Project Manager - Market and Social Research

Roy Morgan Research

A perfect opportunity to consolidate your Project Management skills within the Market Research Industry.

  • Fantastic opportunity to develop your Market Research career
  • Melbourne CBD location
  • Work with a highly experienced team of Senior Researchers
This is the perfect opportunity to either consolidate your Project Management skills within the Market Research Industry, or progress your career and capabilities into the area of Project Management as a Skilled Market Researcher.
  • Melbourne CBD location
  • Work with a highly experienced team of Senior Researchers
  • Basic understanding of Market Research practice is essential
  • Fantastic opportunity to develop your Market Research career
Roy Morgan is arguably Australia's most well-known and trusted market and social research company. Over the last 75 years, we have built a reputation for providing accurate, meaningful, insightful information to help marketers, the media, governments and institutions make better, more informed decisions. We work with leading organisations in the public and private sphere successfully delivering evidence based research, and information products and services. Our Research Institute team is looking for a detail-oriented, quick-learning Project Manager who will be responsible for managing and overseeing the end-to-end execution of research projects while cultivating strong relationships with clients and cross-functional internal resources.

As a project manager, you will work with clients and internal team to lead all aspects of project/study execution, helping guide the client, team-members and any external partners through all critical project phases.
Key responsibilities include:
  • End to end coordination of assigned projects
  • Understanding project specifications and requirements and working with the Project Director to prepare the project plan and job costing
  • Building strong relationships with field operations, liaising with them to commence field work
  • Coordinating and managing internal data collection activities to client specifications, on time and on budget.
  • Ensuring project design meets client needs by providing consultation to clients concerning research best practices.
  • Proactively contacting clients by phone and email to finalize project specifications and to provide consultative updates throughout the project life cycle.
  • Following quality assurance procedures to ensure quality and accuracy; identifies and communicates potential problems to appropriate colleagues to drive a resolution.
  • Liaising with Data Analytics team and work with the Project Director in analysing and charting the data
  • Working with the Project Director to prepare content for reports and presentations
  • Ensuring client expectations are exceeded
To be successful in this role you will possess:
  • At least 1 - 3 years’ experience in the Market Research industry within the Australian/NZ market
  • Full understanding of the end-to-end research process
  • Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)
  • Ability to analyse data and draw insights from data
  • Strong research reporting ability
  • Basic practical knowledge of sampling, questionnaire design and data analysis
  • Ability to cost basic market research projects.
  • Understanding of basic statistical tools.
  • Ability to analyse and present information confidently and intelligently.
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills and good relationship building skills.
  • High fluency and literacy in Business English language

If you can confidently meet the above criteria, are keen on Market Research, have a commercial focus and are super productive, organised, curious, and an analytical people person with a high attention to detail, then we want to hear from you. Apply now!