Senior Research Executive

KANTAR - Johannesburg, Gauteng

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Senior Research Executive

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To make sure that Kantar offers client service & levels of research expertise that are second to none by ensuring the smooth running of research projects from commissioning to final presentation. Build a strong day to day working relationship with the clients your team services actively contributing in meetings and presenting results. Continually build your technical expertise as a market researcher and apply it to the work you do for your clients.


Work mainly unsupervised and produce for sign off by line manager

Present all or part of client presentations

Travel to client meetings as and when required (may require occasional overnight trips)

Develop/manage more junior members of the team

Build a strong working relationship with your client service account team

Build a strong and mutually respectful relationship with the operational departments within the company

Ensure good communication with operational departments and proactively spot problems early

Develop a strong professional relationship with your clients

Be an ambassador for Kantar at all times


3 year degree, preferably in Research, marketing, business, economics social sciences

At least 2 years’ relevant market research experience in a research agency, client company, or management consultancy

Experience analyzing data, writing reports & proposals

PC literacy in Word, Excel, PowerPoint

Excellent English writing and verbal skills

Level appropriate quantitative research skills


Johannesburg, BryanstonSouth Africa

Kantar Rewards Statement

At Kantar we have an integrated way of rewarding our people based around a simple, clear and consistent set of principles. Our approach helps to ensure we are market competitive and also to support a pay for performance culture, where your reward and career progression opportunities are linked to what you deliver.

Kantar is the world’s leading data, insights and consulting company. We understand more about how people think, feel, shop, share, vote and view than anyone else. Combining our expertise in human understanding with advanced technologies, Kantar’s 30,000 people help the world’s leading organisations succeed and grow.


Min education
University attendance
Required experience
2 Years
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