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Research Project Manager - Social & Policy Research

Job description

Our client is one of Australia’s largest and most-loved full-service social market research agencies. Experts at delivering insights to inform behaviour change, policies, and strategy, they are on the lookout for new talent to join their growing team!
Their research and evaluation projects inform decision-making, behaviour change, and policies across a diverse change of social issues, including education, violence against women, immigration, employment, disability services, road safety, mental health, social cohesion, immigration, housing, and race-bases discrimination.
Due to growth, the agency is excited for a values-driven and inherently curious Project Manager/Junior Researcher to join their team.
What you’ll love about this role
  • End-to-end exposure. You’ll manage and execute the delivery of research projects across all phases from set up to final client deliverables.
  • Variety. As a business, these guys deliver research across all facets of state and federal government. Health and well-being, education and training, Australian society, employment, housing, marginalised and vulnerable communities.
  • Learning. They’ll provide you with a clearly articulated career path and the mentoring and support of industry experts, to help get you there. As well as professional membership opportunities and a study allowance program.
  • Team. Unashamedly lovely, this is a team of people who thoroughly enjoy working with one another, who turn up for each other and who take great pride in what they achieve collectively.
So what do you need?
  • A minimum of 1-2+ years of market/social research experience 
  • Well-developed primary research skills and experience using analysis packages such as SPSS/Q/Excel
  • Demonstrated expertise in project management and an eye for detail
  • A positive and team focused attitude
The culture of this impressive agency is inclusive, progressive, and empowering, with genuine opportunities to learn, develop and accelerate your career. Independently owned, they are flexible and agile and have an exceptional reputation in the industry, testament to their strategic work, strong client partnerships, and awesome employee engagement. People love working here.
The HQ is in Melbourne; however, they are open to applicants across all states.
Interested? To apply, please send your CV Cat Biles at Resources Group  for any additional information/ 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.