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IPSOS Limited

About Ipsos

Ipsos is an independent market research company controlled and managed by research professionals. Founded in France in 1975, Ipsos has grown into a worldwide research group with a strong presence in all key markets. Ipsos ranks third in the global research industry.

Ipsos has been listed on the Paris Stock Exchange since 1999 and generated global revenues of € 1.669,5 million (2 218,4M$) in 2014.

With offices in 87 countries, Ipsos delivers insightful expertise across six research specializations: advertising, customer loyalty, marketing, media, public affairs research, and survey management.

Ipsos researchers assess market potential and interpret market trends. They develop and build brands. They help clients build long-term relationships with their customers. They test advertising and study audience responses to various media and they measure public opinion around the globe.

Visit to learn more about Ipsos’ offerings and capabilities.

To cope with our rapid expansion in Hong Kong and Greater China region, we invite experienced market researchers to apply for the following position. 

Project Director - Qualitative

Job Ref.CT3109772-01#0357

Role Objective / Purpose 

The role of Project Director is fully responsible for client projects to ensure all activities of projects are completed and presented, by maintaining and enhancing client relationships, contributes to business development

Role & ResponsibilitiesĄG

  • (For Team leader) Manage the research team, including team planning, team building, recruitment, motivation, training, and team member career plan and performance review
  • (For Non-team leader) Assist in managing the research team, including team planning, team building, recruitment, motivation, training, team member career plan and performance review
  • Maintain close relationships with clients to enhance trust level and to explore further business opportunities
  • Lead project teams to provide professional and precise all-around service in project design, supervision and analysis to ensure meaningful and value-added findings are generated from projects
  • Conduct report presentation to client
  • Assist the AD/D/GM to develop new business
  • Supervise the project costing to achieve competitiveness and cost effectiveness, and responsible for the payment
  • Prepare difficult proposals with some supervision; instruct the senior researchers to prepare small and medium difficult proposals
  • Design reports (guideline/format) and write conclusions with actionable recommendations; supervise and check the conclusions for small and medium projects which written by senior researchers
  • Design and deliver client presentations (for proposal or report) in a highly confident & professional manner
  • Supervise the questionnaire design, central briefing, table spec., code frame, data analysis (main findings) and etc.
  • Communication with other teams and internal departments to discuss and resolve problems to achieve high efficiency

Person specification 


  • University degree or above
  • Minimum 6 to 8 years research experience

Knowledge (including general and IPSOS specific knowledge)ĄG

  • Marketing and business knowledge an advantage
  • Proven knowledge and experience of research methodologies and IPSOS techniques
  • Knowledge of a particular industry also advantageous

Skill (including technical and people skill)ĄG

  • Good English skills
  • Good interpersonal & communication skills
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Good presentation skills
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Good time management skills
  • Excellent people skills
  • Team player and need to motivate the team

Other Requirements

  • Reliable and able to work to deadlines
  • Able to work under pressure and manage own and others’ time
  • Able to engender team spirit
  • Committed to company philosophy and goals
  • Well presented and confident 

We offer an attractive remuneration package with 5-day work week to the right candidates. Interested parties please send resume with current and expected salary to

All information collected will be used for recruitment purpose only. The Company may retain applications for future opening or other appropriate positions within the Company. Resumes received will be destroyed within 12 months. 

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