Research Analyst/ Senior Research Analyst - Mobility (Automotive & Transportation)

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Job Description:

  • Frost & Sullivan is seeking industry experts in Automotive & Transportation (A&T) research & consulting team to work across global markets, viz. North America, Europe, Asia Pacific regions. The position offers a unique a blend of research / consulting and business development opportunities. As a key member of Frost & Sullivan’s research team, you will interact with the senior management team / top management of organizations in identifying key growth opportunities, market challenges and presenting strategies to propel growth.

Job scope:

  1. Monitoring Asia Pacific / European / North American Market for A&T Industry (BSIG/Telematics)
  2. Authoring market reports and White papers.
  3. As a part of the APAC / European / NA A&T team, you will collect, analyze and synthesize data on marketing conditions, business opportunities, global trends and market size/share.

Key Responsibilities:

  • The main focus of this role would be to create, populate and maintain a team-wide database for quantitative and qualitative information on the A&T for APAC / European / NA Market. 
  • The candidate will work closely with the analysts in Chennai and APAC / Europe / NA to understand the team’s requirements for information and structure, to do research to populate/update the database with the necessary data points and to maintain the team’s overall repository of knowledge. 
  • Continuously monitor the Technology Market, and provide insightful quantitative and strategic analysis to our clients through market sector reports 
  • Aggregate data held by team analysts and conduct research to retrieve additional data from various official sources (e.g. international/regional organizations, country regulatory bodies, etc.) 
  • Format and generate spreadsheet reports and/or presentations from available data, when required 
  • To undertake business-to-business research, analyze industry trends and data, and generate client-focused reports, briefings, presentations and other content. 
  • To contribute directly to confidential custom projects, using specialist industry knowledge and research/strategic analysis skills.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Strong ability to acquire, analyze and manage information 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills 
  • 3-6 years work experience in specified industry
  • Ability to work independently while meeting deadlines and following procedures; 
  • Familiarity with business strategy and business applications; 
  • Ability to synthesize business implications with a grasp of market dynamics
  • Natural team player 
  • Self-starter with strong ability to work independently 
  • Good organizational, time management and project management skills 
  • Excellent command of Microsoft Excel (Lotus Notes would also be advantageous) 
  • Experience in building and working with spreadsheet-based databases desirable

Qualifications and Experience

  • An Engineering degree with or without a MBA having an experience of 3 to 6 years in the above domains within the A&T sector.