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Account Director - strategic, insights-based consultancy

Job description

Expanding steadily and catering for a growing demand, this insights-based consultancy has achieved an enviable record of both client and employee retention in the last decade. They partner with some of Australia’s most successful businesses, delivering methodological excellence and robust research so that their clients can make business and marketing decisions with confidence. Industry recognised for their expertise in high end analytics, they deliver results in an accessible, easy to understand way, directly informing action for their clients.
  
The role
  
The focus of this Account Director role is on the development, maintenance and growth of client relationships.  You will be the key point of contact for your clients, and a senior figure within the agency. A proactive self-starter, you are comfortable working in a start-up style environment where you can demonstrate authoritative levels of market sector and technical knowledge, as well as showcase your methodological expertise.
  
This is a hands-on position, in which you will work through all aspects of the research process in a highly collaborative fashion, sharing ideas and resources with your team to bring about the best outcomes. With a significant amount of autonomy and client ownership, you will be responsible for the management and growth of existing client accounts, research design, project delivery and presentations, identifying new opportunities with new clients, proposal writing and pitching.
  
Do you tick these boxes?
  • Substantial experience in the market research sector (agency experience essential)
  • Demonstrated expertise across a broad range of sectors and research techniques
  • Superior quant skills (adept in the use of SPPS and/or Q)
  • An excellent relationship builder and a passion for growing a business
Alongside an energetic culture, the close-knit team has access to great perks including contracted free days of annual leave, free weekly personal training, great prizes for new projects won and great team events. Combine this with a funky Richmond office, full of state-of-the-art facilities, break out spaces and informal and formal social events, and this role really does give you the whole package.
  
To apply, please send your CV to Emily Moser at Resources Group emoser@resourcesgroup.com or call me on 0449  172 882 for a confidential chat.

About Resources Group
We are the Leading Global Talent Agency for Insights, Analytics & Data Strategy. Our consultants take the time to truly understand your career aims and are dedicated to providing tailored, impartial advice to find you the very best career move. We have access to an unrivalled and exclusive range of job opportunities with trailblazing agencies and blue-chips across Australia, NZ and APAC.
Resources Group’s Diversity and Equality Policy determines that we submit applicants to our clients on the basis of merit and ability, regardless of race, colour, age, disability, family responsibilities, gender, marital status, nationality, religious or political views or affiliations, sexual orientation or socio-economic background