EY Senior Qualitative Research Consultant, EY Sweeney - Sydney in Sydney, Australia

Senior Qualitative Research Consultant, EY Sweeney - Sydney


Requisition # SYD003I5

Post Date Sep 30, 2018

About us

In 2014, Sweeney Research joined EY (Ernst & Young) to become EY Sweeney. It was a major milestone in the 40+ year history of the business, as it saw one of Australia's largest market research companies become part of one of the world’s fastest growing Advisory firms.

EY Sweeney is a fully integrated part of the EY Advisory business, offering a full range of research and strategy planning services. We are a team of dedicated market research professionals and have the same client and consumer centric, outcome driven approach we've always had, overlaid with the ability to draw on the global expertise and reach of EY. It's a powerful proposition that further enhances our ability to deliver the insights, strategies and solutions that will make a difference to the success of our clients. This provides us with continual learning opportunities and exposure to across markets, industries, methodologies and innovative approaches. As a business we are growing, learning and changing the game.

The standing brief to all of the EY Sweeney staff is 'How can we do things better?' . We recognise that the success of our clients is dependent on the quality and calibre of the research that informs and inspires their decision making. To deliver great research that will make a difference ultimately requires great thinkers, and we believe we have some of the best around. To keep up with the desire for our services in the market, we are looking add talented Researchers to join our Sydney team.

About you

To be successful in your application you must have:

  • A true passion for qualitative research and desire to develop your skills and experience

  • Minimum of 3 years dedicated Qualitative research experience in-agency

  • Experience conducting focus groups, workshops and in depth interviews and other qualitative approaches

  • Experience in research in Government and Finance sectors ideal but not essential

  • Excellent writing skills

  • A strong sense of collaboration and genuinely enjoy working in a team…and know when to take initiative

  • A creative mind – you like to think differently

  • A desire to work across a range of sectors and clients

  • Experience in client management / liaison

  • Experience conducting online qualitative research would be advantageous

What we look for

We’re interested in leaders with a genuine creative vision and the confidence to make it happen. You can expect plenty of autonomy in this role, so you’ll also need the ability to take initiative and seek out opportunities to improve our current relationships and processes. If you’ve got a positive attitude and great energy, and ready to take on some of our clients’ most complex issues, this role is for you.

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and the value you bring. Our Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working, career development, and an extensive range of wellbeing and benefit offerings. We are happy to consider formal and informal flexible working arrangement. To find out how some of our people are using these arrangements to help them achieve a lifestyle balance, please click here.

Who we are

EY is an inclusive and equal opportunity employer offering a vast range of internal networks including Unity, our LGBTI network and our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander network. These provide our people with the opportunity to connect across offices and allow us all to embrace and value the diverse society we live within. We are committed to making reasonable adjustments to provide a positive, barrier-free recruitment process and supportive work environment. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application.

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, knowledge and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

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