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SENIOR PROJECT DIRECTOR MARKET RESEARCH

Company:    Happy Thinking People GmbH
Location:    Berlin, Germany
Salary:    €50K

Happy Thinking People is one of the world's leading independent marketing research and innovation consultancies. For our Berlin office, we are looking for an experienced (Senior) Project Director.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Develop proposals including tailor-made study designs using qual and quant methods plus creative tools.
Lead research/ consultancy projects, both local and multi-country: design questionnaires, discussion guides, moderate focus groups and workshops, supervise partner institutes worldwide, conduct analyses (both qual and quant).
Prepare analytically incisive presentations and strategic, actionable recommendations.
Develop existing client relationships.
Support the expansion of our method and client portfolio.

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FROM US:

The creative environment of an innovative marketing research and innovation consultancy.
A proactive role with a high level of responsibility in a company that promotes and supports professional goals and personal development.
A motivating, inspiring working environment in an interdisciplinary team.
A performance-oriented salary.

OUR REQUIREMENTS:

For a Director level you have at least 5 years experience, the Senior Director role requires at least 7 years — gained in a market research company.
Experienced in the use of qualitative and quantitative research techniques: on- and offline, ethnographic, national and international.
Good theoretical grounding, astute analytical skills.
Empathy with regard to subject matter, product categories, brands, markets, people and trends.
Excellent English skills and at least basic German.
Willing to travel on a regular basis.
Ability to take responsibility for/ manage a team.

For more information, please contact:
Olaf Marx
Happy Thinking People GmbH
Olaf Marx, Head of Human Relations
Rosenstraße 17
D-10178 Berlin

Email:
applications-berlin@happythinkingpeople.com

Website:
http://www.happythinkingpeople.com

When applying for this position, please mention that you saw the job advertised on the AQR website. Please note that the AQR is not able to provide any further information about this vacancy. All enquiries must be made to the contact details given above.