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Acumen Fieldwork

Acumen take the intelligent approach to managing your research. Our award-winning teams of fieldworkers are adept at working within all methodologies including qualitative, quantitative and healthcare. We combine our years of experience with an adaptable and dynamic approach to find solutions for even the trickiest briefs.

Our services are based in the UK but expand internationally, with networks of suppliers in most major markets. All of this is managed with rigorous quality standards, including Acumonitor - our bespoke data solution for preventing duplicate and fraudulent participants.

2020 - Finalist - Best Data Collection (Face to Face) - MRS Operations Awards
2019 - Finalist - Best Data Collection (Face to Face) - MRS Operations Awards
2019 - Finalist - Best Data Collection (Telephone) - MRS Operations Awards
2019 - Finalist - Best Training & Development - MRS Operations Awards
2018 - Winner - Best Data Collection (Face to Face) - MRS Operations Awards
2018 - Finalist - Best Innovation - MRS Awards
2017 - Winner - Ginny Valentine Badge of Courage (Awarded to CEO and founder Julie Fuller for unwavering commitment to quality standards)

To see the Best Viewing Facility 2017 (MRS Operations Awards) visit

ISO20252 accredited company
MRS Company Partner
Recruiter Accreditation Scheme

Contact Details

Acumen Field Ltd
Bank House
147 Buxton Rd
Stockport SK2 6EQ

Telephone 0161 234 9940
Mobile 07793 214198
Twitter @acumenfieldwork
Facebook Acumenfieldwork

Key Information

Acumen Fieldwork is a Field Agency established in 2000 with 31-50 full-time employees, and has Group Membership of the AQR.

Employees who are AQR members

Maria Ashraf
George Crosbie
Liz Diez
Abi Fuller
Julie Fuller
Lydia Fuller
Sam Garlick
Becki Pickering
Gemma Shevlin
Erin Webster

Business Sectors

  • Automotive
  • Healthcare, Medical and Pharmaceutical
  • Media
  • Retail and Shopping

Skills, Expertise and Services

  • Fieldwork
  • Quantitative Fieldwork

Membership of Professional Organisations

  • The Market Research Society
  • The European Society for Opinion and Marketing Research

Standards Compliance Accreditations

  • ISO 20252

Related Businesses

Recruiter Accreditation Scheme (RAS)

Acumen Fieldwork is an accredited company under the Recruiter Accreditation Scheme (RAS), which has been jointly developed by the AQR and MRS to recognise the knowledge, skills, and competence of professional recruiters. [More info about RAS]


For further information about Acumen Fieldwork please contact them directly at the address shown above. When contacting this company, please mention that you found them on the AQR website.