Research Project Manager (CPS-GfK)



Job Family

Client Solutions

Our Mission

At Consumer Panel Services GfK, our mission is clear: to provide key information on who buys what, where, how much, how often, and most importantly, why (or why not). We take pride in delivering high-quality, uninterrupted data, expert consultancy, and unparalleled expertise to empower our clients to deliver superior customer experiences at every stage of the shopper journey.

Job Description

The Research Project Manager will join the NL Advanced Solutions Team (AST), working primarily with advanced analytics and ad hoc solutions. The AST team help our NL clients with their small and big questions by offering relevant and useful solutions and advice regarding changing consumer behaviour.

Reporting to our Project Management Lead also based in Breda, the Research Project Manager will build relevant questionnaires, by closely collaborating and consulting with the Shopper Client Teams on methodical integration, conception & implementation of survey research.

You Will:

  • Be responsible for the process and content of the surveys (project management)
  • Transform client briefings into research briefings for the internal organization
  • Perform well-structured research, from a purposeful questionnaires to the selection of the correct target group, organization of scripting, fieldwork and data production as well as preparation of client deliverables
  • Regularly contact with clients as well as in the preparing phase as during the fieldwork and at the final presentation
  • Work closely together with consultants and (senior) research project managers and support to give insights to manufacturers and retailers on shopping behaviour

You Have:

  • A University degree, preferably in market research, social sciences or business administration
  • Previous experience in building research questionnaires
  • Experience in MS Office, especially Excel and PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of statistics
  • Experience in SPSS essential, experience in R desirable
  • An interest in the FMCG/Food industry.
  • Competent project management skills and experience
  • An analytical mindset and creativity and innovative thinking
  • Strong communication and contact skills, with a motivating and inspiring effect on others and act in a customer-oriented way
  • Fluent Dutch and English language skills

Based in our new office in Breda with hybrid working arrangement (typically x2 days per week in office)

Our benefits in NL include;

  • Gross holiday allowance: 8%
  • Gross fixed 13th month
  • Flexible working hours
  • 29 days vacation
  • Pension premium: 1/3 EE, 2/3 ER
  • Commuting costs: € 0,23 per km net with a max of 35 km single, so 70 km per day
  • Work from home arrangement with full-time employment 3 days at home, 2 days at the office and compensation for desk, large computer screen, economic chair and adjustments to technically improve the working conditions at home workplace (maximized amounts).
  • Social events like Easter, Breakfast etc.
  • E-learning programs
  • Online health program


We are an ethical and honest company that is wholly committed to its clients and employees. We are proud to be an inclusive workplace for all and are committed to equal employment opportunity, focusing on all of our employees reaching their full potential. 

We respect and value every employee regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, sex, sexual orientation, age, personality, experience, culture, faith, socio-economic status, or physical or mental disabilities.

We endorse the core principles and rights set forth in the United Nations Declaration of Human Rights and the Social Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union, promoting the universal values of human dignity, freedom, equality, and solidarity.

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Posted: 16 days ago

City: Dongen

Work Area: Client Solutions

Job Time: Full Time

Requisition ID: R00023274