London

Are you looking to develop your career in one of the world’s largest Research Organisations

If you are passionate about understanding the consumer world and enabling clients to make confident business decisions, this is your opportunity to bring your curiosity and expertise to make a significant contribution to the development of our business.
You will be central to client engagements, working in partnership to deliver great studies that have a tangible impact on their business.

This role can be offered at the Senior Research Executive or Research Manager level.

What will I be doing?

You will help us in developing and achieving the business growth plan through successful management and delivery of studies, supporting team members and in turn build your own expertise in new areas.
  • Deliver impactful end to end quantitative research from set-up, design and execution of projects
  • Oversee development of project team members by providing guidance, support and coaching
  • Effectively manage resources/ workloads across your project teams
  • Working as part of an account team, contribute to revenue & profit from existing and new clients
  • Support the development of client partnerships
  • Contribute to design innovative, winning proposals & pitch in response to complex, challenging briefs

You will have the support of a market leading global agency as you contribute to our success with one of our largest clients.  This isn’t just any big global agency; we are pioneers – named by GRIT as the most innovative large agency for the past two years. This is an opportunity to make a real impact across the industry.
You also have the support of a fantastic team – bright, enthusiastic, friendly and dedicated! We are serious about doing great work but it’s important that we enjoy what we do!


What do I need to bring with me?
  • We are recruiting for an enthusiastic and driven Research Manager who thrives on being on a fast-paced large client account, with a proven, strong track record of successfully having worked in a research agency in a quantitative role.
  • You’ll have a desire to contribute to important work for the health of society, helping our client convert smokers to reduce risk products. And the opportunity to be part of a client account that spans different specialisations.
  • You’ll need good knowledge and experience of the principles of quantitative research techniques.
  • You will also demonstrate the ability to build great relationships with clients beyond the transactional, showing a genuine interest in them and their business issues
  • A passion for uncovering an insight and always thinking “so what? What should the client do with this insight?
  • A focus on driving commercial success, looking for opportunities to grow our business while at the same time focusing on ways we can do things better, cheaper or faster.
  • Lead by example, be a role model who is easy to work with and has time for others, enjoying coaching and mentoring.

About us
We are one of the world’s largest research companies and currently the only one primarily managed by researchers. With offices in 90 markets, Ipsos brings together research, implementation, methodological, and subject-matter experts from around the world, combining thematic and technical experts globally with local knowledge to deliver top-quality research.
 
Our culture is unique - we have the entrepreneurial spirit and quirkiness of a small boutique, but we also have the resources, scale and diversity of a large global agency. We have more bright, friendly, hard-working and enthusiastic people, from more backgrounds, with more interests, skills and experiences to learn from. Our values are based on our diverse cultural backgrounds, helping us to be responsive, client-focused and flexible.
 
We are committed to equality, treating people fairly, promoting a positive and inclusive working environment and ensuring we have diversity of people and views. We recognise that this is important for our business success - a more diverse workforce will enable us to better reflect and understand the world we research and ultimately deliver better research and insight to our clients. We understand the importance of choice and offer a blended work environment, office and work from home. We also realise you may have commitments outside of work and will consider all flexible working applications - please highlight what you are looking for when you make your application.
 
If this is what you are looking for from your next role, we look forward to hearing from you!