Project Manager (f/m/d)



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For over 80 years, GfK has been a reliable and trusted insight partner for the world’s biggest companies and leading brands who make a difference in every consumer’s life - and we will continue to build on this. We connect data, science and innovative digital research solutions to provide answers for key business questions around consumers, markets, brands and media. With our headquarters in Germany and a presence in around 60 countries worldwide, you benefit from our global company with a diverse community of ~9,000 employees.

Harnessing the power of our workforce, the greatest asset we have is our people. As part of GfK, you can take your future into your own hands. We value talent, skills and responsibility and support your development within our international teams. We are proud of our heritage and our future: Currently we are in the latter stages of a transformational journey from a traditional market research company to a trusted provider of prescriptive data analytics powered by innovative technology. This is only possible with extraordinary people and this is why we are looking for YOU to help create our future. For our employees as well as for our clients we pursue one goal: Growth from Knowledge!

Job Description

Fokus der Rolle:

Operatives Projektmanagement: Betreuung, Organisation, Durchführung und Überwachung von Studien (Schwerpunkt CAWI)

Ihre Hauptaufgaben sind:

  • Abwicklung nationaler und internationaler Marktforschungsprojekte in Zusammenarbeit mit interkulturellen Teams
  • Betreuung von nationalen und internationalen Projekten, unter Berücksichtigung von Budget, Zeitplan und Qualität sowie Mithilfe bei Großprojekten
  • Kommunikation und Abstimmung mit Kunden, Partnerinstituten und Dienstleistern
  • Überwachung und Einhaltung von Qualitäts- und Datenschutzstandards für den gesamten Prozess der Projektabwicklung
  • Kontrolle und Management von internen und externen Lieferanten. Überprüfung der Supplier Performance, einschließlich deren Qualität und korrekter Rechnungsstellung
  • Unterstützung bei der Erstellung von Reports und Charts

Was erwarten wir von Ihnen:

  • Bachelor- / Masterabschluss oder vergleichbarer Abschluss
  • idealerweise Berufserfahrung, im Bereich Marktforschung, Operations, CAWI
  • Kenntnisse in der Markforschung/Datenerhebung/Datenauswertung
  • Verhandlungssichere Deutsch- und Englischkenntnisse in Wort und Schrift
  • Sehr gute Kenntnisse: MS-Office-Paket (z.B. Excel, PowerPoint, Word, MS Teams etc.)
  • Grundkenntnisse in SPSS oder vergleichbare Software
  • Hohe technische Affinität und digitale Medien
  • Fähigkeit zur eigenständigen Problemlösung von komplexen Fragestellungen
  • Ausgeprägte Kommunikationsfähigkeit
  • Gute Teamfähigkeit, Flexibilität sowie Belastbarkeit
  • Grundkenntnisse im Bereich Projektcontrolling
  • Idealerweise Erfahrungen im Projektmanagement


Role Focus:

Operational project management: support, organization, execution and monitoring of studies (focus on CAWI).

Your main tasks are:

  • Handling national and international market research projects in cooperation with intercultural teams
  • Supervision of national and international projects, considering budget, schedule, quality as well as assistance in large projects
  • Communication and coordination with clients, partner institutes and service providers
  • Monitoring and compliance with quality and data protection standards for the entire project execution process
  • Control and management of internal and external suppliers. Review supplier performance, including their quality and correct invoicing
  • Support in the preparation of reports and charts

What we expect from you:

  • Bachelor's / Master's degree or comparable degree
  • Ideally professional experience, in market research / operations / CAWI
  • Knowledge in market research/data collection/data analysis
  • Business fluent in German and English, both written and spoken
  • Very good knowledge: MS Office package (e.g., Excel, PowerPoint, Word, MS Teams etc.)
  • Basic knowledge of SPSS or comparable software
  • High technical affinity and digital media
  • Ability to solve complex problems independently
  • Distinct communication skills
  • Good team spirit, flexibility, ability to work under pressure
  • Basic knowledge in project controlling
  • Ideally experience in project management

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 opportunity in employment which focuses on all of our employees reaching their full potential. At GfK we work collaboratively with our colleagues but offer a flexible working approach, including dividing our time between office & remote working as well as the opportunity to flex our working hours around team core hours.

We offer an exciting work environment that brings people together. We encourage an entrepreneurial and innovative spirit. We make use of the latest digital technologies. We are looking for self-starters, who accept challenges and create solutions.

Can there be a better place to take center stage in the digital revolution? We are excited to get to know you!

Posted: 71 days ago

City: Nuremberg

Work Area: Operations

Job Time: Full Time

Requisition ID: R00014644