Senior Research Executive

Permanent / Full Time
to $95,000 plus benefits


Are you looking to change the world of market research, drive impact and know that your work positively impacts both the clients and communities? Our client, a leading market research and communication agency working primarily on stakeholder studies is looking for a curious, self-motivated and collaborative team player to join their Melbourne office.

As Australia’s leading full-service strategic communication firm, our client knows the environment and assists in the development of a communications and engagement strategy that addresses the core issues challenging their clients. With six offices around the country and a global network, they provide their clients with a level of trust, experience, collaboration and support that few others can match.

To strengthen their market research department, our client is looking for a talented individual to fill the position of Market Research Executive. This role will support the day-to-day management of qualitative & quantitative projects from proposal to final presentation and will be responsible for contributing project costs and time schedules into the project budget.

What you’ll do as a Senior Research Executive:

  • Be involved in multiple departments of market research and communications – collaborate from data generations to ensure successful project launch and lifecycle management.
  • Be empowered in your role – use the space you are given and be responsible for shaping the narrative for findings with oversight from the project team.
  • Encourage your curiosity in creating questionnaires and observing focus groups
  • Contribute to analysis, reporting and presentation development with support from the project team
  • Ability to search and recognize potential clients and provide ideas for innovation and concept development.

You’ll have

  • A Bachelors or Master’s degree with at least 1 to 2 years’ research experience
  • Ability to manage projects through to completion
  • Must be able to work in a team, with the supervision of a Senior Researcher or Project Manager
  • Commitment and dedication to get the job done
  • Strong communication skills
  • Must be proactive and take initiative to learn more about market research and existing clients’ businesses 
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Proficiency in MS Word, MS Excel and MS PowerPoint

What’s in it for you
As a leading global company, our client offers competitive salary & benefits, exceptional working environment, ongoing support, and development possibilities to employees. It is envisaged that the role with require one day in the office per week.

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, 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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