Research Manager Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Position: Research Manager

Location: Nairobi – Kenya

Industry: Research

Our client, a leading market research company in Africa is urgently seeking to recruit a suitable candidate to fill the following vacant position.

Job Purpose:

Business planning, client service, project management and leadership to achieve company’s business objectives

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Achieving the agreed monthly & annual business targets
  • Ensuring operating systems are adhered to in execution of all projects
  • Client relationship management including prospecting, brief taking, proposal preparing, field and analysis briefing and overseeing and report presentation
  • Ensuring the completion of the necessary documentation on approval of proposal to facilitate proper and early commissioning and payment of projects
  • Overseeing the execution of research projects to ensure timely and accurate execution of all parts of the projects
  • Regular follow up with key client contacts on existing and potential research projects
  • Developing and growing the team of people working with you, by motivating, training, appraising and guiding them
  • Collecting the final payment and getting client feedback on research projects
  • Any other task that may be assigned by the Associate Director or Managing Director from time to time


  • Must have a minimum of at least 5 years of experience in Marketing and Social Research in a reputable company
  • Experience in client service

Education Qualifications and Training

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics, statistics, commerce, economics or any other related field
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing and a Master’s Degree in Social Sciences or in Business studies will be an added advantage
  • Written and spoken French will be treated as an added advantage

To apply, send your CV and cover letter only to before close of business 5th April, 2017.

Clearly indicate the position applied for and expected salary on the subject line.

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Updated: April 3, 2017 — 10:51 am