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We are currently looking for world-class candidates to join our team. If you think you’ve got what it takes to work in a fast-paced, growing and innovative company, we would love to hear from you.
Below are the roles that we are currently recruiting:
Head of Operations
The Head of Operations at LDC will manage the Operations department, with the support of a Research Manager (who holds responsibility for a freelance team of circa 35 researchers) and a team of research executives who specialise in data control, client delivery and bespoke projects. The role will involve driving forward regular business improvements which will enable the team to increase in efficiency whilst ensuring high levels of employee satisfaction with the department. The Head of Operations will also be required to develop new commercial opportunities for data collection/delivery.
This position requires strong collaboration with the Research Manager (Field), Senior Research Executives, our Sales and Technology teams and our clients and stakeholders.
Field Research Coordinator
The Field Research Coordinator is responsible of a team of contractors (circa 5 to 6 people), ensuring that the data collected in the field is accurate and detailed. As the main point of contact for their team, the Field Research Coordinator guarantees that the data received from the field is fully verified and all information is accurately updated and amended. The Field Research Coordinator is responsible for the field researcher training (initial and ongoing) by providing regular feedback and is involved in defining and reviewing data collection processes to gain efficiency.
Technology Project Team Manager
The Technology Project Team Manager will be responsible for ensuring the successful delivery of technology projects form inception to go-live, whilst making sure that both client and company requirements are met. The role will involve adapting the software development cycle and using various methodologies to best suit the team and the company.
The Research Executive is fully in charge of his/her own market sector. From ensuring full updates of relevant multiples, to tracking changes via press and social media, the Research Executive is responsible of the accuracy of the LDC database on their sector. He/she is responsible for informing all LDC employees and clients of any major changes or trends.
Freelance Field Researcher
The role entails updating our database of retailers in the UK by physically visiting each premises, including taking high quality photographs of new businesses. You will be required to visit hundreds of premises each month, across many towns and cities.