Senior Research Executive – Ipsos

Job Purpose
This role exists to manage and execute research projects in a manner that ensures client satisfaction.
The role holder manages and oversees multiple projects, ensuring that the work standards are of a high quality, deadlines are met and that projects are completed within budget. The role holder is also responsible for day to day client liaison in terms of queries and feedback.

Knowledge and Skills:
A relevant University Degree preferably in Social Science
A minimum of 3 years continuous experience in Social research at executive level
Solid knowledge of social research services and tools (preferably with an emphasis on quantitative custom research, but having both quantitative and qualitative experience will be an advantage)
Knowledgeable on industry issues
Knowledge and experience in preparing budgets and cost management
Exceptional presentation and report writing skills
Proficiency in Excel, PowerPoint, Word and SPSS and other survey analysis systems like Quantum
Ability to turn data into actionable intelligence / insights
Strong research relationships and networks
Ability to work under pressure and manage time effectively
Excellent leadership and project management skills
Strong Analytical skills, Training and Delegation skills
Good management and supervisory skills
Interpersonal skills, good people skills and good organizational skills
Self-driven, results orientated, exceptional initiative and is focused on quality and profit
Mature, credible and comfortable in dealing with clients
Able to work within a multi-cultural environment
Understanding of systems and processes
Ability to work and deliver under pressure

A relevant University Degree preferably in Social Science
A minimum of 3 years continuous experience in Social Research at executive level

Method of Application
This is a challenging opportunity for dedicated and highly motivated professional, with a strong commitment to Ipsos values. If you believe you are the candidate we are looking for, please submit your application and CV detailing your experience for the post and include daytime telephone contacts to:
Application will not be considered if covering letter is not attached. Include “Senior Research Executive, Ipsos in Tanzania” in the cover letter and email subject header. Only Shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Deadline for application: 15th February 2021