Research Executives

Monday, 10 February 2014

infotrak Research and Consulting

Research Executives

Deadline: 14th February 2014 at 4pm 

Commencement: Immediately

Area of Specification

Data processing and analysis


Job Description
  • The holder of this position will be expected to work with all other departments to ensure received data is analyzed up to standards within timelines.
  • He/She will be expected to develop working templates and samples as will be required.
  • He/She will advise research executives on sampling strategies during proposal writing meant for different projects
  • He/She will be required to ensure all data is correctly and confidentially handled.
  • He/She will be expected to accompany any personnel to such meetings, briefings or conferences where data analysis and processing knowhow is required.
Business Development

Job Description
  • The holder of this position will be expected to prepare and present quality proposals and concept notes on possible research projects to the management and clients.
  • He/She will be expected to pitch proposals and bring in business and projects to ensure the Business Development Division is profitable capable of supporting operations and expenses of the company.
  • He/She will scope for prospective clients and organize meetings to sell, negotiate and agree research projects.
  • He/She will be expected to be a regular client liaison via meetings, email and the telephone
  • He/She will be expected to work with other departments to ensure profitability of the company
Public Policy and Governance Research

Job Description
The holder of this position will be expected; in consultation with other team members, to prepare a comprehensive work plan that ensures the Public Policy and Governance research division grows and becomes profitable.

He/She will formulate, prepare proposals and presentations on possible research projects and present these to clients or senior management. It will be expected that he/she continuously pitch projects to potential clients.

He/She will scope for prospective clients and organize meetings to sell, negotiate and agree research projects; it is their responsibility to look for research briefs and work on the proposals.

He/She will be expected to be the regular client liaison via meetings, email and the telephone.



Requirements
  • First degree or higher diploma in statistics, business related course or social sciences
  • Masters in related field is an added advantage
  • A minimum of two(2) years’ experience in data analysis and processing, market or social research
  • Background knowledge in project management, business development or client portfolio management
  • Excellent computer skills (Microsoft office and or statistical packages i.e STATA, SPSS, CS-Pro, EPIDATA)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Flexible and able to travel within or outside the country within short notice
  • Ability to work in a team and under minimal supervision
If you meet the above requirements, send your CV with a cover letter and testimonials to the links below:

Research Executive Jobs on offer at Infotrak Research and Consulting.

Click on the link below if you are interested in any department.

1. Business development


2. Data Processing and Analysis


3. Public policy and Governance


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