Max McLintock

Research Executive

  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom



  • Writing
  • Market Research
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Strategic Planning
  • Consumer Behavior
  • Creative Thinking
  • Powerpoint
  • Word

Work history


Senior Research Executive


Aug 2015
  • I currently work in the People Insight department at Flamingo, a global insight and brand consultancy based in London, carrying out qualitative research through a variety of techniques. We look at people and culture to unearth insights and innovation opportunities for brands. My day to day role consists of conducting face to face interviews and focus groups, both with consumers and stakeholders, overseeing a variety of different digital ethnographic projects, liaising with clients, analysing findings and creating compelling stories and strategic truths for brands.


Research Executive


Jul 2014 - Jul 2015



Start JG

Dec 2013 - Dec 2013
  • I had a two-week internship at an independent branding and digital agency in their London offices. Working under a senior account handler, I assisted the account management team on current accounts, researching brand history and compiling presentations for the redevelopment of the brand. I also worked with the copywriters, completing briefs, proofreading and helping on working accounts.


May 2013 - May 2013
  • Internship in an independent London-based, international retail and leisure design consultancy. I worked with the insights and strategy team, carrying out store audits and customer experience research. I also produced the company’s newsletter, researching and collating national and international news regarding marketing and advertising. This then led to my involvement in the construction of the company’s new website, where I assisted in image sourcing and design.




Jul 2012 - Jul 2012
  • Worked as part of a small team as a runner in a leading independent advertising agency, gaining first hand experience from senior members and partners of the agency. I contributed to the smooth running of the office, aiding teams in pitch preparation, research and assisting production.



English Literature

University of Nottingham

Aug 2011 - Jul 2014
  • English Literature