Senior Consultant (Research)

Sydney
Permanent / Full Time
Attractive package with many benefits

Description

Are you looking for an opportunity to work with an organisation that truly values its employees, provides training, funds higher studies, provides extra leave on special occasions, offers time off in-lieu of overtime and offers many other unimaginable benefits?

About our client
Our client is one of Australia’s leading strategic consultancy organisations that combines multiple disciplines to find pragmatic solutions for complex business challenges. They combine knowledge, methods, agility, speed and technology to develop robust, evidence-based insights from market research data analysis. They aim to provide better organisational performance through clarity and insights.

They are a truly strategic agency that leverages the latest tools, methods, and innovations to collect and analyse market data to develop actionable data-driven solutions that address the challenges that organisations are facing in the market. Furthermore, they have expertise and experience in managing and analysing complex and large data sets to provide evidence-based innovative solutions for their clients.

The role
As a Senior Research Consultant, you will be responsible for consulting and managing the research activities of the company. You will assist in developing a research plan, collecting data, analysing information, deriving strategic insight and presenting research to the clients or respective business executives.

Furthermore, you will act as a point of contact between the company and other stakeholders and keep them updated about the project’s progress. You will also ensure that all the client’s requirements are met, and they are satisfied with the research project. Lastly, you will also use your knowledge and experience to mentor and train the new researchers. 

What you’ll do

  • Supervise and oversee complex research projects from inception to completion
  • Manage client relationships and keep the important stakeholders updated on project progress
  • Perform quality control on the project throughout development to maintain the standards expected
  • Design questionnaires, surveys and discussion guides to collect data for analysis
  • Manage and coordinate focus groups and in-depth interviews
  • Make reports, proposals and presentations that provide strategic insight for making informed decisions
  • Manage staff involved in programming, data analysis, database set up, coding, and weighting
  • Communicate with executives or the board to keep the project aligned with their goals
  • Train, coach and mentor the new researchers and assist them in their career development and growth


Knowledge and experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, business or psychology or other relevant degree
  • At least 5 years’ experience in market research
  • Thorough understanding of Excel, PowerPoint, Word and common office tools
  • Sound understanding of SPSS, Q and other analytical tools
  • Excellent communication and written skills
  • Great attention to detail
  • Good to excellent at uncovering and articulating consumer insights
  • Ability to work both in group and independently

What we offer

  • Employees’ mental health is at the forefront
  • Continuous professional training for career development
  • Educational support funds
  • Monthly social lunches to refresh employees and socialize
  • Exercise hours to do some exercise
  • Opportunity to use some of your sick days as mental health days – no need to be sick or caring for someone who is.

Please note that you must have permanent residency/citizenship for Australia to be considered for this role.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send a copy of your CV to jobs@aptituderecruitment.com.au, highlighting your competencies that fulfil the selection criteria.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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