Research Manager – Politics & Media
High-profile Polling & Research Agency – London – c£40,000
For those who are into current affairs and politics, this is an ideal opportunity to combine your interest with your career within one of the top names in the political polling & reputation research sector. This high-profile agency is frequently quoted in the press and they pride themselves on their ability bridge the worlds of research and communications, using the latest developments in opinion research and tailoring their techniques to provide clients with evidence and critical insights, helping to inform strategies, change behaviour and define debates.
This is a team and client management role offering a versatile Research Manager plenty of variety and responsibility for a wide range of prestigious accounts. Reporting to the Director of reputation and political research who is well-known in policy circles, you will provide close support on client management and project delivery while leading a team of dedicated execs. You will also enjoy a fast-paced environment where your research will often be in the public eye. Clients will include think tanks, pressure groups, unions, broadcasters and political parties, with projects covering a diverse range of topics including stakeholder research, reputation, public policy and communications.
With some agency experience, you should be at around Research Manager-level with a creative flair, excellent communication skills and ideally a good Quant/Qual grounding (though those with strong Quant skills and an appreciation of Qual will also be considered). Experience of polling, communications or reputation research would also be highly desirable.
An excellent salary and package awaits, plus attractive prospects for progression in the world of policy, reputation and politics research! Interested? To apply please send your CV to Frances Burton at Resources Group.
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.