STR GLOBAL LIMITED
This is a Research Consultant (part-time freelance) role
Main Purpose of Job
Tourism Consumer Insights is a full-service, third-party independent tourism market research team of STR. To address an expanding workload and cover staff changes we are currently seeking a Research Consultant (part-time / freelance) who is interested in contributing to the teams work until the end of 2019 e.g. 2-3 days per week in our central Edinburgh office.
Rates of pay will be dependent on experience.
The Research Consultant (part-time / freelance) will be responsible for the setup and delivery of market research projects.
Additional responsibilities include:
Collaborating with other STR colleagues in offices around the world and inputting to Tourism Consumer Insights or other departmental or company-wide initiatives and projects.
Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities
Market Research Projects
Communicate regularly with colleagues to manage priorities and schedules and ensure clear understanding of project progress and deliverables
System & Process Management
Take responsibility for the development of new and improved research systems and processes.
Lead on projects and initiatives working with colleagues in other offices to develop new opportunities.
Collaborating with other STR colleagues in offices around the world and inputting in to Tourism Consumer Insights or other departmental or company-wide initiatives and projects.
Constantly seek to improve and build client relationships.
Specific Job Competencies
Knowledge of research methods and techniques, including questionnaire design, focus group moderation, depth interviewing, statistical analysis and qualitative analysis and research report writing and presentations.
Creative, innovative and analytical. Strong confidence in using and manipulating qualitative and quantitative data.
Capable of identifying creative solutions to assist in project delivery, generate new business or improve efficiencies.
Attention to Detail
An eye for detail in terms of data checking is essential. The candidate must be confident working with data and taking responsibility for the accuracy of the data they are dealing with.
Capability to organise, assign and execute tasks within tight timescales.
Business and Selling Skills
Excellent communicator able to demonstrate success and experience managing new and existing client relationships.
Strong report and proposal writing skills. Confid