Mintel Senior Consultant - Custom Research Solutions in London, United Kingdom
Senior Consultant - Custom Research Solutions
Location London, United Kingdom
Date Posted 29th January 2019
Category Research and Data Science
Job Type Full-time
Requisition ID 894
The focus of the Senior Consultant role is to support the development of Mintel Consulting activity across the EMEA region. You will be working as a senior member of the team, supporting the delivery of bespoke innovation projects for our clients. You will be working alongside a team of Account Directors across the region to understand individual client objectives, designing a tailored approach for every brief. The Sr Consultant is responsible for maximising opportunities and optimising revenue across a portfolio of clients, whilst delivering world class projects.
Scoping projects to optimise the potential of every single opportunity working closely with the EMEA sales team.
The Sr Consultant will demonstrate strong commercial skills with an ability to challenge clients thinking and provide a fresh and innovative perspective.
Using insight to create compelling, differentiated brand strategy and breakthrough innovation concepts
Design and delivery of creative workshops
Preparation and analysis of a range of research methodologies, both qualitative and quantitative
Supporting the wider team in the development of proposal and pitches.
Work on the delivery of projects, drawing on the wider Consulting team, Mintel Analyst teams
Ensure all Mintel Consulting resource tools are kept up to date
Mentor and advise junior members of the Consulting team
It is expected that a Senior Consultant will have:
Passion for and curiosity in brands and innovation
Strong organisational skills
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Critical thinking and analysis
Creativity, both making connections and original thinking
Strong sense of individual responsibility as well as ability to collaborate and work effectively in a team
Successful Candidates will:
Have 4+ year’s work experience within a branded environment, either client or agency side
Scope projects, with strong commercial awareness and sound understanding of Mintel competencies
Contribute to, fuel inspiration for and ultimately deliver creative thinking workshops
Define research, data collection and required analysis
Prepare custom analysis and insight for clients and customise deliverables to fit client needs using original research, a library of pre-published content, and external quantitative and qualitative agencies
Outline first draft conclusions and recommendations
Be largely self-sufficient in terms of managing work load and deadlines
Be a confident presenter, able to co-present report findings and provide valuable input in discussions