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Qualitative Research Manager – London

BAMM has an opportunity for a Qual Research Manager to join our London office.

An exciting opportunity in a successful Global Insight Agency looking for an intelligent, ambitious qualitative Research Manager  in BAMM’s London office.

The successful candidate will be expected to play a key role in the set up, analysis and delivery of key insight projects. They will also be responsible for leading smaller projects that are qualitatively led.

Key responsibilities 

  • Help the day-to-day running of qualitative research projects
  • Assist the project manager with recruitment and research set up (inc. online platform set-up in digital qual projects)
  • Develop discussion guides
  • Conducting fieldwork (focus groups, ethnographies and online communities) 
  • Analyse qualitative research outputs and help develop into compelling learnings
  • Write edit briefs for the creative team
  • Help write up reports
  • Presenting client debriefs
  • Contribute to TheDROP, our ongoing cultural trends program

Job Requirements

  • 3-4 years of consumer insights or brand experience (e.g. working in a qualitative research company, ad/brand agency, or consumer insights consultancy)
  • Strong analysis and insight generation ability
  • Ability to pull themes, patterns and stories from qualitative research 
  • Attention to detail
  • Knowledge of range of qualitative methods
  • Interest in culture, and how culture impacts brands
  • Eager to learn and develop skill set, and contribute ideas for new methodologies


Flexible/ Hybrid working

  • We offer a flexible working scheme
    • 8am-5pm and 10am-7pm as daily options
    • 3 days working in the office, 2 days working at home (optional).
    • Days in lieu for full fieldwork days worked on the weekend.
  • 2 weeks ‘remote working’ per year, from anywhere on earth, with a good enough wifi connection.


  • 25 days per annum, which includes 5 days over our annual Christmas break (not including the 8 bank holidays, including Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day).
  • One extra day’s holiday per year employed (up to 5 years).

Other Benefits

  • Financial
    • End of year bonus, for those having worked for longer than 1 year at BAMM. The bonus is calculated from a bonus pool made up of 5% of our end of year profits
    • Across the year, BAMM awards a spot bonus to anyone demonstrating our core values in their work – Never Letting Anyone Down, Taking Pride in Our Work, Showing Respect or Driving Change.
    • 3% company contribution, for those who remain opted into the auto-enrolment pension scheme.
  • Health
    • Full Health Insurance
    • Lifeworks: An app based mental wellbeing support service that provides 24/7 telephone support service and free counselling sessions (6 sessions per ‘issue’ per person, up to two ‘issues’ per year).

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