The Company:

An award-winning Insight Consultancy is looking to hire a quantitative or mixed-method consultant at the Research Manager level, due to their continuing growth.

The Role: Research Manager

This consultancy work on complex research projects for some of the World’s leading brands in Retail, Media and Technology sectors. This is a great opportunity to work across a variety of ad hoc quantitative projects, utilising progressive techniques and advanced tech to uncover insights. Projects range from a brand and creative development to product and service development. There is the opportunity to work on combined qualitative projects, depending on your experience and interests.

Responsibilities include:

  • Leading bespoke studies from inception to debrief: attending briefings, creating proposals, designing the research methods, overseeing the fieldwork, analysis and leading the debrief presentations.
  • Projects focus on a brand and creative development, brand strategy, product and service development, and category usage and attitudes.
  • Analyse and synthesise data to create interpretive, insightful outputs to meet the client’s research, commercial and communication objectives.
  • Integrate progressive and innovative techniques where appropriate.
  • Play a key role in driving business development, writing proposals, designing research and leading pitches.
  • Manage a junior member of the team.

The Candidate: Research Manager

The ideal Research Manager will be a skilled quantitative researcher, who is adept at integrating research results from a range of sources to present a compelling story to clients. You’ll be both a clever thinker, a challenger of the status quo and a creative presenter, who can deliver actionable insights with style and authority. You could be an established Research Manager or a Senior Research Executive taking the step up.

Key requirements include:

  • Experience of leading quantitative projects from beginning to end.
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively with people at different levels.
  • Excellent storytelling skills, with the ability to draw strategic recommendations from the insight and identify the key business implications for the client.
  • A can-do attitude, with the ability to turn your had to a number of different projects.
  • Educated to degree level.

In return, this agency will offer you the flexibility to work on the projects that you are most passionate about, supporting you along the way with continuous investment and training.