Research Executive - Stoke

Recruiter
Wireless Group
Location
Stoke-on-Trent
Salary
£Competitive + Benefits
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Expires
23 Jun 2017
Sector
Sales
Research Executive - Stoke Location: Stoke-on-Trent Salary & Benefits: £Competitive Benefits Employment Status: Permanent, Full Time. Wireless Group is now a part of News UK. Our Radio GB division operates four national radio stations; including talkSPORT the world's biggest sports radio station, and Virgin Radio. It also operates 12 independent local radio (ILR) stations in England and Wales, and a number of digital radio multiplexes throughout GB. We now have a vacancy for a Research Executive based at Signal 1 in Stoke-on-Trent but serving the sales teams across the local Radio network to provide useful and relevant information to help generate revenue. The role also involves providing insight into programming through extensive analysis of audiences. The main duties of this role will be to produce research insight for presentations; produce details reports and analysis using research databases; analyse industry RAJAR data and other audience currencies; source new research data; train and develop the sales teams to understand the role and value of research in the sales process; ad-hoc research projects and assisting with the delivery of new and innovative research projects and sales initiatives. The ideal candidate will be of graduate calibre with knowledge/interest in media, sport and music radio. Previous media research experience would be an advantage. In addition, we require someone with good organisational skills, able to work under pressure to meet deadlines, good time management/prioritisation skills and excellent communication skills to understand/interpret data and present information to key stakeholders internally and externally. A good knowledge of MS Office is essential, particularly PowerPoint and Excel as well as basic maths and understanding of statistics; understanding and experience of using research tools such as TGI and NMR, RAJAR would be a bonus - but training will be provided. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone looking to take the first step in their Insight/Research career . Please apply online with your CV and a cover letter explaining why you are right for the role. Wireless Group (GB) Limited is an Equal Opportunities employer. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/74536873

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