Senior Research Executive

Location
Oxfordshire
Salary
£28000.00-32000.00 per annum
Posted
13 Oct 2016
Closes
10 Nov 2016
Ref
J98RJ
Contact
Richard Jenkins
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you and agency researcher looking to do more Innovation or New Product Development?

We're looking for a Senior research executive with Ad Hoc agency experience within the FMCG sector to join the Global Leader in consumer and sensory research.

The Client

Specialising in sensory branding within food, drink and consumer packaged goods, they're an exceptionally fast growing global agency with 150 dynamic and ambitious researchers located throughout their offices Worldwide. Their offer is diverse covering fields such as R&D, insight, sensory science, psychology and data sciences. They have built a fantastic reputation around providing innovative statistical analysis and techniques coupled with creativity to deliver a complete innovation and optimization solution. As a result, they regularly work with over 50% of the top 100 global food and drinks brands including: Kellogg's, Warburton's, ABInBev, Bacardi and Danone.

The Role

They are looking for a Senior Research Executive to join their innovative team to take the lead on running market research projects from inception to final debrief presentations. The work will cover a range of Ad Hoc projects typically involving both quant and qual research including; concept testing, product benchmarking and U&A to name a few. There is a real focus on developing new and innovative marketing science tools and approaches within the company meaning that it offers the perfect environment to gain experience of several novel and exciting approaches to conducting research and interpreting data.

Skills

* 2-3 years' experience

* FMCG experience is a must

* Experience within the Food and Drink sector is preferred

* Quantitative research experience is essential and exposure to qualitative techniques would be bennificial

* A curious and creative mind

* Must have strong organisational, time management and communications skills.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a business where talent truly is grown within, with the current CEO having joined as a research executive 10 years ago. If you are looking to take the next step in your career within a creative fast paced environment, then please apply now.