and strategic consulting firm for companies in multiple industries, including manufacturing, food service, and retail, both local and nationwide. Additionally, TrendSource offers compliance audits for risk management. We have a network of Independent Contractors (Field Agents) that collect this data through various methodologies such as mystery shopping, survey collection, and onsite inspections

Quality Assurance Editors are responsible for reviewing data (narratives, short answers, multiple choice answers, photos, etc.) submitted by our field agents to identify and correct errors in order to meet client standards before final submission. The right candidate for this position is a detail oriented team player with great computer and communication skills.

We are looking for candidates who will embrace our core values of diligence, passion, openness, integrity, innovation, teamwork, and accountability. This means:
  • We are all responsible to deliver the best possible product to our clients
  • We communicate with our co-workers, Field Agents, and clients clearly and respectfully
  • When we see something is wrong, we speak up, and try to solve the problem
  • We admit our mistakes but don't dwell on them; instead we use them as growth opportunities
  • We embrace change and view it as an opportunity to improve and grow
  • We actively pursue personal and professional growth through self-directed or formal education
  • Some college or applicable experience preferred
  • Prior experience with editing/writing preferred
  • Attention to detail and consistency
  • Excellent spelling, grammar, and editing skills
  • Proven ability to manage in fast-paced environment
  • Quick ramp-up to understanding of complex concepts/systems
  • Competent use of Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Internet Explorer or Google Chrome
  • New Hire Training: We will train you on our internal systems to ensure that you will be successful when it's time to work on your own. You will be supported by both your team and our Organizational Development group.
  • Servant Leadership: Your manager will collaborate with you to help you succeed by providing regular check-ins and feedback.
  • Leadership Development: We are committed to developing strong leaders through training programs, coaching, online resources, and our learning library.
  • Skill Development: As a project coordinator you will fine tune your skills in mutli-tasking/switch-tasking, communication, teamwork, problem solving, project and deadline management, and negotiation.
  • Fun: Casual dress, social hours, picnics, dress up days, community service, potlucks, bowling night, company parties, and more!
  • Benefits: Full-time, permanent employees enjoy a generous PTO plan, medical, dental, and vision insurance, alternate work week, and a 401(k).
  • Do The Right Thing: Even when it's hard, we do what's right.
  • Passion: We are passionate about or clients, our culture, and products.
  • Accountability: We will always be accountable to our ​clients, our shareholders, our fellow ​employees, and ourselves.
  • Results: We are action-driven and results-oriented.
  • Perseverance: We will persevere through adversity, delivering ​meaningful outcomes for our clients and growing ​stronger together. ​
  • Transformation: We embrace transformation as an opportunity to grow personally and professionally.

COMPENSATION: $14/hour + incentive

This position is part-time with Thurs/Fri shifts required. Sept - Dec. Remote work is possible.


This is a non-exempt position. We do not offer relocation reimbursement.

Pre-employment testing including drug screening (marijuana use prohibited, medical or otherwise) background check.

TrendSource is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All employment decisions at TrendSource are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, gender identity, physical or mental disability, marital status, genetic information, medical condition, military and veteran status, political affiliation, or any other factor protected by law.

TrendSource is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind is prohibited. TI-PTQAE-2019-01
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