Wednesday, 7 October 2015

Chemicals & ICT Intern At Frost & Sullivan 2015

Frost & Sullivan, a research & global growth consulting firm, is looking for Chemicals & ICT Intern to join its Chemicals industry team.

Key Benefits:

  • 3-4 month unique internship providing training in industry research

  • Experience in being part of executing a client project

  • Performance based evaluation leading to possible enrolment in the talent pool for future employment

  • Networking with professionals: Degree-level Postgraduates, Masters and MBA graduates from an array of industries


Requirements

  • A good degree in a suitable discipline: IT, Economics, Finance, Chemical Engineering

  • 1 year experience in research is desired

  • Post graduate degree: Honours / Masters will be an advantage


Key responsibilities:

  • Utilise proven primary and secondary market research methods to produce high quality and timely research deliverables (including research papers, data, industry awards and bespoke consulting projects)

  • Continuously develop strong research and analytical skills, industry contacts and sector knowledge

  • Liaise closely with clients and Frost & Sullivan’s sales teams to develop new ideas for syndicated research products.

  • Contribute directly through their research and support activities to the achievement of the global business unit objectives

  • Through interaction with Frost & Sullivan’s global client base, identify and act upon opportunities for business development in Africa.

  • Work with PR and marketing teams (through tradeshows, newsletters, trade press, TV interviews, etc.), to ensure the required level of exposure for his / her business sector in Africa is achieved.

  • Deliver concise and professional presentations / briefs to senior level executives within his / her respective market.

  • Become recognised as an authority in his / her respective field within Africa.


Key Skills:

  • Strong client focus

  • Results oriented & proactive approach

  • Good knowledge / strong interest in the respective industry

  • Excellent English verbal and writing skills

  • Confident with ability to present at senior level

  • Innovative approach to research development

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Organised, strong work planner with focus on timely delivery.


How to apply:

Please email your updated CV and cover letter to hr.africa@frost.comIf you have not received a response after three weeks, please consider your application as unsuccessful.

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