Senior Research Project Manager


Place of work
Banská Bystrica
Contract type
Start date
Upon agreement
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
Base salary range: From €1,500 (gross/month) > more with skills at arrival or gained later (always above market average) + benefits (see below)

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties


BONARD is an internationally recognized research company that specializes in providing independent market intelligence in international education and student accommodation.

Our comprehensive insights and data help international government bodies, associations, educational institutions, investment funds, and banks to identify market opportunities, formulate policies, and justify investment-related decisions.

We are UNWTO Affiliate Member, offices in Europe and Asia, clients from USA, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, Spain, France, Germany, China, Australia, New Zealand.

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We are looking for an experienced research professional who is able to manage and conduct international research projects.

The research projects are complex and entail all aspects of research, including project survey design, data collection management, data cleaning and analysis, data interpretation and copywriting.

The research projects take usually 2 to 3 month to complete, while the candidate will manage team of other researchers - in house colleagues or external interviewers, partners and suppliers - on the way toward successful completion of the project.


Your agenda may include some or all of the following skills:

• Project planning
• Design surveys
• Manage data collection
• Analyze and interpret data
• Create data sheets, graphs, reports
• Manage copywriters and proofreaders
• Present data at meetings, webinars, seminars
• Manage client communication and relationship

Employee perks, benefits

• Competitive research salary
• An attractive and honest additional reward structure;
• Rich thoughtful program of team and individual benefits
• International travel within Europe or overseas
• Meaningful research projects
• Part of GREAT team
• Flexible working hours
• Home office once a week
• Financial contribution to PD (eg lang courses)
• Financial contribution to wellbeing (medical, gym, wellness)
• Extra financial contributions to your retirement (3rd pillar)
• Personal professional coach with weekly sessions
• Market leader and modern company
• Attractive working environment
• Relocation package (if need to move)

Information about the selection process

Please send us your:
• CV
• Motivation letter
• Sample(s) of previous working/projects achievements.

Suitable applications will be valued and responded timely.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Educational Specialization

University degree

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Other knowledge

Microsoft Excel - advanced
Microsoft PowerPoint - advanced

Personality requirements and skills

Education and Skills:
• English , ideally Upper Intermediate (B2);
• University degree

Experience and Soft skills:
• Experience with survey design, data analysis and/or report writing;
• Execution of previous research project(s);
• Self-reliance and personal organization;
• Attention to detail and thoroughness;
• Determination and commitment;
• Result-oriented approach;
• Sense of humor and team spirit (we are no robots)!


Brief description of the company

BONARD is an established reputable consultancy in international student sector and real estate segment of student accommodation (UNWTO Affiliate member, ESOMAR member, 10 years market experience). We provide market research and development to over 100 governments, institutions, investors and diverse group of high ranking companies all over the globe. Our international team (40 pax, 8 nationalities, 4 offices - in Vienna, Bratislava, Banska Bystrica, Tianjin China) is highly dynamic and innovative. Our employees are committed to great outcomes and extraordinary results.

Our clients are from USA, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, Malta, Spain, France, Germany, China, Australia, New Zealand, including British Council, Manchester United Soccer Schools, State University of New York, and many others.

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Number of employees

25-49 employees

Company address

BONARD (with offices in BB & BA)
Jana Bottu 1
974 01 Banska Bystrica


ID: 3610061   Dátum zverejnenia: 10.3.2019   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   Base salary range: From €1,500 (gross/month) > more with skills at arrival or gained later (always above market average) + benefits (see below)