Our client, a multinational Flavours & Fragrance house is looking to hire a Sensory, Consumer and Market Insights Researcher to be based in Lagos, Nigeria.
The Role :
The Sensory, Consumer and Market Insights Researcher represents the voice of the consumer within the organisation and help to drive regional sales by implementing research designs and effectively managing resources to ensure they create optimal products.
Our client is looking for an enthusiastic researcher for the site in Lagos, Nigeria. The person in this position will report to the EAME Category Marketing and Sensory Consumer Insights Director.
He / she will drive and manage the generation of relevant sensory, consumer and market insights cross-category in Nigeria, Central and Western Africa :
In full alignment with the company commercial and business development strategy
In coordination with the local Commercial and Technical teams
In coordination with the regional Marketing and Sensory & Consumer Insights teams.
Align priorities with the commercial and business development strategy.
Identify and implement the optimal insight generation approach / method to meet immediate needs linked to projects whilst anticipating and addressing future possible needs.
Generate sensory and consumer data :
Be at ease with discriminative and descriptive sensory methods
Design quantitative consumer tests
Conduct qualitative consumer research (from creating moderator guides to moderating focus groups and one-to-one); at ease with creative problem solving, projective techniques, ethnography,
Coordinate fieldwork with local partners and agencies.
Master in Sensory Science, Psychology, Marketing or related area
Learning agility and drive for results, creativity and problem solving
Effective team player
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and ideally French. Local language is a plus
Leads by influencing others, is able to ensure most relevant support is provided despite continuous changes, time or business pressure
Works autonomously on given tasks with minimal reviews by manager,
Business knowledge and understanding,
Be at east with Sensory and Consumer research methodologies : training in qualitative research methods, sensory tools and statistical programs such as Excel stat
Whilst we would like to respond to all our on-line applicants, regrettably, we can't always do this on every occasion due to high volumes we receive.
If you've not heard from us within four weeks, unfortunately on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.