Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £27.40 - £37.01 gross per hour
  • London


My client, a global giant within the Social Media industry, is looking for a Qualitative Researcher to join their team in London, on a 6 months contract.


- Work closely with cross-functional partners (product management, data science, analytics, business, design, engineering) to identify and prioritize knowledge gaps in our understanding the ways in which communities engage with us, and
- Design research that uniquely contributes to solving for those knowledge gaps
- Design and execute end-to-end custom primary research using a wide variety of qualitative and ethnographic methods, and interpret analysis through the lens of business impact, UX, HCI, and social science
- Adapt methods to the research question at hand using a range of methods, weave together qualitative and quantitative insights for data-informed understanding
- Communicate results and illustrate suggestions in compelling and creative ways
- Deliver actionable research insights that make the user experience measurably better
- Manage and prioritize research plans through ambiguous and fast-changing environments, align and execute critical insights and work with a large group of stakeholders Lead and deliver research share-outs to a cross-functional team to encourage empathy with and understanding of the experience for different segments, and identify clear opportunities we can address to improve the experience Collaborate closely with other researchers Willingness to travel internationally

Minimum qualifications:

Master's or Ph.D. in Anthropology, Sociology, Human Computer Interaction, Cognitive or Experimental Psychology, or a related field with experience answering social questions Experience conducting ethnographic research as well as knowledge of lab, field, individual and group based qualitative methods Experience working with multi-method studies and working with quantitative researchers Experience conducting international/cross-cultural research, particularly in Emerging Markets Experience leading cross-functional partners in international research and international research trips

Preferred qualifications:

3+ years of experience conducting research in an organization or

3+ consulting environment, including working with key stakeholders to

3+ understand and clarify their people research needs, and communicating

3+ analyses to technical and non-technical audiences

Experience identifying and working with vendors on end-to-end research design on international research projects

If you feel you fit the above criteria, please apply today.

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  • recruitment
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