Research Manager – Thailand

Our Thailand Office is recruiting a Research Manager!

Research Manager ( Automotive and Retails )

Accountability

  • Manage all aspects of running a complex job and higher value work
  • Ensure job profitability is achieved to meet the business expectations and instill this in others
  • Carry out tasks displaying well-developed research skills, knowledge and thought
  • Write complex proposals that meet and where possible exceed the brief requirements
  • Accurate analysis and interpretation of data, providing strong recommendations
  • Direct and design analysis plans and develop new models and approaches
  • Conduct workshops and creativity sessions displaying a high level of competence in advanced techniques and provide instant debriefs with recommendations. Challenge and modify client discussion guides, design own projective / enabling techniques and demonstrate a high level of competence in an industry specialist are
  • Participate and show pro-activeness in new business generation; new contracts, calls and seeking opportunities
  • Account Management, client contact to consist of project-related, relationship building and seeking repeat business discussions; measure to be set through review process
  • Display specialist knowledge of a market and share this with others
  • Demonstrate strong supervisory skills; i.e. project delegation, time management, day-to-day feedback on performance and behavior, conduct performance reviews. Ensure the project team is properly utilized
  • Keep abreast of current trends within market research specifically sector / specialist areas, in order to develop personal skills / knowledge base
  • Keenness to learn and proactive self-development and development of others
  • Assist with recruitment of junior staff

Experience:

  • At least six years of strong Market Research Experience and good application of knowledge
  • Solid experience in questionnaire design, table specifications and project management
  • Understand and use statistical analysis
  • Selling of research projects and capabilities
  • Ideally, experienced in relevant category or sectors. Experience in automotive and customer engagement research would be an added advantage.

Qualifications:

  • Male/Female, Thai nationality only
  • Degree in Business, Social Science, Statistics or related studies
  • Good communication skills, written and oral (English and Thai)
  • Sound problem-solving skills
  • Able to work under pressure and meet aggressive deadlines
  • Exceptional time management skills
  • Good data preparation skills
  • Good client service skills
  • Able to build strong links with the rest of the business
  • Proactive / Self-motivated
  • Able to work effectively in a team and independently

 

For more information: Ipsos (Thailand) Ltd.

21st, 22nd Floor, Asia Centre Building,
173 South Sathorn Road, Thungmahamek,
Sathorn, Bangkok 10120

Tel : 02-697-01229
Fax :02-697-0200
Email: recruitment.th@ipsos.com

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