Job Title

Quant Research Executive

Experience

1-2 years’ + experience in quantitative research

Location

London

The Research Executive role…

We are now looking for a Research Executive to join our exciting Quantitative Team! You will need to be able to provide high levels of support and original thinking at every stage of the project process – from taking the brief through to delivering the final report. 

To be considered for the role, you will have approximately 1-2 years’ + experience in a quantitative research agency and experience of working at every stage of the research process. Some experience of qualitative research is an advantage, but not essential. Experience in design research is also not essential, but a background in brand communication and strategic marketing is a definite advantage. 

Our ideal candidate will have experience working across all aspects of project management, contributing to proposals, drafting debriefs, undertaking analysis, and liaising with fieldwork suppliers.

 

Additionally we’re looking for:

  • Excellent analytical ability
  • Good accuracy and attention to detail
  • Passion for design and an intrigue in how people interact with it
  • Interest in finding out what people think and need
  • Curiosity in brands and how they communicate to people
  • Flexibility and adaptability – willing to get involved in any aspect of the Company’s work

 

Why Us?

Our Quant and Qual teams are truly integrated, so you’ll not only develop your quantitative skills, but get exposure to qualitative methodologies.

We value our people, and provide an outstanding platform for career progression and development. You will be encouraged to hit the ground running and play a pivotal role in the team from the outset – supporting Project Leads from project inception through to delivery. In addition, training (both internal and external) will be provided, along with a structured induction plan and a dedicated Development Manager. 

Main Accountabilities:

Research:

  • Responsible for the execution of all the administrative activities required to set up both face-to-face and online projects
  • Has a good understanding the quantitative research process, understanding all elements of set-up, fieldwork and delivery timeline
  • Is aware of sampling requirements and feeds into suggestions regarding quantitative quotas
  • Liaises with client, design agency and any internal resource to ensure the right stimulus package is delivered for research
  • Supports questionnaire development 
  • Anticipates potential project pitfalls, liaising closely with suppliers to anticipate any issues
  • Can put together a tab spec and data coding spec / code frame
  • Can check tables thoroughly, identifying and flagging anything that is not correct
  • Contributes to data merges and analysis of output to create the full research picture
  • Contributes to scope writing, creates charts for the debrief, and finalises charts drafted by others, ensuring thew correct base and source is referenced on all slides
  • Checks data slides against tables to ensure data is correct
  • Attends debrief and briefing meetings, and notes any action points. May present part of the debrief and answer clients’ questions, if appropriate
  • Writes draft proposals for standard project types /methodologies, to the briefing and scope given to them by the senior team member. This includes getting costings from suppliers, creating charts for inclusion in the proposal, etc.
  • Undertakes one-off internal projects which involve primary and/or secondary research, analysing the findings and presenting them in charts and reports, or contributing to marketing think-pieces, writing blogs or other material promoting TBP’s work
  • Makes decisions within the remit of their role and resolves issues as required
  • Checks with the senior member of the project team at all other decision points on client projects

Client:

  • Communicates with the client, as directed by the Project Lead, on logistical and administrative queries/matters
  • Liaises with client, design agency and internal resource to ensure delivery of the expected and required stimulus package
  • Makes contributions at client meetings

People:

  • Carve out particular niche/role within the company outside of your research role e.g. new technology, methodology innovation, business development, marketing
  • Play your part in our drive to provide world class design thinking and research

Apply Now

Please email our recruitment team attaching your CV and covering letter explaining your interest in the role, and why you’d be a good fit.

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