Senior Research Analyst Jobs in Kenya
IDC is constantly expanding its global business in the Middle East & Africa region due to which we are looking for a business professional to join our team in East Africa as a Senior Research Analyst in the Telecoms Group. The position will report to the Research Director of Telecoms & IoT for Africa.
- Conducting primary and secondary market research and analyzing business and market trends for East Africa and other regions in Africa
- Support consulting projects as assigned in East Africa and other regions in Africa
- Working with quantitative market sizing and forecasting analytical tools
- Preparing thorough and well-researched reports
- Play a role in growing the business in the region by building and maintaining industry relations.
- University degree from a well-recognized university
- Relevant total work experience of at least 5 years out of which a minimum 2 years shall be dedicated to working within The Telecoms Industry
- Familiar with market research methodologies both qualitative and quantitative
- Excellent written and spoken English
- Demonstrable Industry Specific Knowledge of the Telecoms Industry and specifically East Africa
- Have a good understanding of mobile money ecosystems
- Demonstrate knowledge of other emerging digital services such as Internet of Things (IoT). etc
- Research and Consulting experience will be an advantage.
A candidate has to be able to demonstrate:
- A good understanding of the Telecoms Industry
- Good understanding of mobile money ecosystem
- Excellent writing and presentation skills and confidence in client engagement models
- Attention to detail and ability to analyze different data sources and spot trends
- An aptitude for business analysis, quantitative analysis and strategic insights
- Ability to work independently and collaboratively;
- Ability to work under pressure on multiple engagements, prioritize assignments and meet deadlines
- Good client liaison skills and ability to form, and maintain relationships within industry.
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