Head of Research and Consultation (Board Advisory Consultancy)

Riyadh Permanent
  • Set up a research and analytics function for a newly established consultancy
  • Well funded new organization

About Our Client

Well funded start up organization focused on working with Board Members of various Saudi based clients to enhance their impact in roles.

Job Description

  • Identifies potential research and enterprise income sources, promotes these opportunities to relevant colleagues, supports in preparing grant and commercial applications, manages the application/ tendering/ contracting process and provides post-award support.
  • Defines quality standards and ways of presentation for any kind of publication coming from the team (internal and/or external), to add value to the client experience.
  • Coordinates with legal that the rights of the published information are with and cooperates with marketing to ensure the presentation is within the branding guidelines.
  • Works closely with business development and design & delivery team to understand their needs and timely provide them with the necessary information.
  • Selects topics for case studies and assigns them to the team based on their field of expertise. Decides if studies can be conducted in-house or if external support is required based on the topic.
  • Reviews completed market research, analytics, studies, and theses and ensures they meet the quality standards, reverts to the team when areas for improvement are identified to enhance the overall output by providing advice, and consultancy where appropriate.
  • Sets up a meaningful reporting system and ensures that data are timely and accurate maintained, and reports are timely submitted to the concerned audience.
  • Proposes and participates in events from time-to-time to present the topics, in coordination with BD.

The Successful Applicant

- 10+ years business experience

- Experience working with the production of corporate research

- Strong network of partners within this field

- Ideally a Masters or PHD in Marketing, Economics or a comparable field.

- Excellent written and oral communication

What's on Offer

Build the department from scratch and play a lead role in the growth of the business

Competitive packages with a tax free salary

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