Freelance Project Manager (Qualitative Research) (391 views)

July 19, 2017 is an international award winning qualitative research startup based in Johannesburg and we are looking for a talented project manager to help us out on an ad-hoc basis. We are fortunate enough to have more projects than what we can handle and thus need some extra hands with the project management aspect of the research process – as soon as August.

What we are looking for:

  • A detail oriented person
  • An exceptional communicator (via email)
  • Able to work without supervision and follow instructions
  • Able to work remotely
  • Able to deliver on tight deadlines
  • Able to work with Word, PowerPoint and Google technologies (Gmail, Drive, Sheets, Slides, etc)
  • Experience in project management of marketing research (an added advantage)
  • Experience with graphic design or similar (not a requirement but a distinct advantage)

What you will be doing:

  • You will be working directly with the Head of Research to help project manage world class research
  • Helping with recruitment of respondents (via email)
  • Answering queries that respondents might have (via email)
  • Gathering information from respondents
  • Sorting of information gathered to help researchers analyse quicker (via Google technologies)
  • Assisting with desk research when required for projects (such as what a Brand is tweeting about)

If you are interested in this position, please send a mail to with the following information:

  • Why you feel you are the right person for the job (in less than 500 words)
  • Your CV (with links to your Twitter and Linkedin profiles)
  • The name of your favourite musician / band
  • Your daily, weekly and monthly rates – as each project has different time commitment needs

Salary – Please submit your daily, weekly and monthly rates.

Salary: Negotiable