Professional vacancies

Joining Ipsos means developing your career in the very top tier of research. With 16,600 people employed in 88 countries, we are one of the largest and best known research companies.

As a curious and intuitive individual, an enthusiastic professional with a passion for creating knowledge, at Ipsos you will be fully dedicated to finding the best solutions for our clients.

For market researchers who have a passion for establishing their skills and who want to grow with an industry leader, Ipsos is a firm that provides opportunities globally. We off​er both specialist and generalist career opportunities, are one of the industry’s fastest growing and most financially successful firms, and operate under clearly-defined client and ethical commitments. Unlike our main global competitors, Ipsos is proud to still be owned and operated by researchers. Our most valuable assets are the people who work for us. We have over 15,000 full-time employees globally and want all our staff to be highly trained, well motivated and professional people, who take pride in their work. Ipsos believes the best way to motivate is to empower people. We aim to set the minimum of rules which will provide the framework within which our staff can operate efficiently and flexibly; this framework should motivate people to reach their own potential and carry out actions in the best interests of clients and of our Company.​

Please email sarecruitment@ipsos.com if you are interested or require more information. ​

Account Manager

The Account Manager will be the primary contact for clients allocated to his / her portfolio. The Account Manager is responsible for developing existing and new client relationships and guiding the research team to ensure the quality and profitability of all aspects of projects. The Account Manager is also responsible for providing strategic input on project design and analysis, managing and training the research team.

Senior Statistician 

The Senior statistician consults research team as well as clients on best approaches and practices for analytical requests. Supports client services with client presentations, proposals, and meetings. Customizes analytics for specific scenarios and assesses standards to introduce into repeat analytics. Provides researchers with insights and interpretation of results and suggestions on additional/alternative analysis. Assists account teams with proposal compilation and information.

Project Co-ordinator

The Project Coordinator manages an allocated set of Marketing Research projects. This position involves managing all allocated projects from inception to completion to ensure that projects are delivered to clients timeously, within budget and as per project requirements.

Account Manager: Qualitative

The Account Manager will be the primary contact for clients allocated to his / her portfolio. The Account Manager is responsible for developing existing and new client relationships and guiding the research team to ensure the quality and profitability of all aspects of projects and achieving his/her sales targets. The Account Manager is also responsible for providing strategic input on project design and analysis, managing and training the research team.

Senior Research Executive

The Senior Research Executive is responsible for coordinating research projects without day-to-day supervision, including all aspects of project delivery, team management, handling relevant client communications and general queries, and bringing in subject matter experts where appropriate. The team includes some / all of the following: Research Executives, Junior Research Executives and Research Assistants.

Trainee Data Processing Executive

The Trainee Data Processing Executives are responsible for editing and creating computer programs, analysing data, charting & scripts needed for conducting market research.

Data Support Administrator

The CATI / CAPI Administrator is responsible for the administration of all CATI/CAPI projects on our internal interviewing system. This position exists in order to ensure that all relevant departments are kept up to speed as to the status of their projects. The following functions form part of the scope of this position initial setup of a project, ongoing reporting on the status of a project, database maintenance and adherence to quality standards.