Conceptualizing and delivering high quality research products
Work independently on the wide spectrum of complex and challenging research/consulting assignments focused across the globe data sets, company reports, industry/segment reports, etc.
Ensure highest quality and delivery on time for all the projects
Directly engage with clients and requestors, interpret their requirements, scope and estimate projects and manage the communication flow throughout the project lifecycle, in coordination with the research team lead
Manage analysts, senior analysts in the team
Multitask on project deliveries, business development support (scoping, effort estimation, etc.)
Performance evaluation training of team members
Support the team lead with reporting requirements
Lead a team of 1-2 researchers on a project basis
Take full ownership of quality/ regular quality control of all deliverables
Task allocation and bandwidth utilization
Ability to synthesize and critically analyze large quantities of qualitative and quantitative data quickly and draw meaningful insights
Experience in preparing contextualized reports, briefs, thought leaderships, market sizing, competitive assessments and analysis
End-to-end project delivery client interaction, information collection, deliverable preparation, quality check and delivery
Highly articulate with excellent communication and presentation skills (especially PowerPoint)
Confidence to form and express independent opinion on relevant areas/developments
Flexibility and willingness to work in a highly demanding and results oriented team environment where priorities can change frequently
High consciousness towards attention to detail; drive and commitment towards delivering high quality service to the network.
3.5- 7 years of experience at reputed KPOs, specialized research houses, or the research divisions of leading consulting firms and investment banks
Experience of conducting research on one or more of the following industries will be an additional advantage: Financial Services, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Manufacturing, Telecommunications, Technology, Media & Entertainment, Retail & Consumer Goods, Diversified Businesses, Logistics, Travel & Leisure, Utilities, Real Estate & Construction, Government/Public Sector
Experience of working within a dynamic environment closely with offshore stakeholders/clients.
Excellent business communication (verbal and written) skills
Proficiency in secondary research from the free web
Proficiency in sourcing data from specific databases such as One Source, Hoovers, Factiva, Lexis-Nexis, Thomson Research, EIU and Bloomberg etc.
Ability to comprehend and synthesize data and draw conclusions
Proficiency in MS-Office - Intermediate/Advanced MS-Excel, MS-PowerPoint and MS-Word
Sustained research exposure (a minimum of 1 year continuously) to any one of the sectors detailed above will be an added edge
MBA/Masters degree from a Tier 1/Tier 2 institute