Research Executive - Insights

Recruiter
WR Transport & Logistics
Location
Slough
Salary
£20000 - £24000/annum Benefits package
Posted
11 Jun 2017
Closes
11 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Research Executive - £24K - Slough

Research Executive required for leading Foodservice brand based in Slough.
Research Executive MUST have experience with Market Research or a degree related to Research.
Insights experience would be a big advantage.

The Package:

£20K - £24K , 25 days holiday pa, Healthcare cash plan, employee discounts

The Team:

"The Insights Team is part of the Marketing and Insights Team, contributing to the planning, marketing and overall business growth. We're looking for a passionate and driven individual to work collaboratively within the Insights Team to develop, manage, analyse and present industry leading insight to the business, to inform decision-making and raise the profile of the 'voice of the customer' within the business."

The Role:

Working within the team to support the Customer and Corporate Marketing, Group Commercial, Sales and Tenders teams with industry leading insight and research

As part of the role, the ideal candidate will enjoy driving their own personal development in terms of insight skills and business knowledge, through:

Supporting the insight team in the achievement of its objectives whilst gaining experience and knowledge of the technical and softer sides of all elements of insight management

Inputting to all stages of research and insight, from understanding and distilling business needs, writing research briefs, managing agencies, reviewing proposals, programming questionnaire scripts, analysing data, pulling together presentations/reports, making recommendations, presenting results back to teams or individuals - on time and to a high quality

Contributing to the planning, development and delivery of an inspiring and actionable 'Food and Drink Trends' event to ensure each annual event that is delivered across the business sites is better than the last.

Contributing to the design, execution and delivery of ongoing and ad hoc research - driving value out of existing data sources through desk research, and commissioning new research where required

Requirements:

A minimum 2.1 degree in any discipline
Some experience within research or insight, not a must
An understanding, enthusiasm and interest for insight and research
A passion for food and eating out/cooking
Strong written and verbal communication skills, including presenting
An inquisitive and questioning mind-set - with strong an attention to detail
Good grasp of numbers, and the ability to work with graphs and data tables
Ability to tell stories with data and recognise patterns
A good team player
Great people skills - with all levels of seniority

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