Research Manager

Fulltime I location Zagreb

Do you want to give your career a new boost and manage research phase of projects in a dynamic international environment? Are you a dedicated team player with strong planning skills who also finds fulfilment in mentoring, training, and guiding junior colleagues? Join our team at USP Marketing Consultancy, and let's take your career to new heights! We are particularly proud of our Zagreb office, which opened in 2021. In the past two years, we became among the 3 largest market research agencies in Croatia. To date, we have grown to include more than 20 full-time employees, and we are still expanding. We are searching for an experienced Research Manager to join our thriving team in Zagreb, Croatia.


  • Responsible for the research phase(s) within a project, where you will be collaborating with a Project Manager
  • Programming and testing of questionnaires, compiling a sample and analysing the research results
  • Turning data into insights
  • Responsible for mentoring, training and guiding (starting) Research Analysts
  • Being a first point of contact for Research Analysts and a Team Leader when it comes to research related questions
  • Monitoring the planning and development of Research Analysts in your team


  • Relevant degree or corresponding certificate of expertise in social sciences, economics, or data analytics
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in market research
  • Experience with SPSS
  • Analytical, determined, punctual
  • Advanced knowledge of statistics
  • Experience with mentorship, training and/or coaching
  • Fluency in English, verbal and written
  • Critical, good communication skills, solution-oriented thinking


  • Competitive salary (depending on knowledge and experience)
  • Permanent contract, with a 6-month standard probation period
  • Annual bonus (“vacation allowance”) in value of 8% of your gross annual income
  • Personal development plan with a training schedule
  • Possibility of hybrid work
  • Paid travel allowance when working from the office
  • Paid home allowance when working from home
  • Exciting trips to Rotterdam and an annual company getaway
  • Welcoming and inclusive corporate culture, highly appreciated by employees
  • Wonderful office environment, with a pleasant coffee corner and fun-loving local team


30 Years of Success: With over three decades of excellence in the industry, we have built an international reputation as a market research leader. 

Global Experience and Impact: We offer an opportunity to gain unique international business experience cooperating with renowned global multinational corporations, leaders in their categories. We provide them insights and consultancy about their brand, customer journeys, performance, market opportunities, e-commerce, multi-channels etc.

Culture That Inspires: If you are interested in working in a positive and inclusive multicultural atmosphere where you can utilise your current knowledge, personally develop, gain interesting and valuable business experience and have a chance for promotion - then we are your type of an employer. In addition to a high degree of drive and involvement, fun is high on our agenda.

Personal & Professional Development: Your growth is our priority! Unlock your potential with our Personal Development Plan and access a tailored training schedule designed to enhance your skills and talents.

Supportive Leadership: Our team leaders and managers are dedicated to guiding and supporting you, ensuring you reach your full potential.


    Check out our website at and take a look at the stories of our employees on the LinkedIn page ‘Working @ USP Marketing Consultancy’. Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity to grow and develop with USP Marketing Consultancy! Send us your application today by clicking the apply button, fill out the form and upload your resume to finalize it. For additional information feel free to reach out to our HR Business Partner, Petra Maros at [email protected]