Research Assistant

Fixed Price: $300 - 1,500
Open:56 days left
We are looking for an analytical and commercially aware Research Assistant to support our Product Development team by researching and presenting comprehensive data on consumer trends, product analysis, patent information, supplier information and any other such information as directed in the research requirements. You will have excellent organisational skills and be a great team player, communicator, with the ability to work under pressure and self-motivate. You will play an integral role in supporting the overall growth of the company as we embark on new product opportunities, and focus on expanding our existing portfolio. If you have an enquiring mind and a numerate and analytical approach to research projects - then this is the role for you! If you’d like to join a company that has doubled in revenue and size each year for four years in a row, with a flat hierarchy, an idea meritocracy as their north star to make decisions and belongs to the top 10 Amazon seller companies in the world then let’s look at what we’ve achieved together a year from now. What you’ll do: -Assist Product Development team with a variety of data collection reports (abstracting Amazon data, researching trends, taking notes, etc.) -Understand market dynamics, identifying potential products after comprehensive market research, creation of wish list -Research new leads and find new key accounts/contacts specifically related to key product channels -Analysing past product sales to identify upgrading possibilities -Gathering, collating and analysing data. -Prepare reports as and when required on key findings. -Completing negative review analysis on current offerings and competitor offerings and ensure issues are reported relevant Product Manager -Maintains collaborative team relationships with peers and colleagues in order to effectively contribute to the working group's achievement of goals, and to help foster a positive work environment -Attends meetings and performs other ad-hoc duties as assigned The Process: once you submit your application and resume, you will receive the instructions regarding the next step - the assessment step. Requirements: -You have excellent verbal and written communication skills, are articulate and can make key points clearly and succinctly using a variety of communication methods (reports, presentations, workshops) -You are commercially aware with an entrepreneurial mindset and "can do" attitude -You have robust qualitative research skills using a range of methodologies suited to the research objectives -You have experience in a similar role within the consumer good industry (preferred) -You can design and manage research across all stages from planning and prep to analysis and reporting Benefits: -A supportive, diverse and global team with a brilliant culture. -A flexible (remote) working environment -Competitive compensation and benefits. -Annual company retreat. -Great opportunities to make the role your own and get involved with exciting projects.