Tokyo, Japan


Senior Research Manager (Tokyo)

Looking for a job where your efforts make a huge difference?

We are looking for an exceptional Senior Research Manager to join our team in Tokyo!

The Senior Research Manager will be a key point of contact for the client during the research process to ensure that each project meets and exceeds the client’s expectations. They will also help manage the research process internally with our small, dedicated team. You will be working on our key account who are a major part of the QSR segment in Japan.

Required Experience + Skills

  • Proven experience(5+ years) as a customer facing Account Director or Research Manager within the market research industry.
  • Strong experience in research, insights and analytics.
  • Strong grasp of statistical concepts + questionnaire design.
  • Ability to create a story and create insights using data and analytics
  • Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint and Excel).
  • Fluent business Japanese and English skills are required.

The successful candidate will be…

  • Passionate about data and insights
  • Fun, smart, detail-oriented and resourceful.
  • Comfortable working in a collaborative, friendly team environment (not a rigid hierarchy)
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment with short timelines.

Why join us?

  • Small but fast-growing team with a flat hierarchy. Your efforts – good or bad – will have a direct and very noticeable impact.
  • Flexible work environment and schedule
  • Bonus Incentive depending on the performance of overall APMEA region after 1st year of employment
  • Compensation + Commuting expenses + other benefits

Our values

  • Diligence: ‘A failure to search is a failure to find’.
  • Creative Spirit: ‘Creativity is intelligence having fun’.
  • Open-Minded: ‘Minds are like parachutes; they work better when open’.
  • Love of Design: ‘The devil is in the detail’.
  • Fun: ‘Laughter is the best medicine’.

Does this sound like you? Email us your resume!