Sagaci Research, the leading Africa-focused data and analytics firm, is looking for an experienced Qualitative Senior Research Executive. Based in South Africa (ideally in Johannesburg), you will be part of a global and multicultural team covering the African continent, reporting to the Qualitative Research Director.


  • Designing screening questionnaires for research participants' recruitment and managing the recruitment process
  • Designing discussion guides, keeping clients’ business objectives in mind
  • Moderating Focus Groups and In-depth interviews
  • Coordinating and managing the different tasks to ensure projects run smoothly and effectively, accurately, on time and within budget
  • Accurately analyzing and interpreting qualitative data
  • Synthesizing information and writing clear and insightful reports
  • Liaising effectively with clients and internal team members whilst being the main day-to-day contact for projects


  • Minimum 3 years of significant experience in qualitative market research, being independent in the different tasks involved
  • Ready for contacts with clients on a daily basis and commercial activity
  • Education in a relevant area (preferably psychology)
  • Strong work ethic, self-starter, integrity and honesty
  • Fluent French (verbal and written) and English