Director of Qualitative Research - PHARMA / HEALTHCARE
New York City OR Chicago, NY
Calling all qualitative researchers with pharmaceutical expertise – our client, a well-established global custom research consultancy, is looking to add a strong Qualitative Research Director to their Pharma/Healthcare-focused team. This is a great opportunity for candidates who are seeking an influential position within an established but growing company, while still remaining very hands-on with qualitative research. This role can be based in Chicago (Loop) OR New York City (Midtown).
Qualified candidates must have:
- 10+ years of hands-on qualitative research experience, including research plan design, writing discussion guides, moderating (IDIs, mini-groups, focus groups, in-context), analysis and presenting.
- Strong pharmaceutical experience, knowledge of the industry and its unique challenges; experience with Oncology a plus.
- Robust client-relationship skills; must be comfortable working closely with key external clients, with a focus on expanding and strengthening those strategic relationships.
- Experience leading a project team and fostering a collaborative environment.
Approximately 50-65% travel (domestic and global) is required for this role and salary is commensurate with experience. Relocation assistance is provided for qualified candidates.