A postgraduate, preferably MBA-2008 Only. Preference for a graduate mechanical engineer, but not a limiting factor
Research Analysts conduct business research to support clients and contribute to internal knowledge building efforts as well as business development initiatives. Typical projects will take a few days to several weeks to complete and will involve gathering, analyzing, synthesizing and presenting information and data using structured methodologies and frameworks.
About 2 years, preferably in a business research or consulting outfit
Primary Responsibilities Include:
Assist clients and/or other research delivery team members in articulating and refining research requests and projects.
Craft effective search strategies and gather relevant information and data leveraging a broad set of resources (e.g., on-line databases, the Internet, print sources, trade associations, government agencies, company representatives, external research organization, etc). Utilize both secondary and primary research sources and techniques
Organize, analyze, synthesize and/or summarize data and information using appropriate analytical methodologies and frameworks. Conduct quantitative analysis (e.g., statistical analysis, financial data analysis, etc.) as necessary
Communicate research results through the creation of structured end-products (memos, spreadsheets, reports, presentations, etc.)
Complete ad hoc research, knowledge building and business development projects as necessary