Information on the company
The is a global consulting firm that dedicated to serving the international construction, building products and chemical industries through its offices in London (UK), New Jersey (US), Beijing (China) and New Delhi (India).
Areas of expertise include coatings, polyurethanes, HVAC (including renewable technologies : e.g. Heat Pumps and Solar Heat), and bathroom & kitchen products.
They have an immediate vacancy for a Dutch Speaking Market Analyst at their London office (Ealing) to cover the research in the Benelux market .
As a key member of the international team, you will be responsible for the collection and assimilation of market data in a variety of building technology related sectors, like heating, bathroom and ventilation.
This is a great opportunity for the right candidate to expand their qualitative and quantitative research skills, potential to gain international client-
facing experience and develop an understanding of global market dynamics in the sectors we cover.
Duties of the role will include :
Primary research through high-level interviews with industry experts (both telephone and personal).
Secondary intelligence gathering including the collection and analysis of supporting statistics (e.g. macro-economic indicators, construction statistics etc.).
Analysing data to a high level of accuracy and formulating concise written reports.
Write market reports which are concise, relevant, insightful and non-repetitive with a high level of English.
Updating existing database of market data and company profile information.
Maintaining and expanding our network of contacts in the building products industry.
Presenting and eventually selling the offering to existing and new clients.
The ideal candidate should have :
A Bachelor or Master’s degree, preferably in a business related or technical field.
Excellent communication skills, both spoken and written, including total fluency in English and Dutch. French, or any other European language, would be highly beneficial.
Commitment, self-motivation, an enquiring mind and a genuine interest in economic developments and market dynamics.
A fearless attitude towards research interviews is essential.
Strong numerical skills and proven proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint.
Outstanding analytical skills and report writing abilities.
An ability to assimilate new subjects quickly and a certain affinity to technical products rather than FMCG.
Good interpersonal and organisational skills and the capacity to work both independently and within a team.
Willingness to travel for client visits & Trade Fairs.