FlexMR, a world leading insight agency and shortlist nominee for best Cumbrian SME, is seeking to add a Research Associate to its growing South Lakeland team.
The company has developed a best-in-class online research platform that brings together the latest innovation in qualitative and quantitative research. Supported by bright minded, agile researchers – the company makes a real, lasting difference to its clients. By joining this fast-growing firm at this exciting stage, you have the opportunity to play a key role in the team
The research team work with an impressive list of clients that includes household names in the retail, FMCG, media, utilities, financial service sectors and more. Work undertaken by FlexMR’s research team has helped develop winning propositions, inform marketing campaigns, enhance customer experiences and influence key decisions.
This role is central to the research process and involves working across all stages of quantitative and qualitative research projects - from initial brief through to fieldwork and debrief, including analysis and project management. The successful applicants will play a key part in the team through managing a range of different research projects for a broad range of high-profile UK and international clients.Practical experience of applied research methods is preferred, although full training will be provided on the job.
Applicants must be highly analytical and numerate although the key requirement is to have a desire to understand and advise our clients. As the role is client facing and involves communication with research participants, a successful applicant will be a good and enthusiastic communicator.
- Interest in qualitative and quantitative market research
- Strong communication and project management skills
- Capacity to work independently and as part of a team
- Experience creating and delivering quality presentations
- Ability to build relationships with clients and offer a consultative approach
- Previous experience in a research or insight-oriented position preferred
- Q-Step, MRS or AQR qualification preferred
This role is based near Milnthorpe in South Cumbria, just 20 minutes north of Lancaster. Remote or hybrid working options are available. To apply send your CV and covering letter to Pam Taylor, FlexMR, Shoreline Business Park, Sandside, Milnthorpe, Cumbria LA7 7BF or telephone 015395 65455 or email email@example.com before June 4th.