Innovation and Insight Project Manager

Recruiter
Reed Scientific
Location
Chipping Campden
Salary
Competitive
Posted
21 Nov 2016
Closes
19 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client, a reputable food manufacturing company, is seeking an Innovation and Insights Project Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for designing and managing consumer research projects (contract and MSFR) to completion within the aforementioned department. They will support the CSS Department to ensure the continuing growth of the business, as well as striving to maintain the company's high levels of client satisfaction.Main Responsibilities:- Overseeing the Member Subscription Funded Research projects from initialization to completion, creating reports and presenting them to clients.- Writing up research proposals as well as commercial contract project proposals.- Identifying and pursuing new business opportunities and refining methods of data collection and analysis.- Attending Conferences, exhibitions and training courses to deliver presentations- Providing support to colleagues in both a scientific and technical capacity.The successful candidate will ideally be educated to BSc or MSc level in Food Science, consumer studies or the social sciences, as well as previous experience of undertaking research projects within either an academic setting or a professional environment. Experience with the following would also be advantageous: Experience in quantitative consumer research. Proven experience in managing projects from conception to completion, including managing multiple project concurrently.Previous experience and knowledge of specialist software such as Compusense at Hand. Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business