Interim Regional Market Research Manager

29 Jun 2018
27 Jul 2018
Nicolas Lechault
Job Discipline
Market Research
Experience Level
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is seeking an Interim Regional Market Research Manager to join it's BI unit and provide insights and actionable recommendations to inform business decisions across EMEA. The contract will run 6 months and start in August.

Client Details

Our client is a global leader in Consumer Healthcare with a substantial presence across EMEA and a vast MR team globally.


The Regional Market Research Manager's key responsibilities include:

* Market Research (MR) planning, resource analysis and coordination
* Identifying, proposing and managing contracted market researchers as needed
* Develop and coach team of market researchers on best practice
* Lead selected cross-TA projects and provide leadership in delivering pan-EMEA/cross TA studies.
* Synthesise insights into compelling, actionable recommendations for brand teams in partnership with BI Managers
* Network with Global MR team to guide development of Global MR plan along with supporting regional roll out of Global research
* Translate business needs into relevant market research objectives and recommend and implement appropriate research methodologies to address these
* Oversee execution of primary research
* Generate and present customer and marketplace insights to shape business strategy
* Support further penetration of new markets and evaluation of new market opportunities through conducting of special research projects


The successful Regional Market Research Manager's will possess the following attributes:

* University graduate
* Able to coordinate and coach multiple stakeholders
* Mastery of MR skills and willingness to develop in others
* Able to build productive relationships with colleagues across EMEA and Global teams
* Commercially-minded with strong presentation, communication and infuencing skills
* Pro-active in seeking out innovative MR techniques and showing leadership in change management.
* Strong project management skills
* 10 years of primary Market Research within the healthcare industry (preferably pharmaceutical)
* A background in science/marketing a plus

Job Offer

* 6 month contract
* Hourly rate of £60-70 LTD