Associate Director

  • Location:

    St Albans

  • Sector:

    Market research

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £42k - 55k per year

  • Job ref:

    ML/25563

  • Published:

    9 days ago

Sue Hill is seeking a high-caliber Qual/Quant Associate Director looking for a new challenge across a diverse brand of the UK’S LEADING portfolio.

An opportunity has opened for a talented Associate Director who has the creativity and drive to strengthen the team/company further.

Key Role and Skills:

  • As an expert in quantitative research, you’ll ensure clients receive water-tight solutions as well as help us to drive forward innovation in our approach
  • When it comes to quant research, you will work with an external statistician and our house data team whilst you invest your time in carving a compelling story opposed to data crunching!
  • Having also gained experience in qual, you will be expected run quant/qual projects, as they believe there is great merit in combining both approaches
  • You will benefit from exposure to some of the best minds in the business – ensuring that you continue to develop in your own career
  • As well as developing your research expertise, as an AD your opinions are vital for longer-term business strategy and development within the company
  • As part of the team, you’ll also have an enviable opportunity to gain exposure to and knowledge of our ground-breaking approaches, our in-house data team and our on-site software development gurus
  • Experience of delivering the aspects of the role detailed above are essential, while four broader attributes would also be very important:
  • A creative mind that can deliver bespoke, fresh research solutions – putting an engaging twist on issues that commonly confront leading brands
  • Proven experience in designing and delivering highly complex, multi-strand projects and meeting deadlines
  • Experience moderating a range of qualitative methodologies, preferably including focus groups
  • The skills to manage and inspire those with less experience
  • Previous retail, technology/telecoms, FMCG or travel-research experience is a bonus but this role is more about having a passion for these sectors and being in tune with current trends and the way consumers think

Benefits:

  • 28 days holiday plus bank holidays and your birthday off
  • Contributory pension scheme of 2.5% for 2.5% employee contribution
  • Dental scheme, paid for lunches and snacks, gym discounts and interest-free season ticket loan
  • Incentives include flexi time, buddy scheme, eyecare and childcare voucher

If you are interested in this role please contact Mark Leigh on 020 7378 5476 or email him at mark.leigh@suehill.com