Always dreamed of being a Strategic Insights Advisor?
Don’t wait any longer, make your dream come true and apply now!
Haystack is looking for you!
Haystack Consulting, founded in 1974, helps global brands make better and smarter decisions to drive usiness
growth. Our team of needlefinders delivers actionable insights with deep perspective. Our “whatever it takes”
approach, rooted in consumer understanding, allows us to craft bespoke research solutions. Using an array of
scalable, best-in-class & innovative methodologies, we provide research & consulting solutions that help you make better & smarter decisions and create impact in your organization.
We don’t just ask what is, but explore what could be:
• Explore and innovate – Combining entrepreneurial agility with commercial rigour to create winning
innovations in products, services and packaging.
• Brand Strategy – Helping to shape a distinct and long-term future of your brand, from market and
category understanding to inception and communication.
• Shopper behaviour & retail strategy – Providing intuitive shopper insights that deliver a more engaging
• Stakeholder activation – Ranging from co-creation and collaboration with internal and external
stakeholders to realizing the full potential of insights across the business.
More information: www.haystack-consulting.com
SAY YES IF YOU WANT TO BE THE DRIVING FORCE BEHIND BRAND, CX AND STRATEGIC RESEARCH
As Strategic Insights Advisor, you contribute to the business at a high level, thinking not only about the research projects but especially on how to better run a successful business.
• You love to translate client needs and challenges into the most effective strategic design that Haystack can
offer, you go beyond the research question and are able to unfold the business challenges
• You ensure all day to day client liaisons run smoothly and Haystack remains/becomes the preferred partner
for our clients
• You oversee and manage the entire project. You resource and implement projects correctly within budget
and on time according to our quality standards by using your excellent time management and
• And finally, you bring the insights to our clients, tell him his (future) story, answering business objectives,
with of course your own recommendations. You write pithy, relevant, compelling and actionable
summaries, conclusions and implications that give the client strategic advice on where to go next
• For the cherry on top, to really impress us, you contribute to the development of strategic solutions, with
your own creativity and interest in consumer behaviour and design experience
SAY YES IF YOU FEEL YOU ARE THE ONE
• You like to actively listen to people and reflect upon their needs, motivations and behaviour
• You have a well-rounded understanding of the marketing industry
• You have the natural ability for storytelling and generating ideas
• You are known as an expert in connecting the consumer with the brand and love to empower people by
creative co-creation sessions
• You are pro-active and enthusiastic
• You are a genuine caring person and passionate to team-up, showing the ‘make it happen’ attitude
• You love to devour consumer understanding with an analytical spirit
• You have 8+ years’ experience in a brand or marketing strategy function
• You have a superior level of verbal and written communication skills in English and Dutch/French
What can we offer
SAY YES IF OUR OFFER CAN DELIGHT YOU
We are investing as much in people as in innovations. We have created an environment that offers opportunities to develop your career and where you feel part of a great, dynamic and passionate team of colleagues and experts. Join a fresh eyed company where ownership and autonomy are encouraged.
- Challenging projects for an international client base seeking added value
- A customized training plan and opportunities to represent Haystack at congresses and symposia
- A very nice and inspiring HQ and top-notch sensory lab in the green suburbs near Leuven
- Flexibility on location in USA with great opportunities to travel around North America and internationally
3 TIMES YES?
Now that your heart is beating faster and you can’t wait to tell your friends about the above… Stop, breathe in and send your application letter and resumé (CV) to email@example.com