Senior Culture & Trends Consultant
Join the Dots are currently on the hunt for an exceptional individual to help us deliver our unique model for delivering cultural context and understanding people across the world.
We have an exciting new role within our growing Culture & Trends Team for a Senior Culture & Trends Consultant. We’re looking for a first-class communicator with a passion for culture, people and brands, and an interest in consumer trends across the globe.
The post requires a trends aware researcher who can confidently interpret multiple information sources and spot changing consumer needs, helping our researchers to generate insights that are both forward-looking and commercially relevant. Key elements of the role will be trend spotting, generating cultural insights, knowledge sharing and managing a small team of internal Culture and Trends specialists.
The post sits within the Culture & Trends team, we are a specialist team within Join the Dots with big ambitions! You can discover more about the Culture & Trends team here https://www.instagram.com/illume_spots/ and our thinking here: www.illumestories.com
- Be a team player with experience in managing and developing others to help them achieve their full potential
- Be able to demonstrate a genuine passion for digital, social and brands and an interest in consumer trends
- Be able to gather and analyse secondary data to identify patterns and trends
- Have excellent writing and presentation skills
- Foreign language skills are desirable, but not essential for the role
We are committed to offering learning and development opportunities to all our people. There will be many opportunities for the successful candidate to benefit from working alongside market leaders and pioneers in digital research and consumer insights for some of the biggest global brands in retail, FMCG, travel, financial services, media and technology.
Closing date for applications is midnight on 8 October 2017. Candidates will be informed whether they have been successful in getting the interview stage on 10 October 2017, with interviews to be held at our offices in central Manchester on 16 & 17 October 2017.
What's in it for you?
We’re based in the heart of the Northern Quarter in Manchester, surrounded by cool bars and restaurants and are about a 7 minute walk from Piccadilly Gardens. On top of that we offer corporate benefits such as an excellent pension scheme, season ticket loan, 25 days holiday and an employee perk portal for saving on high street stores and wellbeing packages.Fancy a chat?
Diversity and inclusion are high on our agenda and we welcome applications from all walks of life. If you’d like more information about the role before applying email our Talent Acquisition Manager firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll set up a chat.
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