Graduate Consumer Research Executive
graduate job

Graduate Consumer Research Executive

CGA Strategy Limited
£17,000 to £19,000
Time left to apply
10 days to apply on Prospects

Job description

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 and restaurants?

We are looking for candidates who are ambitious, want to make a difference, have fun and build fantastic careers. At CGA we believe in home grown talent and rewarding our stars by providing progression opportunities that are based on merit, not time served. As a graduate consumer research executive you will have the opportunity to be part of a great team and supportive culture where our personal development programme and buddy schemes allow the possibility to learn quickly and progress into management and leadership roles.

The role

  • Working closely with a supportive and knowledgeable team, you will play a crucial role in the implementation and analysis of consumer research solutions to a portfolio of blue chip clients.
  • You will have the opportunity to hone your skills in both qualitative and quantitative research techniques and methodologies
  • Processing, manipulating and interpreting consumer data you will work on a range of projects to turn data into insight and insight into recommendations for clients
  • This role is designed for graduates who are looking to progress and develop a career within consumer research

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 measurement we 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 and 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

Person requirements

  • Intelligent and highly motivated individual
  • Positive, passionate and conscientious worker who takes pride in their work
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Strong relationship building skills
  • Great organisation and time management- thrives in a pressured environment and is accustomed to meeting multiple deadlines
  • Problem solver and detail focused with strong completer/finisher traits
  • Ability to interpret data and present information numerically and in written form
  • Ability to work autonomously and also be a strong team player
  • Has interest, passion or knowledge of bars, pubs, drinks and the people who drink them
  • Genuine desire to deliver exceptional customer service
  • Comfortable working with and understanding various sources of information and deriving own conclusions
  • Highly numerate
  • Excellent communication with good written and spoken English language Skills
  • IT literate, comfortable with different software packages
  • Great rapport and builds strong relationships

Qualifications and experience requirements

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent with a strong analytical/thinking component (graduated and available to start immediately)

Accepted degree subjects



£17,000 to £19,000

Salary dependent on experience, bonus up to £2,000 per year (based on performance), 25 days’ holiday plus statutory, NEST Pension, holiday buyback scheme, access to our reward and discount hub.



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.

CGA Strategy is an equal opportunities employer.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK.

Closing date: Continuous recruitment

This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 01/12/2017

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