Take responsibility for clients and play a key role in delivering value added insights via research projects. Responsible to setting up presentations & client meetings.
In collaboration with the Team Leader the incumbent will support existing business
Project planning and Management : priorities project requirements and delivery, determine tasks and actions for exec team, allocate resources effectively, schedule and meet deadlines, brief support services, manage and evaluate project progress.
Project design : provide sound research recommendations, apply appropriate research methodology and recommend appropriate TNS solutions
Project output : provides sound guidance on analysis techniques, provide sound guidance on finding the story , contribute to strategic content of conclusions and recommendations, always adding value to research results.
Client Management : acquire relevant client background knowledge, must have a very clear understanding of client business, relationship building, meet deadlines, manage general client expectations, responsible for liaising with client on all aspects of the study, from briefing to presentation on overall client needs, not just per project.
Team management, mentoring and training : Identify skills gaps and growth potential of team members, involve execs and juniors in planning and design of project, provide on the job training.
Degree in Marketing or related.
Minimum of 6 - 7 years work experience in the research industry
Computer literacy proficiency on all MS Office packages
Business writing skills
Basic commercial skills (cost and time management)
Strong attention to detail
Organization and administration skills
Project Management skills
Proven people and client Management skills
Manage projects & team to contribute towards achievement of financial targets.
Responsible for performance management of direct reports.
Manage key supplier relationships (Quali).
Personal focus on people management and client relationship development skills.
To support and own the values and ethos of the Company and share these with internal and external audiences.
About Kantar TNS
Kantar TNS advises clients on specific growth strategies around new market entry, innovation, brand switching and stakeholder management, based on long-
established expertise and market-leading solutions. With a presence in over 80 countries, Kantar TNS has more conversations with the world's consumers than anyone else and understands individual human behaviours and attitudes across every cultural, economic and political region of the world.