About The Role
Cambridge Design Partnership [CDP] is an end-to-end innovation partner focused on helping clients grow. Some of the world's largest companies trust CDP to design and develop their most important innovations. Our dynamic Insight and Strategy team successfully delivers creative solutions to meet the business ambitions of our clients at the front end of the innovation process.

The Insight and Strategy team is looking for an insight research professional who has a skillset in quantitative methodologies including data analytics, and/or are versed in qualitative online digital methodologies. These roles will require you to work with a multidisciplinary team of strategists, designers, scientists, and engineers. 

At CDP, you will be given the opportunity to fully utilise and develop your insight skillset and develop your career with growing responsibility in the team. The core of your role will be to access the right data and translate this into actionable insight to enable our clients to achieve their innovation ambitions.  
About You
You have a minimum of 3-5 years’ experience working in a design/brand consultancy, market research agency, or client-side in a consumer insight role, with an impressive track record of human-centred, evidence-based research, and project/programme management.
Our Insight and Strategy team is accomplished in both qualitative and quantitative research. Ideally you will be comfortable with traditional and innovative research methodologies. Experience of both primary qualitative and quantitative research techniques is advantageous but is not essential.
 
We are looking for:
  • A track record of research design, qualitative and/or quantitative primary research, data synthesis/analysis synthesis, and delivery of insights to senior clients, both written and presented.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to work collaboratively within a multidisciplinary team to inspire colleagues with the added value of consumer-driven insight.
  • Experience of managing external research recruitment and survey partners to ensure accurate and timely delivery of their work for multiple concurrent client projects.
  • A drive to understand people and cultures, willing to travel nationwide and overseas to conduct primary research in a variety of cultures and contexts (COVID restrictions permitting).
  • Someone who will enjoy the challenge of growing the Insight and Strategy team through coaching junior researchers and expanding the CDP toolkit with innovative research approaches. 
  • Commercial insight and strategy experience applying research techniques in at least one of the following sectors: Consumer, CPG, Packaging, Healthcare/Medical in line with the code(s) of conduct and guidelines for the relevant industry society or association (e.g. ESOMAR, MRA)
  • A GPA of 3.5 or higher in physical or social sciences, design, or engineering.
About Us
CDP is a forward looking, employee-owned company with our staff and our clients as the key stakeholders at the centre of our strategy. Employee ownership allows us to maintain independence over the direction of our business and our creative culture. Our business has grown successfully over recent years and we now have over 200 ‘Employee Owners’. The Insight and Strategy team is integral to that business success. Our new offices are designed for growth and create a stimulating work environment.
 
Work Authorization
Cambridge Design Partnership will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided.

Equal Opportunity Employer 
Cambridge Design Partnership is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.