Head of Insights

This is a full-time role split 3 days a week onsite /2 days from home
Job Terms:
Highly competitive
Start date:
Notice period
Posted By:
Claire Blasi

Job Description:

My client, Europe’s leading visual communications specialist delivering dynamic multi-channel marketing services to brands and retailers across the globe is looking for a Head of Insights.


Job Overview

I am looking for an experienced candidate to play a crucial role in leading and shaping a new internal function within this fantastic creative agency. This involves being the go-to knowledge base of retail and shopper marketing, whilst expanding the range of insight-based services, that can be offered to clients.


Key Responsibilities:

· You will have ultimate responsibility for recommending and implementing best practice in providing meaningful insights to clients across the retail, brands and film and entertainment sectors.

· You will ensure insights are reaching as far into the business as possible and that the business is using the best tools and data for their requirements.

· You will be working closely with the sales and commercial teams to develop value-based chargeable insights.

· You will work closely with the client service and creative teams within the Creative as well as key stakeholders within the wider group.

· There will be coordination and management of external insight resources as required.

· Fast creation of retail sector reports and target shopper analysis that can inform a strategic and creative response.

· The creation of thought leadership and white paper articles.

· You will be conducting store visit reviews and compiling retail/campaign analysis reports.


Required Skills and Experience:

  • Degree level qualification in marketing-related psychology.
  • 5+ years retail focussed agency experience in a senior insight role.
  •  Expert at interpreting research needs and designing bespoke solutions.
  • Extensive knowledge of market research and retailer data sources.
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills with the ability to distill data findings into relatable and useful insights for internal teams and clients.
  • Fantastic communication skills both written and spoken.
  • Confident to present/work directly with clients.


Please contact me if you want to take advantage of this fantastic opportunity. claireblasi@aquent.com

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Client Description:

Europe's leading visual communications specialist, delivering dynamic multi-channel international marketing services to clients around the globe.