Date Added: 5 April 2019
: 30 April 2019
Job Title: Research Executive
Working For: Populus Limited
Salary: £22,000-£26,000 per annum
In a nutshell:
We are looking for a bright, enthusiastic, mixed-methodology Research Executive (RE) to join our growing team. If you are looking to gain a career in market research or are a junior RE, currently working in a market research agency, and are hungry to make more of a personal impact in a fast-growing, successful agency then we need you.
Your skills & experience:
You are interested in how research applies to business challenges and understand the importance of corporate reputation. You are familiar with qualitative and quantitative research techniques and are keen on using your initiative to grow, develop and learn. You will have outstanding written and verbal skills, excellent attention to detail and time management skills, which you would have demonstrated through your academia and working life to date.
You will play a key part in supporting the Research Team at Populus. You will be given responsibility from day one, drafting questionnaires, reports and presentations. You will undertake desk research to support your proposals and client work, attend focus groups and will conduct depth interviews. You will work alongside Populus Data Solutions (PDS) to test online and telephone surveys and you will play a key role in bringing our data to life through data visualisation. You will have the opportunity to be client facing, whilst supporting the new business process. You will support Populus’s strategic objectives, vision and values.
What Populus can offer you:
Populus has a real buzz as we continue to grow. We reward people who help to drive that growth and the company supports and encourages new ideas which will add value. Based in Clerkenwell, we have modern, open plan offices with a friendly, relaxed working environment. Alongside our Knowledge Exchange training program, we offer a competitive salary, 25 days holiday (plus your birthday day off!), a 5% employer pension contribution, life assurance, healthcare and other benefits like subsidised gym membership and flexible working.
Closing Date: 30 April 2019
We would like the candidate to start as soon as possible.
Please send applications to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications should have ‘Research Executive (Corporate Reputation)’ in the subject line.
Your application should be made up of two separate documents:
• Your CV
• A short covering letter, explaining why you would like to work at Populus, why you would be suitable for the role and how it will advance your career