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Associate Director
Published Friday, November 08

The Role

  • Working across a portfolio of clients and engagements with Luxury and Premium brands in the region with a core focus on business issues around consumers and markets
  • Work with research teams on proposal design and winning presentations/creative client pitches
  • Manage key client relationships through executing successful projects working with key stakeholders
  • To work across verticals with a focus on qualitative, digital and quantitative engagements with a core ability to solve business problems that result in increased market share for clients
  • Working with the Associate Director/Senior research manager for research materials design and implementation, including assisting in writing research reports/proposals and managing projects within budget and timeline
  • Report writing and presentation creation including client recommendations and conducting workshops, with the ability to work independently under pressure
  • To ensure that projects are resourced and implemented correctly, to the satisfaction of the client, within budget and on time
  • Highly adaptable and flexible to be able to work with fast-paced teams and regional structures


  • Bachelor/Master's 3- 5 years of industry experience in a professional services firm with experience and exposure in at least one of these areas: marketing, consulting, consumer insights, research,  project management, analytics
  • Advanced applied statistical analysis skills
  • Ability to manage the portfolio and take ownership of projects and multi-task under pressure
  • Able to work across various industries with a key focus on premium brands
  • Self-driven, passionate and results focussed with strong problem-solving skills
  • Ability to consult with clients and be creative in reporting
  • Excellent written & verbal communication and presentation  skills
  • Strong computer skills in MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong team player mentality and superior customer servicing skills
  • Business development and consultative selling experience beneficial
  • Motivated and with high integrity with willingness to travel in the region and work remotely where needed

We offer successful candidates an attractive remuneration package and the opportunity to work in a dynamic and exciting environment.

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Fulltime 2019-11-08 Shanghai Shanghai 200000 2019-12-06
Agility Research

Are you interested in working with the world's leading luxury and premium brands to help solve their business and market strategy needs? We are looking for creative, highly intelligent and driven individuals from across a variety of backgrounds who are passionate about working with premium brands and helping our clients win in Asia.

About Us

Agility Research & Strategy is currently looking for a dynamic candidate to fill this position.

Our team is a diverse group of talented individuals that come from a range of backgrounds, Our DNA is agile, intelligent, self-starters who are keen to grow and learn. Working with the C-suite of the world's leading Premium and Luxury brands, this role gives the right individual an opportunity to help these brands with our proven methodologies and solutions.

The ideal candidate will lead initiatives to drive new business development for the company.

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