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Market Research Assistant - Maternity Cover

Posted 6 January by Michael Boyd & Partners Ltd Ended

Market Research Assistant - Maternity Cover
Full time
Laindon, Basildon, Essex

Full Time Role: 37.5 Hours Per Week: 9am-5pm Monday -Friday (half hour lunch)

£17,000 - £18,000 per annum approx


My client is looking for someone with market research / data input / telephone / outbound call centre experience to join their team in Basildon. Note this is NOT a sales role.

This is a business to business role within the medical publications industry, working for a well established and well respected company within its field. As well as free car parking in the area, our client has lovely offices and a great work environment.

The role essentially is to gather and check information via phone and web research and therefore requires someone with good attention to detail, excellent telephone skills, accurate typing and spelling. This is a call centre type environment and targets are set, although as mentioned above, this is NOT a sales targeted position. This role is to cover maternity leave, however, there could be opportunity for the right person to move into a permanent role.

To be considered for this role, you should possess the following qualifications, experience and attributes:

  • 5 GCSEs A-C grades to include Mathematics and English or equivalent

  • Call centre experience - ideally outbound

  • Excellent keyboard skills

  • Strong Excel and Word skills

  • Good verbal and written communication and inter-personal skills with the ability to build effective working relationships

  • The ability to understand and question information presented in different formats

  • Proven ability of maintaining targets and deadlines

  • Proven organisational skills

  • Ability to retain a calm, professional manner

  • Hard working, resilient, versatile

  • Knowledge of the UK healthcare market and an understanding of the structure of the NHS in the UK would be advantageous but not essential

If you feel you have the skills and experience for this position, please send me your CV today! Please note that due to the high level of applications received only suitable candidates with the above experience will be contacted. If you would like to apply for this position, please send your CV to Jill and she will contact you for an initial discussion.

Reference: 34157661

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