Graduate Brand Consultant

Oxford Circus, London
£22,000 per annum + benefits
29 Nov 2016
13 Dec 2016
Start Date

Do you want a career that embraces your creativity and puts your analytical skills into practice too? Do you want to travel the UK and the rest of the world? Do you want to be involved in insight and strategy projects with big name brands from day one? Then we may have the role for you… 

Sparkler is a leading consumer insight & brand strategy consultancy, with a team of over 50 people working out of our offices in Oxford Circus.  We have ambitious plans for the future, and so are looking to recruit five Graduate Brand Consultants to start in September 2017, working in our Insight and Panels & Communities teams.  You’ll work alongside more senior brand consultants on projects such as…

•Understanding how best to strategically position a brand for future success

•Evaluating new advertising campaigns for some of the world’s top brands

•Testing new products and services before they’re even launched

•Recommending which brand names & features a company should go with

•Unpacking how a brand can best communicate with consumers

•Testing new websites & app development


Our clients include Google, Facebook, Instagram, eBay, EE, Diageo, McDonald’s, Sainsbury’s, Sky, the BBC, HSBC and the FA


Your role will entail…

•Project management

•Setting up research projects and conducting interviews

•Moderating online communities

•Analysing what consumers have told us and creating strategic debriefs

•Attending debrief sessions


The successful candidate is likely to be creative, very curious and able to think logically.  You need to be an excellent communicator, very organised and able to work well in a team.  Whilst you’ll mainly be based at our head office in London, you should be open to travelling to carry out research both in the UK and abroad.


Job Requirements

•Predicated to achieve a 2.1 or above

•Excellent all-rounder with a keen interest in what makes people tick

•Enjoys working in a team

•A self-starter with good initiative

•Well organised with great time management

•Strong communication skills – both verbal and written

•Able to work to deadlines whilst under pressure

•Open to travelling in both the UK and internationally

•A keen interest in brands & marketing


Salary & Benefits

•Starting salary of £22,000, to be reviewed annually

•Discretionary annual bonus, based on company and individual performance

•Free Friday breakfast and daily fruit and sweet treats!


How to Apply

•Send a cover letter telling us what interests you about Sparkler, and why you’re a great fit for the role to

•Please also attach your CV, which should include what grades you achieved in  your first and second years and your predicted overall grade.  We will invite successful candidates to a telephone interview, to take place in January/ February 2017