Field Researcher - M4 Corridor
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Field Researcher - M4 Corridor

CGA Strategy Limited
£18 - £20,000 pa
Time left to apply
12 days to apply on Prospects

Job description

CGA – Global food & drink consultancy for out of home leisure
Do you have a passion for food and drink? Ever wonder what makes a brand successful? Or what drives consumer drinking habits when they go out to Pubs, bars & restaurants?

We are looking for a self-motivated, conscientious field based research executive to work autonomously throughout the M4 corridor of England. Working closely with a supportive and knowledgeable Head of Data Acquisition your role is vital conducting the primary research that feeds into CGA’s key services. Visiting licensed venues in your territory you will build a rapport with licensees and bar managers to collect a range of detailed information about their venue.

Based at home you will visit pubs and bars which will require flexibility beyond the usual 9 to 5. You will have the freedom to plan your own diary based on set workloads and research requirements

The role

  • Collect all information from licensed premises within your allocated area
  • Recruit new outlets within your area
  • Take photographs of the venues you visit
  • Work unsocial able hours
  • Stay away from home regularly
  • Reach target set by CGA on a weekly basis
  • Be available for special projects, if and when they occur
  • Input all work achieved within the week of completion
  • Acquire further info about our “Question of the week” in each venue
  • Send a “This week in Field” report every week on events happening in your venues

Company information

At CGA Strategy we work with the biggest and most renowned food and drink businesses and most iconic brands, to help them understand the drivers of their performance as well as the consumer and market dynamics at play.

As the definitive source of integrated consumer insight and market measurementwe inform strategies for our client’s growth. With offices in the UK and the USA, it is our vision to be the world’s leading business intelligence and strategic consultancy provider for the out of home leisure market.

At CGA our mission is clear: To use our phenomenal data & unrivalled expertise to provide our partners with fresh insight to help them be successful in the market we love.

CGA values
Our core values are important to everyday life at CGA and successful candidates will be:

  • Bold – brave with an opinion
  • Innovative– fresh and creative
  • Trustworthy – dependable and credible
  • Expert – knowledgeable and geeky
  • Spirited – passionate and obsessive

CGA Strategy is an equal opportunities employer.

Person requirements

  • Confident with excellent communication and strong interpersonal skills
  • Time management and organisational skills
  • Happy to work flexible, unusual hours
  • A love of socialising
  • Detail focussed with the tenacity to finish the job in hand
  • Ability to work autonomously, also be a strong team player
  • Passionate and meticulous worker who takes pride in their work
  • Has interest, passion or knowledge of bars, pubs, drinks and the people who drink them
  • Comfortable speaking with and building rapport with a range of people and personalities
  • Personable and presentable
  • IT literate, comfortable with basic software packages
  • Proficiency in English
  • Mobile phone and Broadband connection
  • Full driving license
  • Experience of working within the hospitality trade
  • Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK.

Qualifications and experience requirements

  • IT literate, comfortable with basic software packages
  • Proficiency in English
  • Mobile phone and broadband connection
  • Full driving license
  • Experience of working within the hospitality trade.

Accepted degree subjects



£18 - £20,000 pa

Depending on experience. Generous holiday allowance, NEST Pension, Holiday Buyback Scheme, flexible working hours, reduced summer hours, employee benefit portal offering you savings on high street stores and wellbeing packages.



How to apply

If you think you have what it takes to be a part of our future, we would love to hear from you. To be considered for an initial telephone interview please send your CV via the Apply button.

Closing date: Continuous recruitment

This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 08/05/2018

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