Head of Research - PROOF

  • Department / Function
  • Data & Insight
  • Location
  • London / Anywhere
  • Contract Type
  • Permanent
  • Working Pattern
  • Full-time
  • Job Advert Summary
  • PROOF Insight, the home of data, insights, and analytics for C&C Group. PROOF’s Research & Insight is used to support planning for the future for our brands, our customers, our suppliers, and our colleagues, but most importantly it is used to shape how PROOF develops and innovates. PROOF Insight are currently seeking a creative, motivated and established Head of Research who will take leadership responsibilities for projects and ensure all stages from inception to completion are managed effectively. Our clients are global brands and household names across drinks.

    This is a chance to join a forward-thinking, people-focused company where your career can flourish and have some fun along the way. You will have day-to-day responsibility for managing research projects and will need to demonstrate resilience and flexibility in your role. The challenge is around the complexity and variety of projects we handle - customer segmentation, conjoint studies, pricing analysis and new product development. We are looking for someone with an entrepreneurial approach to help develop and lead new research initiatives.

  • Job Advert Description
    • To assume overall responsibility for Research for the benefit of PROOF Insight and the wider C&C GB business
    • To provide strategic direction to the Research team, to PROOF Insight and to stakeholders across C&C GB
    • To be accountable for tactical and strategic Research planning to efficiently respond to PROOF Insight’s needs and the needs of customers both internal & external
    • To drive Research excellence and to develop & sustain a culture of continuous improvement in Research and Research reporting across C&C
    • To ensure that all Research key performance metrics are delivered in line with Group expectations
    • To deliver the Research budget through driving cost efficiency, optimising asset performance, effective planning and continuous improvement initiatives
    • To ensure the highest quality standards are maintained
    • To oversee the delivery of Research projects & models
    • To drive the people agenda within the Research team, and the wider PROOF Insight team, including embedding Group values and behaviours, improving employee engagement scores, developing talent and promoting diversity and inclusion
    • As part of the PROOF Insight Management Team to contribute to the achievement of wider PROOF Insight targets and the development of PROOF Insight strategy
  • Full job description
  • Head_of_Research_JD_PROOF_Insight_Sept_2021.docx