Research Manager

Westlake Village, CA - Troy, MI - Chicago, IL
Job Terms:
Talent Bridge/Temp-to-Perm
posted by:
Rae Jones

Job Description:

Client (X) is currently seeking a Research Manager in our Global Research Operations (GRO) division. Your primary focus will be managing research studies including the development of project specifications, survey design, data validation, and the design and production of client deliverables.

Job Description

Research Design and Production

Lead the design of data collection specifications (survey methodology, survey content, etc.)

Lead the design of data processing specifications

Lead the design of sample specifications

Lead data analysis activities and identification of market insights, in collaboration with internal departments

Responsible for the accuracy of client deliverables


Lead the design and authoring of ad hoc research reports

Lead the design of client presentations

Financial Responsibility

Contribute to the operational plan, budget and forecast as required

Identify opportunities to decrease project costs/increase margins and improve project and group profitability

Drive revenue growth through with new and existing clients by identifying opportunities to add value

Support proposal opportunities by gathering costs from internal/external suppliers


Support corporate strategies

Align project-level strategies to overall department and company strategy

Collaborate with internal groups to improve quality of current products

Participate in overall departmental business development strategy and implementation

Collaborate on client-level strategies with direct interaction with internal stakeholders

Client Management

Build and maintain client relationships

Respond to client requests in a timely manner

Contribute meaningfully to efforts to position JDP as a trusted advisor

Lead client presentations of proprietary study results when appropriate

Client Description:

Leading Market Research Client


If you fit the above criteria and are interested in pursuing this opportunity, please send your resume to rjones@aquent.com. Thank you in advance for your time.