Insight Lead - Media

Job Title: Insight Lead - Media
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 1030887_1573927176
Contact Name: Mat Law
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 16, 2019 17:59

Job Description

The Company
Our client is one of the most talked about independent agencies in the world of media. They are recognised in the industry for their cutting edge approach to planning, their exemplary client service levels and their unique working environment that empowers employees. Their work and approach has won them many awards, including being recognised as one of the top agencies in the UK's top 100 places to work.

The Role
As an Insight Lead you will work closely with the Head of Insight and be joining a successful team of insight and data specialists. You will be a key member of the Insight team working on ad hoc projects, and answering complex research questions. You will have access to a wide range of media and social media tools, alongside traditional primary research methods such as qual, quant and online communities. The role will see you working on a variety of projects from internal briefs from stakeholders within the business (creative, strategy, planning), through to working directly with global blue chips clients.

The Candidate
The ideal candidate will have at least 6-8 years commercial research experience, ideally gained from a media or research agency. You will be naturally client facing and commercially driven, with an appreciation for providing creative, innovative insights using both quant and qual methodologies. In your career you will have commissioned and managed third party research agencies, from project initiation through to reporting of insights. You will be inquisitive and creative with proven leadership skills.
Experience of using media planning tools and systems such as TGI, YouGov, ComScore would be advantageous but not essential.