Director/Head - Financial Services
Prestigious agency - London - £80-£100,000 + excellent package
If you’re looking for a senior business leadership role with one of the most respected industry names and fastest growing agencies in the UK, then look no further. This agency enjoys a high-profile in the industry and in the media delivering thought-provoking research and insights using cutting edge, innovative technologies. They have carved out an enviable reputation across a diverse spectrum of sectors, from consumer through to social & government, business services and financial. As part of their ongoing development and growth, they are looking to appoint a senior Financial Services research specialist to manage prestigious Financial Services clients across consumer and business sectors.
This position needs an excellent all-rounder who is at home with all aspects of being a senior research professional, from hands-on delivery to team leadership, senior-level client management, relationship and business development. The agency is engaged by leading Financial Services names to address their more complex marketing, product and communications issues, giving you the opportunity to demonstrate your expert knowledge and ability to convey the business implications behind the research. You will also enjoy a prominent role within the agency, working as part of the senior management team where you will provide valuable input on the overall commercial strategy and direction of the business, while also providing thought-leadership in financial services research.
You should have some agency experience under your belt and be able to draw upon the full toolbox of research methods to offer clients high-quality and bespoke insights to address their customer marketing and communications issues. A deep specialist knowledge of financial services sector is a must, you will have honed the ability to present with authority and gravitas to a diverse client audience. Strong commercial acumen is also essential as you will grow their financial services offer while you will also have inspirational management skills to lead your team of talented researchers who will look to you for guidance and support.
Reflecting the importance and seniority of this position, and excellent salary and benefits package is on offer, plus ample scope to develop your career within one of the most respected agencies out there.
To apply or for further information please contact Deborah Lewis, Director, Resources Group on the email address indicated.
About Resources Group
With over twenty five years’ experience in the business and offices in London and Sydney, no one has better knowledge of the MR and Insights job market than Resources Group. Our consultants take the time to understand your career aims and are dedicated to providing impartial advice and finding you the best career move, with access to an unrivalled range of opportunities with top employers in the sector.
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