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Client Manager

Posted: 6 May 2022 Closes: 5 Jul 2022
Dublin, Ireland Competitive
Permanent & Full-time -304567016

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Client Manager

Office location: Dublin (Hybrid)

Join a fun, friendly and adventurous team who are passionate about delivering best in class insights to our clients. At Kantar Worldpanel, we have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Insights Executive/Manager to handle and develop a portfolio of clients. The role includes plenty of opportunity to develop further, including taking on responsibility for line management.

Kantar Worldpanel is the global expert in shoppers' behaviour.

Through continuous monitoring, advanced analytics and tailored solutions, Kantar Worldpanel inspires successful decisions by brand owners, retailers, market analysts and government organisations globally.

In this Client Manager position, you will play a key part in developing close client relationships with an exciting portfolio of clients, ranging from small development accounts, to vital key accounts. You will have full responsibility for driving and growing the day-to-day relationship with your client portfolio by understanding their business, key aims and challenges. You will also challenge client requests to ensure we are delivering insightful output consistently. You'll co-ordinate the team's workload while motivating and helping staff to develop and you'll be contributing to team revenue performance by identifying further opportunities within client portfolio and producing relevant proposals and converting into revenue stream. You will have the opportunity to work as part of the new business team and be involved with the Kantar PR team, providing the opportunity to build profile and currency within the FMCG industry.

To help achieve this we'll develop and train you to use our tools and solutions to analyse data, develop insight and build presentations that communicate your point of view and recommendations.

Of course you won't be doing this on your own. You'll have all the support, and development opportunities you'll need. You'll also have to get to know your team and colleagues across our business, collaborating to deliver this fantastic work.

Person specification
  • Well organised with an innate ability to manage and plan effectively the workload for a small team.
  • Excellent client servicing skills with the ability to build relationships and act assertively and challenge when necessary.
  • Engaging communication and presentation style, capable of delivering concise coherent stories with clear client implications and recommendations.
  • Interest in data and numbers
  • Desire to share ideas with colleagues and contribute to the overall team objectives.
  • Fascination for consumers, how they behave and the choices they make combined with commercial acumen and the willingness to meet sales targets.
  • Passion and drive to support our strong business growth by spotting opportunities with your clients and meeting sales targets.
  • You'll have outstanding commercial exposure - our senior team have delivered their points of view to some of the biggest brand names out there, as well as contributing to and speaking at key industry events!

As a Client Manager, you'll get:
  • A comprehensive induction and training programme which will pave the way for you to become confident to get going quickly.
  • Opportunity to present your thinking, experiences and potential to the senior management team supporting you with your ongoing development and progression.
  • Accelerated career path and opportunity to expand your skills. People growth drives our business success, and we are proud that over half of our vacancies are filled through internal moves and promotions
  • Fantastic working culture and environment - a beautiful Georgian building in the heart of Dublin City Centre.
  • 23 days holiday (increasing with length of service)
  • Income protection
  • Life assurance
  • Private health insurance
  • Contributory Pension
  • Extra benefits - birthday day off, breakfast club and daily free fruit!

The selection process has two main purposes:
  • Give you the opportunity to better understand our business, the role of a Client Manager and meet some of our people.
  • For you to showcase who you are and what you can bring to our team.

Kantar Worldpanel is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to promoting and creating a more diverse and inclusive environment for all our people. Your CV will only be used at the initial application stage and your personal information will not be shared.

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At Kantar we have an integrated way of rewarding our people based around a simple, clear and consistent set of principles. Our approach helps to ensure we are market competitiveand alsoto support a pay for performance culture, where your reward and career progression opportunities are linked to what you deliver.

We go beyond the obvious, using intelligence, passion and creativity to inspire new thinking and shape the world we live in. Apply for a career that's out of the ordinary and join us.

We want to create an equality of opportunity in a fair and supportive working environment where people feel included, accepted and are allowed to flourish in a space where their mental health andwell beingis taken into consideration.

We want to create a more diverse community to expand our talent pool, be locally representative, drive diversity of thinking and better commercial outcomes.

Kantar is the world's leading data, insights and consulting company. We understand more about how people think, feel, shop, share, vote and view than anyone else. Combining our expertise in human understanding with advanced technologies, Kantar's 30,000 people help the world's leading organisations succeed and grow.
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