Are you passionate about Social Research?
We are establishing a Public Service Reform Practice in Riyadh or Jeddah Ipsos Office and therefore recruiting for a Research Executive to join the established team in MENA to take responsibility for growing and delivering social consultation and research.
We will be working with the Saudi Arabian Government looking at how they can improve services as part of Strategy 2030 which sets out the vision for reducing Saudi Arabia's dependence on oil, diversify its economy, and develop public service sectors such as health, education, infrastructure, recreation and tourism.
The work that we will deliver will directly impact and explore policy development, satisfaction, attitude and other social & opinion research.
The Role :
This role will be integral to establishing the business in Saudi, where the role will be based, after an initial training period in the UK.
You’ll be a Saudi national who holds a relevant degree from a UK university.
Initially, you’ll be working autonomously to deliver consultation and research projects directly to the government. You’ll be supported by colleagues in the office and remotely from the UK.
We need someone to start as soon as possible, ideally in place by August / September.
About you :
We are looking for a bright and ambitious person with a passion for research.
You will receive initial training and support, but you will be expected to will quickly to step up and work using initiative and a fair degree of autonomy.
We are looking for graduates from any degree discipline to join us and embrace a career in research.
You’ll need :
About Us :
We thrive on understanding the world around us and helping our clients make the right business decisions. We are passionately curious about people, markets, brands and society.
We deliver information and analysis that makes our complex world easier and faster to navigate and inspires our clients to make smarter decisions.
We are one of the world’s largest market research companies with offices in 88 countries. We are an innovative, entrepreneurial, client-
focused organization, providing research services to over 5,000 clients worldwide. We are the only global market research company that is still controlled and operated by market researchers.
We are intellectually curious and passionate researchers who set ourselves high standards and aim to work collaboratively to service our clients most effectively.
We love doing research that has an impact and want to inspire our clients to make better decisions. We harness our size and scale to enable our employees to be the best me’.
We celebrate everyone’s uniqueness, encouraging people to succeed, take the initiative and perform at their best.
We are committed to equality, treating people fairly, promoting a positive and inclusive working environment and ensuring we have diversity of people and views.
We recognise that this is important for our business success - a more diverse workforce will enable us to better reflect and understand the world we research and ultimately deliver better research and insight to our clients.
We understand the importance of commitments you may have outside of work and we consider all flexible working applications -
please highlight what you are looking for when you make your application.