Research Project Manager


Market Research Project Manager Maternity cover - 12 month FTC United Kingdom – London and Home working 2-3 days International consultancy offering innovative digital research solutions to provide answers for key business questions around consumers, markets, brands and media. Their Project Management team is responsible for the overall delivery and execution of all research projects, the team works closely with researchers, external clients and colleagues within operations to ensure proper and accurate delivery of all projects. The Research Project Manager is responsible for making the projects happen; from proposal input through to data and client deliverables, this includes ensuring the correct methods are used for the research and the correct resource is available to successfully implement and deliver the requirements on time, on budget and to the highest quality standards. Whilst separate to the Bidding team, the Project Management team will investigate new options and solutions that are open to provide additional support to the Bidding team when required. Purpose of the Research Project Manager role : · Work with senior team members to support relationships with the Industry and Solutions teams and, where required, external clients. · Be actively aware of the financial performance of the projects they are responsible for · Take a supporting role in Project Management strategic initiatives aimed at developing the services UK Operations offer the Industry/Research teams. · Support the Bidding team by providing practical bidding support and guidance and recommendations based on experience. Project Delivery · Prepare and run initial internal project briefings. · Act as the main point of contact for all communication between relevant Operations teams and main Research/Solutions contact · Provide final review and Operations sign-off of fieldwork material. · Provide final review and Operations sign-off of survey scripts. · Liaise with 3rd party sample providers for project set-up, briefings, and re-costing. · Provide end-client focused tasks to ensure timely delivery and project quality. · Adhere to global and local standard procedures/processes. · Instruct and liaise with Global Support Centres  · Ensure that financial metrics are entered into the system on a regular basis. · Ensure projects are booked correctly and in a timely manner and that any revised pricing is negotiated at an early stage and the project re-booked. · Ensure project finances are monitored regularly for all Ops teams. · Liaise with the bidding and Procurement colleagues. Skills and Experience Required · Demonstrate good understanding of implementing various research methodologies (CAWI, CATI, PAPI) · Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills, stake holder skills · Solid understanding and track record of project management with a research environment · Solid grasp of cultural differences in fieldwork approaches by market · Client focused attitude – ability to develop strong relationships with the industry and Solutions teams, and external clients as required. · Well-developed decision making and priority setting skills. Athena Resourcing Solutions is an employment agency and employment business. We are an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from candidates of all races, genders, ages, religions and beliefs, sexual orientations and people with disabilities. Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are very sorry but it is not always possible to respond to each applicant personally. Only those applicants who are short listed for the position can be contacted. If you have not heard from us within two days please assume that your application for this particular position has been unsuccessful. By submitting your CV to us and/or applying for any job vacancy advertised by us, you agree to your data being processed by us and to receive job alert emails / job related information or other career development related information.

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