Head of Research 


Within our team, you, as a Market Research Manager, will be serving as the primary client contact in all phases of market research projects and leading business development initiatives.

Using your strong analytical & communication skills, you will lead & deliver projects focusing mostly on consumer, shopper and product research to ensure FMCG clients are given clear and actionable insights. Specifically, we’re looking for someone who is ready to:

Discuss strategic business problems related to our clients and prepare proposals to best answer their business questions

  • Consult with our client’s market research and marketing functions to help them make the best decisions possible by giving clear and actionable recommendations

  • Be hands-on in the execution & delivery of projects, with the support of Project, Field and Data departments

  • Support the development of the business through effective account management, identifying opportunities within existing clients in addition to pitching to new clients

  • Be involved in internal taskforces for the identification and exploration of emerging research technologies and techniques and improving current processes & services



The ideal candidate will have prior market research experience on the supplier or agency side, a strong understanding of quant, qual and research digital tools. More specifically we’re looking for someone with the following profile:

  • 5+ years of relevant work experience within market research

  • A proven track record of turning complex business issues into simple and actionable recommendations

  • Strong technical, analytical & communication skills, and a passion for learning new qualitiative & quantitative research methodologies

  • Moderation of qualitative research & workshops both digital & face to face

  • Experience presenting results in front of senior audiences

  • Entrepreneurial and pro-active attitude

  • Past hands-on experiences executing blended methodologies is a must for this position


Launchpad is an equal opportunity employer and offers a flexible working environment. We offer a competitive salary & benefits package that includes the following:

  • Annual performance-based bonus

  • Employer contributory pension scheme

  • High value placed on taking initiative and ownership

  • Open, communicative work environment

  • Flat organisational structure

  • Work / life balance

  • Great, passionate colleagues

At Launchpad we understand that our employees are our most valuable asset; we are committed to their future development and seek to grow the business to provide opportunities to create a career that fits the aspirations of each individual.



Please note that only completed applications, consisting of a CV and cover letter, written in English will be considered.  Due to the large volume of applications, unresponsive applicants and incomplete applications will be rejected. Only applicants who are invited to the first round selection process will be further contacted (this may take 1-4 weeks). Thank you for your understanding​



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