We seek a lively and enthusiastic researcher with a genuine interest in research, in our sectors and in making a difference. Open to new ideas, flexible and collaborative - able to see the big picture whilst valuing attention to detail.
Our research is mostly conducted online but we’re looking for strong research skills however obtained – the ability to design and analyse effective research studies is the lead requirement.
We are looking for hands on demonstrable ad-hoc experience with insightful analysis and good client skills. You need to be prepared to get stuck into data and have great attention to detail as well as understand what clients are looking for and how research actually gets used in a business.
The role in a nutshell
Reporting directly to a Research Director, you will manage online research projects from end-to-end with client-facing responsibility and full support from staff across the company.
The ‘Netfluential’ Way
We are not like any other agency you will have worked for, we…
Aim to be the best through thoughtful design, analysis and output that sets us apart from other agencies and which our clients come back to time and time again
Believe in a ‘change often’ philosophy and seek the contribution and influence of team members to keep Netfluential relevant to clients and seen as a pioneer and leader
Are fast, flexible and highly responsive – our clients move quickly and so do we.
Seek to maintain an open and flat organisational structure as we grow further with interchangeable skills and ambidextrousness (qual+quant fused) baked into us all
Your key responsibilities
Managing most aspects of projects once they have been commissioned, e.g. questionnaire or discussion guide design, project set-up and management, moderation for qual, data specification and analysis for quant, debrief writing and presentation
Working directly with clients across the duration of each project
Conducting online fieldwork – for qual that’s often moderating forums, blogs and groups for quant it might involve monitoring quotas, adjusting sample details
Analysing data intelligently making clear distinctions between reportage and insight
Creating impactful and engaging presentations
Working closely with colleagues on mixed-method projects – understanding quant/qual principles
Contributing to our accumulated knowledge and insight base regarding our clients’ sectors and the consumer world
Contributing to our on-going development of new and creative methodologies
Contributing to proposal writing and other business development activities
What we want from you
At least 5+ years’ experience as an agency-side researcher with either quant or qual (or preferably both) experience and expertise. Client side exposure is a plus
Sound working experience in all practical aspects of delivering mainly ad-hoc research projects, through to analysis, debrief writing and presentation
Graduate level education, minimum 2:1
MRS or similar quantitative training / accreditation
Genuine interest in online research and the opportunities it provides – competent with, and interested in, technology
Understanding of the commercial world and client needs and priorities
Ability to work accurately under pressure
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
Evidence of impactful and insightful analysis skills
International experience beneficial
Willingness to work in a small company, responding flexibly to needs as they arrive
What you get from us
£40-45k basic salary (depending on experience) + profit share + Pension + life insurance + perks
Interesting, exciting projects using innovative research tools
Based 2 minutes from Oxford Circus
Stimulating, informal working environment
Opportunity to learn and develop, and as much responsibility as you can handle
Opportunity to be part of a growing team and genuinely influence company and client development