Research Manager - Retail sector

Job Type Permanent Full Time
Location London
Area London, UK
Sector Research and Analysis
Salary To £ 75,000 p.a. + bonus + benefits
Start Date
Telephone 02077457245
Job Ref R9009
A global professional services organisation is seeking an established expert in retail with strong analytical and issue-based problem solving and quantitative skills, business acumen and  a client service mindset.  
The new post holder will need to be tenacious with personal drive and display an eagerness to learn and to apply new skills.

Responsibilities include:
  • Helping to develop the Retail sector research strategy
  • Building strong relationships with Retail leadership
  • Scoping and selling new projects
  • Managing the research programmes required to support these efforts
Candidate requirements:
  • MBA or equivalent from a top institution.
    Post-graduation or specialisation will be considered a differentiation factor
  • Structured problem solving and business assessment
  • Value analysis and insight development
  • Effective communication and teaming skills
  • Well-developed quantitative skills to draw insights e.g., financial analysis, market data analysis etc 
  • Advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills
  • Advanced project management skills
  • Business research experience, preferably in a consulting environment, equity brokerage, third party research organisation or demonstrated equivalent skill
  • Retail Industry experience, preferable in strategy, marketing or customer insights or research.
  • Proven knowledge of Retail market dynamics, marketing, sales and distribution in this segment
  • Ability to analyze consumer trends, insights and analytics impacting changes in products & services
  • A thorough understanding of the Retail industries is a prerequisite
  • Business acumen
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