GlobeScan

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GlobeScan is an insights and strategy firm that helps companies, NGOs and governmental organizations build the trust they need to create a better future. We are always looking for committed, values-driven social researchers and advisors for future opportunities in our offices in Toronto, London, San Francisco, Hong Kong, Cape Town, São Paulo and Paris. If you have a passion for working with some of the world’s most influential organizations, supporting them to become more effective and trusted leaders, please send us your CV.

Current Opportunities

Current Opportunities
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Associate Director  in London, UK
January 7, 2019

GlobeScan is a strategy and insights consultancy, specializing in purpose, sustainability and reputation. We work with some of the world’s top brands, multilateral organizations and NGOs to help them understand social and environmental contexts that affect their business strategy. You can take a look at our list of clients here.

Our vision is for a sustainable, equitable world and our purpose is to build trusted leadership to enable organizations to work for this better future. We are a Certified B Corp, and a signatory to the United Nations Global Compact. In 2018, GlobeScan was awarded status as a Best For the World, B Corp Honoree for Workers.

We are looking for an Associate Director to join our team in London.

The role will give you the opportunity to work collaboratively with colleagues across the world to bring the outside world into client organizations and build greater shared value for them and their stakeholders.


If you want to thrive in a very collaborative environment that values integrity and quality, then we would love you to join our team!

To apply please send us your CV and covering letter describing why you would like to work for GlobeScan and why you would be a good fit for the role.

Applicants must be eligible to work in the United Kingdom.

Please email your application to: careers@globescan.com

Closing date for applications is February 17, 2018

Please note that due to the high number of applications we receive; only candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Designing and leading stakeholder intelligence projects (e.g., consumer and stakeholder quantitative, qualitative and desk research projects)
  • Delivering insights based on research findings and advising clients on Sustainability, Reputation and Purpose strategy and stakeholder engagement
  • Preparing and running client presentations, briefings and strategy workshops
  • Writing and editing a variety of reports for clients and external audiences
  • Developing existing client relationships, writing proposals and helping to generate new business
  • Representing GlobeScan on forums, webinars and thought leadership initiatives
  • Being an effective line manager for one or more junior colleagues and managing project teams

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

  • 5 to 10 years of business experience in reputation management, corporate/public affairs, or sustainability/CSR strategy
  • Strong understanding of qualitative and quantitative research methodologies
  • Demonstrable ability to synthesize many inputs (across primary and secondary sources) into clear and compelling insights and recommendations
  • Demonstrable ability to think critically and provide strategic, actionable advice to clients
  • Demonstrable skill in multiple project oversight
  • Demonstrable interest in our focus areas and understanding of business and societal issues
  • Excellent written communications in English that shows good understanding of the issues and the overall business context
  • Demonstrable ability to lead project teams and manage and mentor junior colleagues
Research Executive / Project Manager  in London, UK
January 7, 2019

GlobeScan is a strategy and insights consultancy, specializing in reputation, sustainability and purpose. We are a world leader in identifying, understanding and engaging stakeholders in ways that provide strategic value for our clients. We work with some of the world’s top corporate brands, multilateral organizations and NGOs. Click here to see a list of our clients.

We are a consultancy with a purpose – we help our clients build trusted leadership to create a better future. Our vision for a sustainable and equitable world has never been more important than it is now. We are a Certified B Corp, part of a global movement of people using business as a force for good.

We are looking for a Research Executive / Project Manager to join our busy London team. Our projects are varied, interesting and impactful. This role presents the opportunity to be part of a fast-paced, boutique research consultancy applying your research skills and knowledge to support our work with top global brands, impacting their strategy, communications and purpose.

Key Responsibilities

  • Managing research projects with senior oversight
  • Supporting the Project Team in the overall design and execution of quantitative and qualitative research projects
  • Working on several projects at the same time typically for different clients on different topics
  • Data analysis and interpretation
  • Drafting reports and presentations, using visual storytelling
  • Supporting in proposal writing
  • Client and supplier relationship management

To apply, please send us your CV and covering letter, describing why you would like to work for GlobeScan and why you think you would be a good fit for the role.

Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK.

Please email your application to: recruitment@globescan.com

Closing date for applications is February 17, 2019.

Please note that due to the high volume of applications we receive only candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

Skills and Experience


Essential

  • Minimum 2-3 years’ experience in a market research / insights and strategy environment (agency side)
  • Experience of different research methodologies and approaches that can be used and tailored to meet clients objectives
  • Strong quant research, analytical, and problem-solving skills, with high proficiency in MS Office Suite (particularly PowerPoint and Excel) and experience in manipulating large data sets
  • Strong communication skills gained through proven client-facing experience
  • Comfortable interacting with clients on a daily basis, by email, telephone and face-to-face, and interest in developing further in that area to progress towards consulting and advisory type of client services
  • Exceptional organisational skills, tenacious attention to detail, and a commitment to accuracy & quality
  • Ability to analyse, interpret and communicate complex data in simple yet impactful findings to non-expert audience
  • An enthusiastic and proactive team player with strong interpersonal skills, but able to think creatively and work independently
  • Clear and concise written communications; used to business communications

Desirable

  • Master’s degree in relevant subject(s)
  • Demonstrable interest in our focus areas and understanding of business and societal issues; willingness to make an impact through your work
  • A good understanding of stakeholder engagement and its importance to business
  • Experience in online digital tools and integration of online analytics to primary research
  • Fluency in at least one foreign language would be an advantage
Freelance Research Consultant (Contract Position) / Consultant(e) avec une Expertise Conseil / Études (Contrat Freelance)  in Paris, France or London, UK
January 3, 2019

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GlobeScan is a strategy and insights consultancy, specializing in purpose, sustainability and reputation. We work with some of the world’s top brands, multilateral organizations and NGOs to help them understand social and environmental contexts that affect their business strategy. You can take a look at our list of clients here.

Our vision is to help global organizations work for a sustainable and equitable world. We are a Certified B Corp, and a signatory to the United Nations Global Compact. In 2018, GlobeScan was awarded status as a Best For the World, B Corp Honoree for Workers.

We are looking for a talented, bilingual (French/English), freelance consultant to support our team in Paris. This is an immediate short term opportunity with potential for a longer term.

The role will give you the opportunity to work on a variety of projects under the direction of a Senior Consultant but will allow you to take the lead on smaller ad-hoc assignments.


If you are interested in this opportunity, we would like to hear from you.

To apply: Please send us your CV and covering letter, describing:

  • why you would like to work for GlobeScan and
  • why you would be a good fit for the role.

Please email your application to: recruitment@globescan.com

Closing date for applications is January 25, 2019.

Please note that due to the high number of applications we receive only candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

 

 

 

 


GlobeScan est un cabinet de conseil en stratégie et études, spécialisé dans le développement durable / RSE, la gestion de réputation, et la raison d’être d’entreprise (purpose). Nous travaillons avec certains des plus grands groupes du monde, des organisations multilatérales et des ONG pour les aider à comprendre et naviguer les enjeux sociaux et environnementaux qui ont une incidence sur leur stratégie d’entreprise, leurs politiques de développement durable, et leur réputation. Vous pouvez consulter notre liste de clients ici.

Notre vision est d’aider les organisations à œuvrer pour un monde durable et équitable. Nous faisons partie de la communauté des B Corp et sommes signataires du Pacte mondial des Nations Unies. En 2018, GlobeScan a été attribué le statut “Best For the World, B Corp Honoree for Workers” (Meilleur pour le monde, lauréat B Corp pour les travailleurs).

Nous recherchons un(e) consultant(e) freelance de talent, bilingue (français/anglais) pour soutenir notre équipe de Paris. Il s’agit d’une opportunité immédiate à court terme avec un potentiel à plus long terme.

Ce rôle vous donnera l’opportunité de travailler sur divers projets sous la direction d’un consultant senior, mais vous permettra également de prendre la direction de missions moins importantes et ponctuelles.


Si cette opportunité vous intéresse, veuillez nous contacter.

Pour postuler, envoyez-nous votre CV et lettre de motivation, en expliquant:

  • pourquoi vous souhaitez devenir consultant(e) auprès de GlobeScan et
  • la raison pour laquelle votre profil nous conviendrait parfaitement.

Veuillez envoyer votre candidature à: recruitment@globescan.com

La date limite de dépôt des candidatures est le 30 novembre 2018.

Veuillez noter qu’en raison du nombre élevé de candidatures, nous ne recevrons que les candidats sélectionnés pour un entretien.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Advising clients on Sustainability, Reputation and Purpose strategy, programming, and engagement
  • Supporting senior GlobeScan executives in the design and execution of:
    • Stakeholder intelligence projects (e.g., consumer and stakeholder quantitative, qualitative and desk research projects)
    • Strategy / advisory projects (e.g., strategy workshops, etc.)
    • Stakeholder engagement projects (e.g., stakeholder panels, forums, webinars, thought leadership)
  • Day-to-day work to include:
    • Drafting reports and presentations using visual storytelling, strong data analysis and interpretation / strategic recommendations
    • Supporting proposal writing and business development
    • Client servicing and supplier relationship management

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

  • 3-5 years of demonstrated relevant experience
  • Demonstrable interest in our focus areas and understanding of business and societal issues
  • Clear and concise written communications in English and French (fluent in both languages)
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to quality
  • Strong client servicing skills
  • Exceptional organization and time management skills
  • Proficiency in MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Desirable Attributes:

  • Experience in a consulting environment (agency side) is a plus – be it on strategy, market research, or stakeholder engagement
  • Master’s degree in relevant subject(s)
  • A passion for sustainability and driving positive change in society
  • Can-do attitude and autonomy

 


Principales responsabilités

  • Conseiller les clients en matière d’études / consultations, stratégie, et engagement de parties prenantes sur des problématiques de développement durable, réputation et raison d’être d’entreprise (purpose)
  • Soutenir les consultants seniors de GlobeScan dans la conception et l’exécution de:
    • Projets d’études par ex. études quantitatives et qualitatives auprès de consommateurs et parties prenantes; revues documentaires)
    • Projets de stratégie / de conseil (par ex. organisation d’ateliers / workshops, etc.)
    • Projets de consultation de parties prenantes (par ex. tables rondes d’experts, forums, webinaires, thought leadership)
  • Le travail quotidien prévoit:
    • La rédaction de rapports et de présentations en utilisant des supports visuels, l’analyse de données statistiques et le développement de recommandations stratégiques
    • Contribuer à la rédaction de propositions commerciales et à la prospection
    • Gestion client et coordination avec fournisseurs

Le/la candidat(e) idéal(e) doit:

  • Disposer de 3–5 ans d’expérience dans ce secteur
  • Faire preuve d’un intérêt manifeste pour nos domaines d’intervention et d’une compréhension des enjeux sociétaux auxquels font face les entreprises, ONG, etc. aujourd’hui
  • Communiquer de façon claire et concise en anglais et en français (parlant couramment les deux langues)
  • Avoir le souci du détail et un vrai sens de la qualité
  • Avoir de solides compétences en gestion client
  • Faire preuve d’un excellent sens de l’organisation et d’une très bonne gestion du temps
  • Maîtriser MS Word, Excel et PowerPoint

Qualités souhaitées:

  • De l’expérience dans le domaine du conseil et / ou des études (côté agence) est un atout – que ce soit en matière de conseil en stratégie, en études de marché ou en engagement / consultations parties prenantes
  • Un diplôme de Master dans un ou plusieurs des sujets concernés
  • Une passion pour le développement durable et une volonté d’apporter des changements positifs dans la société
  • Une attitude ‘entrepreneuriale’ au travail, autonomie
Intern  in Hong Kong
December 22, 2018

GlobeScan is a strategy and insights consultancy, specializing in reputation, sustainability and purpose. We are a world leader in identifying, understanding and engaging stakeholders in ways that provide strategic value for our clients. We work with some of the world’s top corporate brands, multilateral organizations and NGOs.

GlobeScan is headquartered in Toronto, Canada and has 7 offices around the globe. The Asia Pacific team, which is the newest of all offices, currently consists of 6 people conducting projects on wildlife demand reduction, sustainability strategy development and communication research and advice for multilateral organizations, mostly United Nations and SDGs-related (UNICEF, UNHCR, UNGC). Our clients, are some of the world’s top corporate brands, multilateral organizations and NGOs.

The GlobeScan business in Asia Pacific is growing fast and we have several vacancies; this job description is for the position of an intern, with the intention to convert the role to – a full-time position after the internship. Below is an overview of the responsibilities and requirements, applicable to an intern, and subsequently, a full-time position of 40 hours per week.


Responsibilities include:

  • Input and assistance on thought leadership, presentations, articles, proposals, research, such as:
    • Sustainable consumption and branding;
    • Behavior change and demand reduction of wildlife products;
    • The changing economy and circular economy: from waste to resource, especially organic agricultural subjects;
    • CSR & shared value;
    • Green finance and sustainability*.

*This is not an exhaustive list and the candidate need not cover all these areas

  • Marketing activities:
    • Assisting with and attending webinars, seminars, presentations, conferences;
    • Organizing, sending and following-up on email campaigns and correspondence;
    • Building and maintaining a CRM database and sustainability community.
  • Project management:
    • Managing research projects with senior oversight
    • Supporting the Project Team in the overall design and execution of quantitative and qualitative research projects
    • Working on several projects at the same time typically for different clients on different topics
  • [In due course] Client and supplier relationship management
  • [In due course]: Traveling to China (and other countries) to manage and attend research projects, specifically qualitative research amongst consumers and professionals abroad.
  • Involvement in research design and report writing.

Skills and experience

Essential:

  • Bachelor degree or higher, with a specialty in marketing, a social science or specifically in a sustainability related area.
  • Fluent in written and spoken English and Chinese.
  • Strong interest in social and environmental issues.
  • Outgoing personality who enjoys meeting clients and other commercial initiatives.
  • Ability to work individually and in a virtual work environment.
  • Attention to detail, and a commitment to accuracy & quality.
  • An enthusiastic and proactive team player with strong interpersonal skills, but able to think creatively and work independently.
  • Flexible, e.g. willing to attend seminars and client meetings after working hours.

Desirable:

  • Some work experience in a relevant field like marketing, management and/or market research.
  • Experience in a client service or project management environment.
  • Demonstrable interest in our focus areas and understanding of business and societal issues; willingness to make an impact through your work.
  • A candidate with her/his own ideas, input and plans to contribute.
  • Report writing with an emphasis of visualization of the results. Commercial activities: growing the business beyond the current client base. An important part of the role will be attending meetings and events which feature environmental and social topics in Hong Kong.

It is our intention to substantially expand the Asia Pacific business from Hong Kong and for this, we are looking for several motivated, brilliant and independent minds to join our team.

We offer an exciting, stimulating and very interesting working environment, with flexible arrangements on hours and days per week. The candidate will be offered an extensive training on the job program for the first 3 months, including project management, report writing, client visits and marketing activities.

To apply, please send us your CV and covering letter, describing why you would like to work for GlobeScan and why you think you would be a good fit for the role.

Applicants must be eligible to work in Hong Kong.

Please email your application to: ellen.tops@globescan.com

Junior Project Manager / Analyst  in Hong Kong
December 22, 2018

GlobeScan is a strategy and insights consultancy, specializing in reputation, sustainability and purpose. We are a world leader in identifying, understanding and engaging stakeholders in ways that provide strategic value for our clients. We work with some of the world’s top corporate brands, multilateral organizations and NGOs.

GlobeScan is headquartered in Toronto, Canada and has 7 offices around the globe. The Asia Pacific team, which is the newest of all offices, currently consists of 6 people conducting projects on wildlife demand reduction, sustainability strategy development and communication research and advice for multilateral organizations, mostly United Nations and SDGs-related (UNICEF, UNHCR, UNGC). Our clients, are some of the world’s top corporate brands, multilateral organizations and NGOs.

The GlobeScan business in Asia Pacific is growing fast and we have several vacancies; this job description is for the position of junior project manager / analyst. Below is an overview of the responsibilities and requirements for a full-time position of 40 hours per week.


Responsibilities include:

  • Input and assistance on thought leadership, presentations, articles, proposals, research, such as:
    • Sustainable consumption and branding;
    • Behavior change and demand reduction of wildlife products;
    • The changing economy and circular economy: from waste to resource, especially organic agricultural subjects;
    • CSR & shared value;
    • Green finance and sustainability*.

*This is not an exhaustive list and the candidate need not cover all these areas

  • Marketing activities:
    • Assisting with and attending webinars, seminars, presentations, conferences;
    • Organizing, sending and following-up on email campaigns and correspondence;
    • Building and maintaining a CRM database and sustainability community.
  • Project management:
    • Managing research projects with senior oversight
    • Supporting the Project Team in the overall design and execution of quantitative and qualitative research projects
    • Working on several projects at the same time typically for different clients on different topics
  • Data analysis and interpretation
  • Drafting reports and presentations, using visual storytelling
  • Client and supplier relationship management
  • Traveling to China (and other countries) to manage and attend research projects, specifically qualitative research amongst consumers and professionals abroad.
  • Involvement in research design and report writing.
  • Assist with preparing proposals to clients.

Skills and experience

Essential:

  • Bachelor degree or higher, with a specialty in marketing, a social science or specifically in a
    sustainability related area.
  • 1-2 year work experience in a relevant field like marketing, management or market research.
  • Fluent in written and spoken English and Chinese.
  • Strong interest in social and environmental issues.
  • Outgoing personality who enjoys meeting clients and other commercial initiatives.
  • Ability to work individually and in a virtual work environment.
  • Comfortable interacting with clients, by email, telephone and face-to-face, and interest in developing further to progress towards consulting and advisory type of client services
  • Attention to detail, and a commitment to accuracy & quality
  • An enthusiastic and proactive team player with strong interpersonal skills, but able to think creatively and work independently
  • Flexible, e.g. willing to attend seminars and client meetings after working hours.
  • Expert proficiency in MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Desirable:

  • Experience in a client service or project management environment.
  • Demonstrable interest in our focus areas and understanding of business and societal issues; willingness to make an impact through your work
  • Report writing with an emphasis of visualization of the results. Commercial activities: growing the business beyond the current client base. An important part of the role will be attending meetings and events which feature environmental and social topics in Hong Kong.
  • Clear and concise written communications; familiar with business communications

It is our intention to substantially expand the Asia Pacific business from Hong Kong and, we are looking for several motivated, brilliant and independent minds to join our team.

We offer an exciting, stimulating and very interesting working environment, with flexible arrangements on hours and days per week. You’ll become part of an international team of outgoing, enthusiast staff, who care about each other, their work and the planet.

The candidate will be offered an extensive training on the job program for the first 6 months, including project management, report writing, client visits and marketing activities.

To apply, please send us your CV and covering letter, describing why you would like to work for GlobeScan and why you think you would be a good fit for the role.

Applicants must be eligible to work in Hong Kong.

Please email your application to: ellen.tops@globescan.com