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Senior Account Director - Government Research

Job description

This is a fascinating opportunity to work closely with Federal and State Government to provide evidence-based advice to inform policy, communications, and programs.
Playing a pivotal role in a thriving national S&G team, you will help win and lead client insights work across a myriad of meaningful social topics.
Senior Account Director
On all the right Federal and State Government research panels, you’ll be in prime position to enjoy the in-coming briefs!  Topics will include public health, social equality, sustainability, education, gambling, road, water and fire safety. Projects are entirely customised and include campaign evaluation, communication strategy, policy, and service evaluation.
We’re looking for a strategic thinker, committed to finding solutions for S&G clients. An adept relationship builder who can write a winning government proposal and deliver a project through all research stages to final presentation of insights strategy.
Core responsibilities:

  • Strengthen relationships with Government clients

  • Write winning Government tenders

  • Design multimethod research to tackle highly engaging and challenging social issues

  • A hands-on researcher who loves the craft of survey design, project management, data analysis, reporting and presenting insights strategy

  • Inspire and mentor junior team members

  • Promote the agency as an industry thought leader

  The Benefits:

  • Progressive & innovative research practices

  • Engaging topics - domestic violence, public transport usage, mental health, ageing, health

  • A Work180 employer of choice commended for their workplace initiatives & flexible working

  • Fantastic office with hybrid working (3 days in office)

  • Clear promotional pathways

  • World-class learning and development opportunities within the global network of this world class social and market research agency

  • Share options

 Candidate expectations:

  • Established senior profile as a social and Government research specialist

  • Previous market/social research agency experience is essential

  • Quantitative research skills are the priority

  • Qualitative is advantageous

  • Strong track record of excellent client delivery

  • Comfortable & motivated by writing Government proposals

 There is no better time to join this exciting business with big growth plans. We’re looking for an ambitious social & government research who wants to join a passionate and inspiring team.
To apply please contact Gemma Lewis (née Hughes) or call +61 (0)452417265.
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.
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