Research Director

Research, Insight & Analysis £ 65,000 per year

Major Players seek a Research Director to join a leading Insight and Strategy consultancy at the forefront their industry, starting ASAP paying up to £65k.


The Client
Our client, a medium sized Insight and Strategy consultancy based in London, with offices also in Europe and the US are looking for an established and well connected Research Director to join their continually growing team. An exciting consultancy working across the public, consumer and charity sectors who offer the opportunity to work on varied projects alongside a diverse and high profile client list. They are an intelligent bunch who use innovative qualitative methodologies and strategic thinking. They are friendly and collaborative, and offer a highly competitive benefits package.


The Role
They are looking for a Research Director possessing a senior gravitas who can really lead and drive the business further. The role involves leading on projects, driving both existing and prospective business forward, along with managing juniors. This agency doesn't lump clients into specialist teams, so your time will be split on projects in the third, consumer and charity sectors. The role will naturally involve proposal writing and pitching; a strategic thought process and consultative approach towards clients is essential.


The Candidate
You will be an expert in your field looking for the next step up, with experience in an agency environment. You will ideally be an all rounder with experience in public, third and private sectors, but this is desirable and not essential. You will be confident working with qualitative methods, in particular moderating focus groups, however being comfortable working with quant also and the ability to work across a spectrum of methodologies would be beneficial. The ideal candidate will have a real senior gravitas about them, with excellent proposal writing and pitching skills, along with the ability to build meaningful and valuable relationships with clients. You will be able to work to deadlines whilst managing a number of varied projects simultaneously. Ideally you will be well connected within the industry and able to bring new clients along with you. This role is ideal for someone looking to enter a passionate, fast paced and driven working environment with intelligent, like minded people.



If you are interested in this role please apply within or visit www.majorplayers.co.uk

Contact: Jessica Buckley

Contact: Jessica Buckley
 

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