Associate Director - Research
Our client is a full service research agency, based in central London. They work across a range of sectors including Media, FMCG and retail, offering mixed methodology solutions to their clients. They are now looking for an Associate Director to join their exciting team, to manage a variety of ad hoc projects using both qualitative and quantitative methods. This role will suit someone who enjoys taking the lead and building up strong client relationships, and delivering quality insights.
In this role you will be working on a range of ad hoc on a full cycle bases from proposals through to presenting to clients and debrief.
Key duties include:-
- Pitching for new opportunities
- Overseeing each step of the project
- Liaising with clients
- Writing proposals
- Designing projects and overseeing the teams managing them on a day-to-day basis
- Identifying trends and insight in order to provide strategic recommendations
- Presenting findings to clients
Work includes advertising and communications, brand awareness and positioning, NPD and innovation. You will be responsible for managing a small team and helping them to develop in their careers.
The ideal candidate will be educated to degree level and will have a strong ad hoc quantitative and/or qualitative research background. You will be comfortable creating innovative methods to conduct the research ensuring the client's goals are achieved. Experience working in a similar role within an agency or client side organisation would be an advantage.