Research Executive

Melbourne or Sydney
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Research Executive

Melbourne or Sydney
Jun 21, 2021

At Potentiate we help our clients better understand their customers so they can make customer centric business decisions.

Our services include Customer insight (digital qual & quant), customer experience programs (VOC), text analytics and employee engagement solutions.

An opportunity has opened up for a Research Executive to join our customer centric, tech savvy and fast-paced environment. This is a junior role, perfect for someone beginning their career with a passion for research and data analysis.

What experience we are looking for:

  • Supporting the delivery of various qualitative and quantitative research projects
  • Provide high quality and responsive service to our clients and internal teams
  • Quantitative research tasks; contribute to questionnaire writing, manage fieldwork, check and analyse data, charting and reporting
  • Qualitative research tasks; project manage recruitment and project set-up, assisting in analysis and reporting
  • Support research design, proposal writing and costing projects
  • Keeping abreast of relevant industry developments that impact accounts and projects
  • Attend regular client interactions (WIPs, presentations, strategic reviews, account planning etc.)
  • Contribute to the development and update of Account Plans for all your clients



What you will bring:

  • 1+ years’ experience working in Market Research, Intern programs/placements or similar industry
  • Broad understanding of research methodologies
  • Comprehensive experience with quantitative methodologies
  • Exposure and good understanding of qualitative methodologies
  • Ability to support research design, assist in execution and delivery
  • Ability to work autonomously on tasks, as well as collaborate with a broader team
  • Strong project management skills
  • Professional approach to client service
  • Confidence working in a fast-paced, rapidly growing and changing environment
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and stakeholders at the same time and capacity to prioritise
  • Sharp attention to detail and strong English verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience with statistical software packaging (SPSS, Q, dashboards etc.)
  • A curious and inquisitive nature, that is highly driven, enthusiastic and passionate 
  • Be a team player and collaborate with other teams and peers


How we'll keep you engaged...

Our environment is fun and challenging, our work is leading edge and high profile, and we have ambitious goals that provide unique opportunities for you to develop and grow quickly. We have the courage to challenge not just what we do but how we do it.

Interested?  If this seems like the right match for you then please apply with your CV.

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