Senior Analyst – Consumer Market Insights

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3 Jun, 2016

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Analyst Jobs in South Africa

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Senior Analyst – Consumer Market Insights
Senior Analyst – Consumer Market Insights – Your future position?

Based out of South Africa and reporting to the CMI Manager Sub Sahanran Africa, you will be responsible for managing & implementing consumer market research within Sub Saharan Africa region (SSA), in line with the strategy of Givaudan Fragrances division across the SSA.

You will be expected to deliver insightful consumer results to several internal stakeholders, such as development, marketing and sales. The role involves dealing with several market research agencies across SSA, hence you will be expected to demonstrate strong planning and management skills. You will also be required to frequently travel within SSA region to manage and supervise agencies while conducting research projects.

You will work closely with other colleagues in South Africa office to ensure the research projects answer “the big questions” behind commissioning it. In short, you shall work as a consultant to internal & external stakeholders for all research related matters/inquiries.

Sound interesting? It could well be your perfect opportunity if, like us, you always aim to exceed customer needs, deliver value and are skilled at fostering strong relationships. In this exciting role you will be responsible for:

  • A to Z Project Management of market research projects
    • Commissioning and Set-Up
    • Cost Management
    • Management and quality control of Field Forces
    • Management of Data Analysis
  • Sharing of results with internal stakeholders including evaluators, perfumers, marketing and sales, to guide fragrance development and selection and to help to build rationale to support our submissions.
  • Ensuring CMI data is stored centrally and accessible for future reference

You ?

Are you someone who wants to grow and shape your own world? Who thrives being in a culture where you can express yourself in a creative team environment? Who wants to collaborate and learn together with teams who are as passionate as you are? Then come join us – and impact your world.

Your professional profile includes:

Primary Qualifications:

  • 5-6 years in market research (ideally mix of industry/customer side and market research agency)
  • University Degree in disciplines such as Marketing, Sociology, Market Research, Statistics
  • Verbal and written command of English and local language(s)
  • Proficiency in using common PC applications
  • Aptitude for statistics, understanding of descriptive and inferential statistics

Your next career step?

Givaudan is not only the global leader in the creation of flavours and fragrances, but also a place where you can impact your world and contribute to solutions that touch and delight people all over the world every day. We encourage our employees to work on varied challenges and opportunities that foster growth and promote career development. For the latest opportunities, visit Job Opportunities on Engage to grow and shape your path.

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