Research Account Director - Consumer, Retail & Tech / SW London / £45k to £65k

Recruiter
Location
South West London
Salary
£45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted
04 Apr 2013
Closes
04 May 2013
Ref
00460
Specialism
B2C, FMCG, Retail
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Research Account Director (Mixed methodology with quant emphasis), Consumer, Retail & Tech - Leading Research Agency - c. £45,000 - £65,000 per annum

Based London

This leading research agency works across a variety of sectors including tech, pharma, consumer and retail with a mission to synthesize qualitative and quantitaive research seamlessly into solutions that help clients solve strategic problems, including around branding, segmentation, customer satisfaction and brand tracking, on a global basis.

The Account Director, Consumer, Retail & Tech will be:

  • a key senior member of the consumer team, responsible for leading accounts and developing new business working across retail, FMCG and technology sectors.
  • The position will work on both continuous and adhoc research and insight projects, both domestically and internationally.
  • You will construct imaginative bespoke proposals in response to complex client issues, working collaboratively to deliver projects and deliver striking presentations and workshops.
  • There will also be involvement in new business meeting and pitches, so commercial nous is a must.

While the successful candidate will come from a quantitative research and insight background, work wil be closely integrated with the qualitative research and statistics teams to ensure a joined up, "depth" approach.

The Account Director, Consumer, Retail & Tech, will:

- have excellent academics from a premier institution

- have a keen interest in, and experience of, technology, retail and FMCG

- be an expert in Quantitative research but must have experience of working with Qualitative output and integrating the two. Experience of workshop facilitation would be ideal.

- have experience of leading international projects

- ideally, have experience of working within a small/medium-sized agency

This is an outstanding opportunity for someone with a strong research background to join an agency with a strong proposition which is trying to offer a new solution in the world of research. If this role is of interest, please click apply below.

Research Account Director (Mixed methodology with quant emphasis), Consumer, Retail & Tech - Leading Research Agency - c. £45,000 - £65,000 per annum