The Technology, Media and Telecom (TMT) group of IHS Markit delivers information, insight and analytics for all key technology sectors. This position is a part of the TMT Research Center of Excellence (RCOE) based in Penang, MY. The team provides desk based research and analysis (R&A) services to the wider TMT community. Responsible for sourcing, capturing, collating and synthesizing TMT industry related market information, the team provides basic market trends and analysis to support TMT end products and workflows.
General Job Duties:
Work as part of a team providing desk based research and analysis services to TMT market intelligence community using systematic and intuitive research techniques.
Responsible for contributing to R&A products and workflows ensuring timeliness, high quality standards and completeness of deliverable.
Collate, Summarize and analyze research findings in the form of a structured DB, report or a predefined framework
Understanding, qualifying research scope; responding and fulfilling research requests by interacting with internal customers
Have good project management skills to map out the research process and project plan including estimate of time and resources needed
A flexible approach to be able to work on several different research projects at the same time
Demonstrate complete ownership and responsibility of the tasks/projects assigned
Actively participate in formal and informal knowledge sharing sessions
Specific Job Duties:
Effectively and quickly research various sources of information, like company, industry, news websites and electronic databases like Thomson Reuters etc. to acquire news & other details, including, but not limited to, product specifications, pricing, financials, corporate action, new technology etc.
Organize and rationalize large quantities of information with ability to manipulate that data with ease using advanced excel, macros, and other programs. The ability to influence automated search programs to enable efficient information acquisition and organization process.
Using structured thought process to summarize and synthesis research findings in databases and frameworks
Conducting basic analysis of the data and information to provide trends and key takeaways
Presenting the information, findings and research in clear, structured format
Ensuring quality of deliverable including completeness and correctness of information & data prior to submitting to business stake holders
Bachelor degree in Economics, Statistics, Engineering, Business
Higher degree like MBA, Masters, and Engineering is a definite plus.
1-2 years experience in business (marketing strategic/ operations), market research, consulting
2 years+ experience MS Excel for data capture and MS Office
Advanced level written and spoken English language skills
Other Skills / Requirements:
Analytical, critical thinking and problem solving mindset
Quick learner. Strong attention to detail
Excellent written and spoken communication skills
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