Looking for an opportunity to fully immerse yourself into international project management in all its detail?
For one of our key accounts we are running one of the biggest tracking studies worldwide. With projects in 45 countries, the exposure within Kantar is understandably very high.
It is an ever changing environment with interesting organisational and communication challenges to keep you on your toes, within a fun team that goes the extra mile for each other.
What will you be doing?
As a project manager, you will be responsible for setting up and managing research project in various countries. Dealing with projects in different stages of the process, you will be responsible for managing the program within the agreed timelines, communicating with internal and external stakeholders on a daily basis. Testing questionnaires, checking research material and data is also a key part of the job, making sure each project gets off to a good start. Of course issues occur now and then but you tackle them proactively and support colleagues to get things back on track. As your work is dedicated to one global continuous project, you actively work on building and maintaining relationships across borders, working closely with the extended offshore team. You will be the key person that sits between the different operation teams, the global account lead and Centre of Expertise. The international character of the job is also reflected in the team, where English is the spoken language.
This role requires excellent planning as well as communication skills, a keen eye for detail and awareness of cultural differences. We are also looking for:
Wat wij bieden:
Joining Kantar means…
…joining a leading international organization and largest supplier of customized research.
Kantar is a premium, innovative brand in the market research industry with an inspiring and informal working environment. You will find yourself working in a special location in central Amsterdam surrounded by experienced and passionate colleagues. We give you plenty of room to take initiative, continuously develop yourself and expand your skills set.
For this position we offer a fixed term payroll contract.