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Research Manager

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Market research

  • Job ref:

    ML25987

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £32k - 40k per year

  • Contact:

    Recruitment

  • Contact email:

    Mark.Leigh@suehill.com

  • Contact phone:

    020 7378 5476

  • Posted:

    02/01/20

  • Duration:

    Permanent

  • Startdate:

    2019-12-20 00:00:00

My Client requires an experienced Research Manager to join their small but busy team in central London.

The role is hands-on, involving all aspects of market research. The successful candidate will be ambitious and keen to play a leading role in the development of our company. The candidate will work on, and manage, a range of different project types in different sectors. Previous experience in research is a must, preferably in the B2B space, with agency-side experience a significant advantage. This is a client-facing role and the ability to liaise with clients, manage teams is crucial.

Seeking extensive experience on a range of different projects preferably including at least one of the following:

  • Customer satisfaction/loyalty
  • Brand studies
  • Customer segmentation
  • Market assessment
  • New product/concept development


Solid capabilities in the core research activities which make up the main elements of the role:

  • Enquiry handling by phone or in person
  • Designing research projects from client briefs
  • Proposal writing
  • Designing questionnaires
  • Qualitative & Quantitative Data analysis
  • Constructing presentations, and managing analysis programmes
  • Presentation skills
  • Project management skills


Also expect:
 

  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • A strategic thinker
  • Ability to co-ordinate and manage a team on projects
  • Excellent organisation and workload management skills
  • Strong numerical ability
  • Usual IT skills (PPT, Word, Excel)


Desirable (but not essential):
 

  • B2B research experience
  • Experience of focus group moderation and analysis of qualitative data
  • Statistics skills / experience using a stats package e.g. SPSS
  • Experience in specialist research skills such as CONJOINT, SIMALTO, pricing studies, etc.
  • Experience in social media listening/tracking
  • Experience in big data analytics
  • Data visualisation skills
  • Experience using CRM systems such as SalesForce
  • Business development experience