Behavioural Science Strategy Consultant

Posted 25 March 2024
Salary £75000 - £130000 per annum
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Contact NameSarah Ellis-Jones

Job description

Are you a Senior Behavioural Economist / Behavioural Science Strategy Consultant looking for a new role? Our design agency client is looking at shaping the future of behavioural economics and making a meaningful impact on businesses and society. If you're passionate about applying behavioural science to solve real-world problems, we want to hear from you!

As the ideal candidate you will possess a deep understanding of behavioural economics principles and their practical application in solving complex business challenges. This role offers an exciting opportunity to lead innovative projects, drive strategic initiatives, and shape the direction of behavioural science within the business and for the clients you are working with.


  • Strategic Consultation
  • Behavioural Analysis
  • Solution Design
  • Experiment Design
  • Data Analysis
  • Client Engagement
  • Thought Leadership

To be best suited to this role you will have:

  • At least 5 years of experience working in a consulting firm, research organisation, or agency environment, with a focus on applying behavioural economics principles to real-world problems.
  • Deep understanding of behavioural economics theory, including concepts such as decision biases, heuristics, and choice architecture. Proven track record of applying behavioural science principles to drive measurable business outcomes.
  • Strong quantitative and qualitative analytical skills, with experience using statistical software and data visualisation tools
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to convey complex ideas and insights to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams and stakeholders, both internally and externally.
  • Creative problem-solving skills, with the ability to think strategically and develop innovative solutions to complex challenges.
  • Proven leadership abilities, with experience leading projects or teams and driving results in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

A master's or Ph.D. degree in Economics, Psychology, Behavioural Science, or a related field would be useful but not essential if you can prove your experience in the field.


Competitive salary and performance-based bonuses.

Opportunities for professional development and advancement

A collaborative and inclusive work environment that values diversity and innovation

Interested? Apply with an up-to-date CV and links to evidence your work if possible.

You will need to have the right to work in the UK in place to be considered for this role.

Hybrid work set up based in Central London offices.

Major Players are the UK's leading digital, marketing, and creative talent agency, and over the last 30 years we've consistently championed our people and communities. As a proud B Corp™, we are committed to improving diversity, equity and inclusion within the industries we service, creating impactful and sustainable change for our partners, candidates and employees.