Research Manager, intelligence agency

33 Talent Singapore Pte Ltd

Our client is the Insight and Intelligence arm of a global marketing communications agency who is looking for a Research Manager

The Company
Our client is the Insight and Intelligence arm of a global marketing communications agency who tackles clients’ business and communication challenges by creating multi-disciplinary and digital communication programs. 

The Role
Are you curious by nature? Do you always seek to understand human behaviors in your everyday life? Do you believe strategic communications can help shape a better world?

The ideal candidate will have strong entrepreneurial and collaborative spirit coupled with solid strategic thinking, to work across a wide range of industries like technology, Food & Beverage, Government, Tourism, healthcare, and more. 

You enjoy and have demonstrated experience in:  
  • Balancing an ever-changing and diverse range of insights projects, including global and complex projects involving quantitative, qualitative research, media analysis and/or digital analytics.
  • Basic understanding of either:
    • o Statistical analysis (e.g. Regression, Segmentation, MaxDiff, Conjoint)
    • o Media and social performance evaluation
  • Being intellectually curious and using your consultative mindset to translate data into actionable insights
  • Proactive and comfortable diving right in; a collaborative personality that is adept at relationship building with clients and colleagues
  • Keen understanding of business and marketing, and values measurement
  • 5 years of experience in strategic planning, market research, consumer insights, strategy development or digital/social intelligence. Agency experience preferred but experience on the client-side welcomed.
  • Strategic problem-solver, curious and passionate, humble but ambitious, collaborative and carrying.
  • Expert in either Primary or Secondary research
  • Rigorous and structured thinking that translates in flawless reports with good balance between overarching story and detailed findings
  • Excellent communication and writing skills, including the ability to boil down a complex project to key visual PowerPoint slides that tell the story and provide recommendations
  • High level of organization and time management skills, with the ability to rationalize and prioritize activities and requests
  • Fluency in other languages is an advantage
33 Talent
33 Talent specialises in Big Data, Digital and Communications recruitment and talent management across Europe and the APAC region. Our clients include Lenovo, AMEX, SingTel, The Body Shop, Amobee, SAP, WPP Group, McCann Worldgroup, IPG and numerous other corporate, agency and network clients. Please get in touch or feel free to make referrals to  We'd love to hear from you! 

33 Talent Singapore Private Limited
EA License Number 13C6298
EA Personnel: Amanda Vanderkolk - R1550865