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Senior Research Director - Leadership Role

Job description

Firmly future-focused, this leading provider of market research, insights and strategy is currently drawing up its prospective blueprint for success in 2023. Part of a hugely successful insights-led global marketing consulting and solutions group, their business model affords them enviable stability and from this place of strength, they plan to build.
They are looking to INVEST IN YOU! Your ideas, capabilities, and vision! Primed and ready, they will provide you with a platform for success, investing in the necessary tools, resources, and manpower.
Serious about growing and diversifying their offering, you will be given the freedom and autonomy to build and lead a team and/or department.
They are keen to speak to current and future industry leaders, sector specialists, methodological masters, and research guns.
Who are you?
  • You’re in a senior(ish) role with a topflight market research agency, but you’ve hit a glass ceiling and you crave a seat at the leadership table and more autonomy; OR
  • You’re a sector or methodology/approach specialist looking to further elevate your position as a leader in your field; OR
  • You’re doing your own thing but missing the support and infrastructure to scale; OR
  • You’ve always dreamed of doing your own thing but have lacked the capital to do so; OR
  • You’re just bloody awesome and want to try something new
 What you’ll do?
  • Maximize revenues and opportunities through new business wins and the development of long-term relationships with clients.
  • Deliver high-quality, high-impact research end to end overseeing the work of more junior resources.
  • Champion new market insights and deliver compelling thinking to clients and industry forums
  • Drive innovation and IP Development
  • Take a seat at the leadership table, helping set strategy and elevate company culture and values
  What you’ll love?
  • Ability to leverage one of Australia’s most respected market research brands and client networks
  • Being part of a wider global group of consultancies who share thinking and IP
  • Access to smart researchers to deliver the work you win
  • Access to an in-house operations team who can deliver a full range of research services, and/or facilitate the engagement of best-in-class third-party providers
  • The purchasing power of being part of a larger agency
  • Access to the full range of head office support services (Finance, IT, HR, Legal, Marketing)
  • An inspiring, collegial group of senior peers and mentors
  • A lucrative package, generous commission scheme and company bonus
So if you had 2023 marked as a year of change, challenge and success do get in touch! Send your CV to Rowan at
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.