Director Research & Insight

Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
£50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Additional benefits
03 Jul 2019
03 Aug 2019
Mark Darlington
B2C, Food & Drink
Business Type
Contract Type

Director, Research & Insight - £50,000-60,000 DOE - Milton Keynes

Do you have a passion for consumer brands and insight? Check this one out in Milton Keynes...

The Company:
We're looking for a Director (with a strong MR or insight background) for a leading integrated marketing agency dedicated to the Leisure, Hospitality and Tourism sectors. The business is growing quickly, and the insight team is a big part of that.

Based in attractive offices with FREE PARKING, they have a solid reputation in PR, research, insights and strategy-based marketing. Now is the perfect time to join as they embark on an ambitious expansion plan.

The Role:
You will be the go-to person in the agency for everything research and insight while heading up your own team and reporting directly into the CEO. It is a vital role in the business as they continue to perform well ahead of target.

You will manage the day to day research and analysis of customer surveys and focus groups. You'll oversee each project from initial questionnaire development to full post survey debrief of the results - conclusions and recommendations and running the team

More specifically you will oversee:

  • Strategy & Innovation
  • Client Projects
  • Business Development
  • Line Management

You'll need:

  • Good strategic thinker and strong intellectually
  • Ability to spot and develop opportunities for clients and the agency
  • Sound project management skills
  • Comfortable working across (and with) a variety of clients, people, projects and briefs
  • Proficiency across both qualitative and quantitative research, as well as possessing the ability to analyse existing data sources (such as client sales data)
  • Experience of facilitating primary research: focus groups etc
  • Experience of developing online questionnaires, balancing user-friendly completion with the depth required to answer a complex brief
  • Up to date with modern research techniques and always learning more
  • A great leader of your own team, clients and agency
  • Collaborative and team-focused approach to service delivery and the development of the agency growth plan
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite, advanced in Excel
  • Demonstrate enthusiasm and pride in turning research into actionable insight

and be:

  • Confident with drive, energy and passion
  • Organised
  • Trustworthy
  • An excellent team player
  • Fun to work with

What's in it for you?

  • You'll be joining a motivated, fun group of people in a successful company
  • You'll work on some huge consumer brands
  • You'll receive and excellent salary and...
  • Bonus
  • Health-care
  • 26 days holiday plus Christmas
  • Free Parking
  • Regular nights out on the company
  • Excellent training and development

It's a great job so apply ASAP before someone else takes it!

Apply for Director Research & Insight

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly


Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your file must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1Mb

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your file must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .txt, .rtf, and no bigger than 1Mb

4000 characters left

Marketing Communications

Haymarket Media Group, the publisher of Campaign, takes your privacy seriously.

Learn more about how we use your information when job seeking.

We will use your information to ensure you receive messages that are relevant to you. 

Please be aware that unless you opt in, you will miss out on emails containing the latest job vacancies, career advice and other services from Campaign that could help your career.

Should you cease to require these services in future, you can stop receiving these messages from us via the unsubscribe link on any email received or by contacting us directly. Please see our Full Privacy Notice.

By applying for a job listed on Campaign Jobs you agree to our Terms and Conditions. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs