Careers

We share the ability to listen and question and are united by a passion for research and a desire to make a difference. We work hard and play hard. If you’re up for the challenge, we’d love to hear from you.

Senior Research Executive

London

We’re an eclectic bunch at Future Thinking. A global company of researchers, advisors, statisticians, strategists, innovators, creatives and industry experts who believe in certain values which we live by as a business and in how we interact with our clients. We are open, curious, commercial, brave, proud and above all human.

This role in the Client Servicing Research Department you will be working directly with some high profile clients in Media, Sponsorship, and FMCG amongst others to help develop their products and bring research and insight to life.

The team is a fun and sociable whilst also being dedicated to delivering the best possible results to clients.

Key Tasks & Responsibilities:

  • With support of Directors, communicate with clients to understand and document their objectives, regularly checking in on these moving parts during the E2E process of delivering the project.
  • Deploy the most appropriate research techniques, collaborating with colleagues to include additional expertise where appropriate e.g. Qual/Quant, Data Analytics.
  • Design research questionnaires and moderator guides as necessary.
  • With Directors, oversee fieldwork initiatives as necessary.
  • Strive to interpret data, drafting reports including actionable recommendations and insight, overseen and supported by Directors.
  • Ensure work is in compliance with the Company Quality Manual, MRS code of conduct and data protection legislation
  • Build relationships with clients to better understand their needs and business; Build better relationships with other Future Thinking employees, to continue to develop as a researcher and grow professionally
  • Contribute to delivering insightful, engaging and visually impactful reports that help inform clients and their decision making
  • Think of new and innovative ways to help clients achieve their objectives, with support from the rest of the team to ensure that we continue to lead the way on innovative methodologies and award winning insights

Key Objectives:

  • Design research plans, optimising resources available to improve client offering e.g. Qual/Quant, Data Analytics.
  • Contribute a considered opinion and insight towards the Division’s presentation of research findings for clients.
  • Partake in wider company initiatives to help drive the business and make Future Thinking an engaging place to work including sharing learning and proactively seeking out development opportunities.
  • Ensure research is delivered within the MRS and ISO Guidelines.

Key relationships:

Managing Directors, Senior Research Directors, Research Managers & Executives, Operations including Quality Assurance, Field & DP, Gemseek Analytics and other key personnel in Bulgaria.

To apply for this position please send your CV and covering letter to careers@futurethinking.com

Our people are the best. We’re a global company of researchers, marketeers, statisticians, strategists, innovators, creatives and industry experts…

We believe in certain values which we live by as a business and in how we interact with our clients. We are open, inquisitive, brave, proud and above all human.

“We are always looking for people who will challenge the status quo. We want people with intelligence, imagination and flair, who believe they can make a difference to our clients and those around them to make this a great place to work.”

Emma Jordan – Head of Human Resources

We share the ability to listen and question and are united by a passion for research and a desire to make a difference. We work hard and play hard. If you’re up for the challenge, we’d love to hear from you.