Research Lead Job in Madrid, Madrid provincia at The Boston Consulting Group –

Job Description


Knowledge & Research


As a Research Lead within BCG’s Data and Research Service (DRS) team, you will contribute to DRS hub/office level decisions, activities and initiatives such as hiring, training, special projects, team building activities etc.

You will manage team of 3 people as well as any additional resources, and will be responsible to coach, mentor and develop people, with full ownership of their career development and performance management. You will shape positive, creative working relationships with internal business partners in one or more Consumer domains.


Team management and development

With excellent managing and coaching expertise, you will ensure that the team meets the high- quality delivery and in turn is able to achieve service delivery objectives such as utilization, good customer feedback etc.

As a strong role model with an ability to motivate others, you will communicate team vision/plans and drive delivery

With strong accuracy and attention to detail, you will independently manage Consumer aligned research delivery team members and other resources in the region

Acting as thought partner and strategic thinker

With strong problem-solving and lateral thinking ability, you will manage business relationships with team leadership at regional level, and are also able to partner with stakeholders in both transactional and strategic dimensions

You act as an effective networker and thought partner with Senior Knowledge Team members

You will collaborate with other Research Lead peers to ensure excellent team coordination and strategic direction, and are able to ensure smooth coordination and collaboration with other DRS hubs/offices

Offering exceptional levels of customer service

You have the ability to interface confidently with stakeholders and are effective collaborator engaging with both leaders and peers within the team

With proven research skills and strong knowledge in Consumer, you have the ability to apply industry knowledge in a commercial context

You are proficient in Excel, Word and PowerPoint and have great communication skills

Working flexibly in in a fast-paced environment

You will effectively prioritize and multi-task, and have the ability to work in fast- paced and deadline focused environment

Keeping up with industry trends, sources and methods, you are capable to perform research, if and when needed


6-8+ years relevant working experience in Consumer with experience in team management

Research Lead will have demonstrated potential to lead and develop a team of research professionals and will enrich the apprenticeship culture

Master degree preferred, with demonstrated high academic record

Excellent English; Spanish (with fluency in one other major European language desirable)


Our knowledge and research specialists collaborate with global colleagues across BCG to bring expertise and capabilities to the service of our clients. Our team is made up of a diverse pool of knowledge and research positions that allow us to pursue exciting, innovative research careers.








Full time


BCG pioneered strategy consulting more than 50 years ago, and we continue to innovate and redefine the industry. We offer multiple career paths for the world’s best talent to have a real impact on business and society. As part of our team, you will benefit from the breadth and diversity of what we are doing today and where we are headed next. We count on your authenticity, exceptional work, and strong integrity. In return we are committed to supporting you in discovering the most fulfilling career journey possible—and unlocking your potential to advance the world.

[email protected] consists of the Knowledge Team (KT), Data & Research Services (DRS) and Knowledge & Collaboration Solution (KCS). KT is a group of experts within respective fields or areas providing industry, functional and geographic expertise to consulting teams. KT members are aligned to Practice Areas, sometimes serving as members of case or project teams. KT offers insight into a topic or function derived from BCG’s knowledge base and case/project experience. The members of our DRS team work alongside consulting team colleagues to bring advanced research capabilities to support projects and clients. KCS team is a cross-functional team equipping BCGers with internal and external knowledge resources and digital collaboration tools, enabling them to work smarter and with increased productivity


Boston Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity / expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state or local law, where applicable, and those with criminal histories will be considered in a manner consistent with applicable state and local laws.

About the Company

Company: The Boston Consulting Group –

Company Location:  Madrid, Madrid provincia

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