Research Head Job Description

Research Head Job Description

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Research head provides scientific expertise for the clinical research aspects of all projects and clinical expertise, with strong working knowledge of regulatory affairs and QA.

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Translate data into easily understandable insights to provide the senior management team with the appropriate tools to inform programming, sales, product and distribution strategy
Develop reputation among agencies/advertisers as a thought leader on new digital measurement tools and technologies
Identify, hire and oversee third-party research analytics companies and tools to create meaningful KPIs that are properly and consistently tracked
Participate in relevant conferences and research industry groups in order to gain insights, contribute to industry standards, represent the company, maintain best practices and stay abreast of latest tools & methodologies
Build and drive scientific strategy on host-microbe ecosystem to ensure efficient execution of team objectives
Actively evaluate external opportunities and integrate them in the Research Unit strategy
Develop and deliver summary portfolio reports and strategy presentations for senior management
Maintaining complex and variable calendar arrangements and schedules for the Head of Research , Associate Director of Research and Chief Operating Officer
Building good relationships throughout Research, other departments such as Firm Management, Sales and IBD
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Research Head Qualifications

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Skills for Research Head

Desired skills for research head include:

How equity markets work within sector
Medical terminology
Clinical research
Library instruction
Human anatomy and physiology
Strong information systems expertise in the latest technologies
Processes/procedures associated with clinical practice

Desired experience for research head includes:

Develop effective, easy-to-use dashboards and other regular reports for the business
Initiate strategic studies on cross-platform audience behavior and the value of CNÉ to advertisers
Collaborate with pricing and planning to develop targeting opportunities and back-end effectiveness measurement for advertisers
Oversee usability and A/B testing to optimize platforms and provide the best experience for The Scene and O&O website viewers
Manage research budget and vendor relationships
Hire and manage a team of 2 NY-based staff

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Research Head Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for a research head. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for research head
  • Conducting research for relevant industry, data mining, developing SND models, tracking price trends
  • Meeting preparation - the PA will need to prepare information packs for internal meetings, which will include investigating, retrieving and collating data such as sector information and analyst and/or team information
  • Internal Networking - The PA will be the "go to" point of contact for the investment team for research team process/ questions and therefore point them in the right direction
  • Highly motivated, adaptable in your approach to work and a strong leader
  • Able to leverage multiple different development lifecycle methods, to achieve a successful outcome
  • A clear and compelling communicator, with a confident approach in meetings
  • Able to communicate and negotiate with ExCo level members
  • A successful track record of researching and forecasting Global Economics, Real Assets and Transport investing within an international Asset Management or Securities business
  • Demonstrated experience of writing analytical thematic research based on macroeconomic trends, both global and European
  • Provided forecasts for, and research and commentary on, key economic and financial market variables such as growth, inflation, FX and bond yields
Qualifications for research head
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Economics, Finance, Financial Engineering, required
  • Knowledge and experience of bond markets and cash flow modeling required
  • Formulation and presentation of insightful , clear and quantified high-impact research reports on the Real Assets and Transport sectors, on the key macroeconomic trends influencing Global Economics
  • Creation of financial models and forecasts
  • Provision of regular commentary to our Head of Product Development, Head of ISG and the Global Head of MIRA
  • High-quality interaction with CIOs and other key stakeholders within MIRA's institutional investor clients

Research Head Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking to fill the role of research head. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for research head
  • Chief architect of SBU technology strategy ensuring alignment with customer needs and business strategy
  • Ensures AR&T projects are successfully executed to mature technologies and ready them for introduction into new products
  • Conducts continuous searches for new or adaptable technologies, materials and processes to enhance and improve the business
  • Manage, oversee and develop Clinical Research direct reports, building the group’s capabilities in support of the needs of our evolving development portfolio
  • Responsible for identifying and leveraging the funding and support available from outside sources such as universities and other agencies to further the SBU technology agenda and to gain a broader perspective of developing technologies both within and outside of our industry
  • Ensures best practice sharing across the SBU for engineering expertise, tools, techniques, methods and ways of working
  • An understanding of the drivers of the performance of equities, bonds, real assets and FX
  • A proven ability to develop strong working relationships with institutional clients, Product teams, and senior management within a global Asset Management or Securities business
  • Experience of successfully managing a Research team
  • Research granting agencies and funding programs
Qualifications for research head
  • Providing analysis on, and input into, discussions on the appropriate strategic direction of the business
  • Management and supervision of one research analyst located in London
  • Compile and qualify lists of potential academic collaborators in N
  • Collaborate with team to prepare materials for submission to government and other granting agencies
  • Compile project requirements for research proposals
  • Support the lab’s research activities by facilitating research procedures such granting of approval for experimental procedures by Ethics boards and compliance

Research Head Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a research head. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for research head
  • Identify and manage vendors of industry data, reports and tools
  • Attend project meetings and be responsible for project logistics and reporting
  • Responsible for scouting talent in the Machine Intelligence space and generating a “virtual research bench” with international talent
  • Lab quarterly reporting and internal communications
  • Lead the Gut Ecosystem Department and engage with other units of the Nestlé R&D network in alignment with consumer and business needs
  • Drive initiatives and innovative projects/ideas in the area of improving health through nutrition
  • Engage, influence and build network externally
  • Lead, coach and develop teams of people and integrate the different competences within the Department to maximize synergies, impact and contribution
  • Ensure guardianship and dissemination of knowledge in line with the latest innovations in academia and industry
  • Serve as information systems lead for basic research faculty and cross-functional research programs, including needs assessment, prioritization and solution management
Qualifications for research head
  • Good team skills are essential, as the PA will need to work closely with other PA's across the organisation
  • Maturity, diplomacy and discretion when dealing with colleagues and contacts
  • University graduate with a degree in computer science or a related field
  • 15 years’ management experience in a technical environment
  • Experience working in a global company with geographically distributed teams
  • Personal charisma and compelling presentation skills a plus

Research Head Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking to fill the role of research head. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for research head
  • Function as a key member of Biotherapeutics senior leadership team, setting strategy and course, and ensuring cross-functional coordination in elevating our biotechnology efforts
  • Build best practices and processes that empower product teams to self serve some of their needs
  • Facilitate and create multidisciplinary informatics teams in a complex, matrixed environment to solve problems, bringing resources together across groups
  • In your role you are responsible for a laboratory of drug metabolism in Discovery Research
  • Furthermore you are responsible for planning, implementation and interpretation of in vitro and in vivo metabolite ID studies scientific and technological development in the field
  • The assessment of the drug metabolism of research substances is another part of your role
  • As pharmacokinetic and drug metabolism expert you work in research teams and international research collaborations
  • You supervise research projects in the field of drug metabolism & pharmacokinetics (DMPK)
  • You will cooperate with interdisciplinary research teams to identify new therapeutic concepts, optimize and characterize drug development candidates
  • As Head of Laboratory you lead a lab responsible for mass spectrometry based identification and quantification of Biomarker in Discovery Research
Qualifications for research head
  • Strong programming skills in systems such as R, SAS , Matlab and S+
  • 7+ years of experience in financial research
  • Excellent understanding of Market Microstructure
  • Technical expertise in a statistical language such as R or Matlab
  • Experience in performing time series analysis
  • Experience in dealing with data management

Research Head Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of research head. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for research head
  • Interpretation and integration of results in the therapeutic target discovery context is another part of your role
  • As Biomarker expert you work in research teams and international research collaborations
  • You are part of a project team responsible for Biomarker and DMPK in research projects
  • You collaborate closely with scientists in interdisciplinary Research teams responsible for identification of novel therapeutic concepts, lead optimization and characterization of clinical development candidates
  • Leads the conceptual planning, development and management of training, research and outreach programmes of the Division, including the Virtual Institute and its network of academic institutions to ensure that this program serves the needs of African Member States
  • Leads or participates in the identification of new or emerging development issues of potential concern to the African community, particularly those of a regional or global nature, and designs and develops programmes to address them
  • Supervises a team of staff economists undertaking this work
  • Commissions economic studies and analyses that cannot be undertaken internally
  • Conceives, plans and manages expert group meetings, seminars and similar consultations that contribute to the finalization of the work unit’s outputs
  • Finalizes reports on development for issuance by IDEP as and when required
Qualifications for research head
  • Experience in improving a platform for data analytics
  • Excellent speaking skills with a desire to teach concepts and improve clients those around them
  • Must be able to work closely with our sales and client coverage colleagues
  • Comfortable with Linux and Windows environments
  • Must be a team player with an appreciation for automation and reducing points of failure in the organization
  • Technical expertise in an object oriented programming language such as

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