Research Executive

Research Executive (Genex)
IQbusiness South Africa
Johannesburg, Gauteng – Telecommute Role


Posted 20 October 2021 – Closing Date 30 November 2021

Job Details

Job Description


As a research executive you will be responsible for planning coordinating and administering market research projects. Managing account activities, partnering across departments to ensure efficient and quality deliverable based on SLAs. Project design, processing and implementation. Designing and assessing questionnaires.

Minimum Requirements

  • 1-3 experience in market research
  • 3-year degree- preferably in Research, Marketing, Business, Economics, Social Science
  • Computer literate

Job Specification

  • Data Analysis
  • Data consolidation and presentation with recommendations
  • Translate data into insights that address key client business questions
  • Develop and implement appropriate reporting, tracking and analysis methods
  • Project management – requirements and objectives
  • Ensure sound relationships with all internal and external stakeholders
  • Process improvement and efficiency
  • Monitor progress of surveys
  • Advising clients on how they can best make use of results
  • Providing strategic guidance and insight to clients, whilst building knowledge on key and new research methodologies
  • Client advisory- proactively addressing client requests
  • Face to face meetings with client, client training and client presentations


  • Strategic Thinking/Insights
  • Business Acumen
  • Analytical thinking
  • Attention to detail
  • Customer insight & focus
  • Relationship building/Networking
  • Service delivery excellence
  • Decision making
  • Open & effective communication
  • Problem solving
  • Process Orientation
  • Adaptability
  • Negotiation
  • Report Writing
  • Time management

Please note: As all IQbusiness roles requires honesty in the handling of or access to cash, finances, financial systems or confidential information; our recruitment process requires that the following background checks be completed: credit, criminal, ID and qualification verification.