Head of Social and Market Research

£40,000-£45,000 (depending on experience) plus beneifts
Deadline: 26th June 2017

M·E·L Research is looking to recruit a new Head of Social and Market Research to join our team. This is an exciting opportunity for someone with a track record of leading research teams and delivering research and evaluation projects for public sector organisations. 


You will hold key responsibility for leading our Research team, which will include identifying and tendering for new business commissions across our broad public services research and evaluation accounts, contributing to reaching our annual sales targets in excess of £1.7 million, and delivering excellent research and evaluation services for our clients. 

You will be responsible for continuous development and improvement of our research and evaluation capabilities within the public services market and bring our team up to the highest of professional standards within ourindustry.

You will act as a Project Lead across our research portfolio and be responsible for ensuring our projects are delivered to quality, time and budget. This will include peer reviewing, coaching and mentoring the team and identifying development and training needs across the team.

You will also manage a portfolio of key research projects, overseeing research executive staff, and providing clients with consultancy advice, reports and presentations of the results and implications for service improvement.


To apply

For further information and to apply for this exciting opportunity, please see the full job pack and download the application form. The deadline for applications is 9am on Monday 26th June 2017.  Please return your completed application to Bianca Murray - bianca.murray@melresearch.co.uk.


If you have any queries about the role, please contact Karen Etheridge or Jenny Chen (0121 604 4664).