Market Analyst - Japanese Speaking - Researcher

Grey Seal Recruitment Limited
25000 - 30000 per annum
27 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is looking for a Market Analyst to support our growing base of Japanese clients. You will work alongside project teams tasked with undertaking research for these clients. In addition, the you will work with the sales and marketing team to promote services to companies seeking to expand into Asia. You should have a degree, worked in or with Japan and speak intermediate-to-advanced Japanese. You will be collecting quantitative data via research, collate and report on these aspects of the research. The company likes to promote from within so plenty of opportunities to grow with the company and potentially transfer to the Japan office once proven Ideally you will have experience and/or strong interest in technology, including information technology, though this is not essential. This position is ideal for anyone wishing to develop a career in business, market research or marketing with a focus on international markets, in particular Japan and East Asia Company - Our cleint is an international market expansion consultancy helping companies in Europe, America and Asia to 'go global'. - Established in 1990, now with eight offices in six countries and 75 employees. Role - To research and gather essential information about clients' markets, customers and competitors using the internet, email and phone communication - To work with the project leader to compile regular market reports, including market strategies, for our Japanese/Asian clients - To communicate and liaise with our Japanese clients in Japanese by email and telephone - To work with our sales and marketing teams to research and identify prospective clients and to develop effective communication strategies - To offer general support as it relates to our day-to-day sales, marketing and 'project deliver' activities, including researching trade shows and planning client visits Requirements - University degree in any subject - Good spoken and written Japanese with experience of working in or with Japan - Experience or strong interest in business, marketing, Japan/Asia and/or technology/IT - Right to live and work in the UK
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