Job Description

Job Title:
Market Researcher - 6 Month TERM
Posted Date:
21-08-2014
Location:
Chalk River, Ontario, Canada
Description:

 

 

Duties:

 

In this role, you will be expected to:

 

·         Monitor, compile, analyze and communicate key market intelligence information, including economic, competitive and legislative indicators

·         Demonstrate strong analytical and research abilities

·         Engage with management and operational staff for research

·         Prepare presentations, for both external and internal audiences

·         Work on sales enablement projects including presentations and marketing materials

·         Organize customer interactions and external customer facing events.

·         Engage with prospects and customers in relation to marketing AECL’s products and services

·         Research and draft press releases, internal announcements and intranet updates

·         Evaluate and build business cases

·         Create process maps and investigate and recommend process improvements for efficiency gains.

·         Internationally and domestically if required.

·         Research

·         Research new business opportunities, using financial analysis of internal cost structure, data analysis of market demand to predict market potential and competitiveness of AECL’s product and service offering.

·         Research international market trends and opportunities in various sectors.

·         Analyze and present findings and recommendations on potential commercial opportunities for AECL.

·         Will need to be available to travel, both internationally and domestically if required.

 

Qualifications:

 

Education:

·         Bachelor of Commerce degree

·         Masters level degree in an appropriate field of study (Business, Economics, Engineering, Science, Marketing)

·         Minimum 3 years experience in a business environment, working in the area of sales, marketing, business planning, customer engagement, etc.

 

Required Knowledge

·         Business-oriented mindset

·         Excellent interpersonal skills and confidence to interact with multiple internal and external stakeholders

·         Understanding of marketing principles and levers and the relationships between them (e.g. the Marketing Mix, including; pricing, market share, value propositions, demand drivers, customer marketing, customer segmentation, product life cycle management, sales incentives, etc.)

·         Enthusiastic about science and technology

 

 

Required skills and abilities

·         Proficiency with MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Outlook

·         Excellent researching skills to accurately and efficiently acquire key data points and based on research make informed decisions on business and marketing strategy

·         Excellent communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills

·         Strong organization skills

·         Strong team player, with experience working in a team environment

·         Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

·         Ability to work independently

 

AECL has an Employment Equity Program and encourages applications from women, Aboriginal Peoples, visible minorities and persons with disabilities.





 

Resumes submitted through Agencies will not be accepted.


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