Under the direction of Global Program Managers, the Research Analyst will be part of an international team of analysts supporting market research services, consulting projects, and online subscription products covering the Chemical & Materials Industry in the Americas.
The primary function of the Research Analyst is to collect & analyze economic data on market conditions and business opportunities, author market research studies, and develop relationships and conduct interviews with major market players. The ideal candidate will be an effective lead/support analyst on custom consulting projects within the Chemical & Materials industry and developing and presenting business strategies to our clients that range from global multinational companies to start ups. The Research Analyst will also initiate business development with existing and new clients.
•Conduct primary and secondary data research collection, data analysis, market forecasting, and strategic business analysis
•Monitor markets in the chemicals and materials industry, with a specific focus on coatings, adhesives, sealants, and related chemistries
•Carry out business development in the chemicals and materials industry
•Assist in client consulting assignments
•Serve as the foremost expert on the Chemical & Materials markets
•A degree in Science/Engineering and/or Economics/Social Sciences with undergraduate course work in Chemistry and/or Business
•Candidates with 2+ years of experience in the Chemical and/or Materials Industry and/or MBA a plus
•On the job marketing, sales, and business development experience a plus
•Solid communication skills (written and oral) are essential
•Fluency in Spanish preferred
•Must be able to synthesize business implications with a grasp of market economics/dynamics to deliver market forecasts and analysis – We are looking for “Systems Thinker”
•Strong organizational and analytical skills are critical
•Commitment to quality and an intellectual curiosity a must
•Candidates must be able to work within a team environment as well as autonomously
•Exciting and lucrative career growth opportunity
•Fast- paced and dynamic growth opportunity
•Provides the training, support and environment to excel and succeed with a leading-edge company
•We encourage you to take risks and develop creative, outside-the-box solutions to impact the value of the products and services you will offer our clients
•Maintain your individual style while adopting a consultative partnership approach
•Business casual dress environment
•Comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans, 401k, along with wellness building programs.
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