Current opening

(UK team):

Research Manager (Quantitative)

Excited in joining one of the hottest startups in market research?

We are growing our team in our London office (flexible, work from home at the moment) and are looking for new members who are keen to learn a new approach to market research with a focus on delivering high-quality consumer insight for enterprise level brands.

This role will give you the opportunity to make your mark and drive high growth at a global level, working with a fantastic portfolio of clients (Vodafone, Samsung, L'Oréal and more), pioneering a unique blend of tech and consultancy expertise.

You will have a role of working in the research and insights team to manage quantitative research activities, with an additional focus on supporting client relationships as part of the business management.


Bolt Insight is revolutionising research and insights by connecting businesses with engaged consumers that matter the most: sharp audiences targeted based on their behaviours and interests, powered by social media and programmatic data technologies. We are combining our unique, agile research technologies with meticulous care, team expertise and data accuracy.

Job Description and Responsibilities 

  • Actively develop opportunities with existing clients, anticipating their business needs and making effective use of Bolt Insight's research technology.

  • Lead or support client briefing meetings and contribute to shaping projects proposal (working alongside the business lead) to best meet expectations.

  • Offer exceptional questionnaire design based on the client’s brief, challenging where necessary to ensure objectives are met.

  • Effectively lead the project management of approved projects, and provide support on strategic account management for new (prospective) projects.

  • Take responsibility for the overall quality of projects, overseeing all steps of the project lifecycle, from initial set-up and design of sample plans, to creating analysis plans for delivery of the final data.

  • Prepare client reports with valuable insights to be presented to the clients.

  • Provide clients with actionable recommendations to improve their brand positioning and strategy.

Qualifications/Required Skills 

  • Quantitative research experience in a client facing role. (minimum 2-3 years)

  • Experience in a previous operational and project management position (questionnaire design, insight generation etc).

  • Superb English language communication skills, both written and spoken.

  • Attention to detail and a commitment to maintaining consistency and accuracy.

  • Good working knowledge of MS Office Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

  • Educated to degree level - a bachelor's degree in business, marketing, sociology or related fields of study.

  • Proven analytical, interpretative and problem-solving skills, to deliver high-quality work within agreed timelines.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Positive team spirit, with strong interpersonal and relationship-building skills.

  • Passionate about working with new technology.

  • Be part of the process: we're yet a small but fast growing team, where ideally you would take pride to be involved in the innovation process of the company.

  • Result oriented.

  • Self-motivated and able to take initiatives.

What We Offer 

The opportunity to be involved in the growth stage of a global, agile quantitative research platform that will potentially shape market research for many years to come. Multi-layer career development in line with a high growth startup, working with an impressive portfolio of clients in a highly strategic and consultative role. 

  • £35,000 - £45,000 per annum, depending on experience

  • A flat structure where you will be an important part of a small team that is constantly growing.

  • A 24-day paid holiday allowance with the option to roll over up to 3 days per year.

  • Pension scheme - we will start paying a percentage of your salary towards your pension.

  • Cycle to Work Scheme.

  • Annual bonus based on performance.

  • On-demand perk platform subscription where you get to benefit from discounts or can choose between gift cards, vouchers or experiences.

  • Option to choose between a Mac or a PC (will be sent to you a few days before you join) and other technology essentials (for the office and/or working from home).

  • Online training programs and funding for external training.

  • A culture of entrepreneurship that rewards initiative.
  • WeWork office in the heart of London. (WFH for now)

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