Market research – sample job description

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Market research sample job description (Word document)

Job Requirements:

  • Responsible for regularly monitoring and searching market research databases, online web sites and government web sites for new business opportunities
  • Reports directly to Vice President of Business Development
  • Research specific agencies and companies, gathering market information and building organization charts with detailed research
  • Stay abreast of industry insights by reading relevant materials, market publications and liais with the Marketing Team
  • Administer pipeline metrics and provide regular reports
  • Support regular business development and capture meetings

Job Deliverables:

  • Pipeline reports
  • Competitive research
  • Research reports
  • Lead tracking system updates

Job Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a journalism, science or marketing discipline preferred
  • Three years market research or market research support experience at a government contractor
  • Familiarity with federal government procurement process
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel & PowerPoint
  • Strong web search skills

Out of Scope to Job:

  • Market surveys
  • Primary research

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