Experienced Research Executive – 12 months maternity cover starting May 2020

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The role:
The Experienced Research Executive is responsible for supporting the IAB Research & Measurement team, and for assisting with the management of research projects for the IAB in 2020/21 – this includes both primary research projects and key measurement activities.

The Research Executive will work closely with the Research Manager and the Head of Research & Measurement on the IAB’s research and management programme.


Key responsibilities:

  • Working with the Research Manager on key research projects that the IAB undertakes – both quantitative and qualitative in nature

  • Supporting the Research Manager and Head of Research & Measurement on key measurement projects such as the biannual IAB/PwC Digital Adspend Study

  • Developing a good working knowledge of IAB’s research tools, as well as industry data such as UKOM

  • Developing primary research skills such as questionnaire design, data analysis, focus group and in-depth interview discussion guides

  • Communicating and presenting insights to internal IAB colleagues as well as IAB members

  • Assisting the Research & Measurement team with the running of internal IAB research events


Skills, knowledge and characteristics:

  • Experience in market research/measurement – ideally at a research agency, advertising or media company

  • Passion for working within the digital and media research industry

  • Working knowledge of quantitative and qualitative research methodologies

  • Ability to analyse data

  • Solid project management skills


Application process:

Applications to be sent to Caroline Stearn caroline@iabuk.com. Closing date is 27 March 2020. Salary is competitive.


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