Are you looking to develop a career in within one of the world’s largest Research Organisations?
The Ipsos Brand and Communications team work with an envious list of the world’s leading brands. Our work spans many sectors including Media / Social Media, FMCG, Travel, Telecoms, Utilities, Finance and Retail.
We run global and local comms development, campaign evaluation, brand equity and brand tracking studies.
The Senior Research Executive provides a key role on projects, enabling Brand and Comms to deliver high quality impactful insights to our clients.
What will I be doing?
This will be a varied and interesting role including : -
As a Senior Research Executive you’ll work across all stages of the research process from proposals to set-up, questionnaire design, fieldwork monitoring, data checks, report writing, storytelling and presenting.
You’ll take full ownership of your projects, building strong client relationships, delivering and supporting on debriefs, supported by a talented team of researchers so you can further develop your client servicing skills.
You’ll be responsible for co-ordinating and managing the smooth day-to-day running of quantitative ad hoc projects and continuous programmes across some of our biggest accounts, ensuring we deliver impactful, insightful and actionable research.
You’ll be writing questionnaires, developing and checking scripts, code-frames, table specifications, data and outputs.
You’ll also develop presentations and reports, identifying insights and stories in the data to make sound recommendations for our clients.
With support from the senior team you will have regular contact with clients to develop a detailed understanding of their needs and strategy.
You’ll work alongside internal operations teams to get the best data for our clients. You’ll provide them with clear specifications and instructions, and ensure that these are met.
You’ll work closely with senior members of the team to find the story in the data and to ensure that the deliverables we produce for our clients (reports, workshops and presentations) land with impact.
You’ll be tracking project budgets and suggesting ways we can drive efficiencies.
You’ll also supervise and provide guidance to more junior members of the team, including graduates.
What do I need to bring with me?
To be successful in this role you will need the following skills and experience : -
You’ll have experience in quantitative market research or consumer insights, at least at Research Executive level but you may already be a Senior Research Executive
A passion for brand and comms
Experience of meeting client’s needs
Solid research skills including questionnaire & study design, project processes, sampling and basic analytical techniques.
Strong story telling and communication skills
You’ll be collaborative and an excellent team player, contributing to our very positive office culture!
Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint