Researcher

Summary

Reporting to Head of Strategy, this insight-led role supports the development of e-Commerce DTC strategies and acceleration of brands across the digital space. 

 

Are you an experienced Researcher? Are you diligent, passionate and a stickler for detail? Are you looking for a move that will allow you take the next step in your career? Then consider a move to LaBrand Agency.  

 

We are looking for a curious Researcher, with a passion for generating compelling data-driven stories and ultimately helping consumers to see the world in new way. Working collaboratively with our team of specialists, you will manage the planning and execution of research projects that will underpin the DTC strategies for our e-Commerce clients. Using a complimentary combination of qualitative and quantitative approaches, insight and data will be used to unveil our clients’ competitive advantage. 

About us

LaBrand Agency is a new to market International e-Commerce Agency providing solutions for ambitious DTC brands. 

 

We’re one of the fastest growing independent digital agencies in the UK. We’re also a place where careers genuinely flourish, rather than get stifled due to lack of progress or resources. 

 

You won’t find layers and layers of management here. Instead, you’ll discover a buzzing environment where bright, innovative and visionary people are encouraged to lead the way forward, and are supported by senior management to help develop to your full potential. 

 

Our Values: Passion, Vision, Elevation, Immersion 

 

Our purpose: is to ‘make the complex simple’ for our clients. 

key responsibilities:

  • Create insight and data-led stories through thorough research and diagnosis, for clients across domestic and international markets 
  • Plan, design and conduct research activities to meet the needs of business goals and research requirements 
  • Be confident conducting and interpretating qualitative and quantitative research techniques – deck research, website analytics, focus groups, surveys 
  • Analyse, understand and clearly articulate international market nuances across key metrics including behavioural, economic, digital and social factors 
  • Conduct user testing research translating user insights into actionable UX, design or service recommendations  
  • Be comfortable sharing research and insight with senior team and challenging them on their understanding and assumptions 
  • Recommend and take ownership of multiple data sources and research tools 
  • Conduct customer insight, market trends and competitor activity reports, for both strategic and tactical purposes 
  • Partner with third parties to lead on research projects where relevant, advising on the most appropriate methodology to meet client requirements 
  • Support the strategy team in facilitate engaging workshops, to present brand and digital approaches 
  • Proactively collaborate with trading and marketing teams to deliver data-driven optimisations and recommendations, for ongoing clients 

operational skills required

  • At least 3 years’ experience as a researcher 
  • Ability to reframe a problem through insight and data 
  • Experience in using and generating your own multitude of research tools 
  • Sound knowledge of UX/ design research is preferred 
  • Experience of owning research projects (agency or client side) 
  • generating your own research tools 
  • Confident in applying quantitative and qualitative techniques to business challenges 
  • A storyteller who can confidently and clearly communicate research findings in a compelling way  
  • A multitasker who can deliver on time and prioritise requests  

Personality traits suited to this role

  • Analytical  
  • Ability to inspire others  
  • Highly organised  
  • Passionate 
  • Self-motivated  
  • Diplomatic  
  • Meticulous  
  • Approachable 

Location:Office based – We’re conveniently located on King Street in Manchester City Centre. Hours 9-5, (9-4 Friday) with flexibility.   

 

Benefits: Clear career progression, Training, Bike (or skateboard!) to work scheme, Company events, Company pension, Employee discount, Gym membership, Referral programme.   

 

Head over to our Instagram or watch to see what life’s really like for the team at LaBrand Agency.  

 

Recruitment@labrand.agency   

To apply, please send your CV via the form or email recruitment@labrand.agency.

 

 

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