Senior Research Manager/Associate Director

Senior Research Manager/Associate Director


Boring Money has been set up to help ‘normal people’ to make better choices with their savings, investments and pensions. 

This year we are on track to have 1 million consumers on our site, using our Best Buy tables to find ISAs and pensions, or our Triage Quiz to help them find the right product or advice for them.  We have recently added advice tables and an Adviser Directory, which help consumers to pick the right digital adviser or individual traditional adviser for their needs.

Our readers are central to everything we do, providing ratings, reviews and feedback which enable TripAdvisor-type insights to readers who want customer insights as well as our opinions and ratings. Content is King and our audience is engaged.

After 5 years of listening, testing and learning, we are now ready to accelerate our growth. We have an ambitious strategy to execute, as we reinforce our position to become the most trusted independent brand which helps consumers to make better financial choices.


We are looking for a Senior Research Manager with experience of the investment sector.

Boring Money has a well-established B2B research and insights practice, helping the industry to understand what investors want. We produce a number of subscription data products and also write 4 key reports a year, with a new series of ‘mini reports’.

The credibility of our business is built on the quality of our research.

We are looking for someone to join a small and rapidly growing team to deliver and manage consumer research reports, support our subscription customers and deliver bespoke projects.

We are looking for someone with new and fresh ideas who loves researching and telling a story. You will coach, develop and manage a team of junior researchers to deliver high quality projects, drawing on a range of research methods.

You will:

  • Manage research projects to ensure high quality insights
  • Author and project manage research reports based on multiple quantitative data sources and qualitative insights
  • Write survey questionnaires and qual topic guides
  • Working with third-party research agencies to commission research such as YouGov
  • Collect data from multiple sources and managing this to present a single, aggregated view with actionable conclusions
  • Line manage and develop junior researchers

Act as a credible expert to external clients in the investment industry


You are a Senior Market Researcher with experience of both quantitative and qualitative research methods.

You are:

  • Familiar with the Market Research Society Code of Conduct  
  • Experienced of creating and managing consumer research projects for clients
  • Have a good understanding of the key financial products and services
  • Understand of how consumers access financial products today and the choices that they make
  • Experienced with Excel and other data analysis tools
  • Confident in building relationships with key consumers for case study work

We will give priority to those candidates who have worked in the investment industry.


  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
  • Guide £50- £60k depending on experience
  • Flexible working
  • Pension plan
  • 4 Freedom Fridays every year – early finish to start the weekend sooner
  • Modern office space by Bond St tube
  • Regular team socials
  • 25 days’ holiday per year


Please contact us to apply or if you have any questions before applying.

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