02 Apr, 2020
CMI Analys for the Sub Saharan African (SSA) Market - Consumer Products A CMI Analyst for our SSA Consumer Products Team at Givaudan and to be based in our South Africa office - Your future position? Our senses step into gear from the moment we wake up in the morning until we turn in for the night. The consumer grooming and cleaning regimen intersects with personal care, home care, fabric care, oral care, and active beauty products, with fragrance at the core of every experience. Givaudan Consumer Products (CPs) are, more often than not, responsible for carrying you through the olfactive journey of your day. Givaudan’s CP teams are present in every region of the world. Years of experience have resulted in an innate knowledge of consumer preferences depending on the segment and geographical location. Our CP teams work together to create the success that Givaudan thrives on and brings together a variety of skill sets - creation and evaluation, consumer market research, marketing, sampling, sales, customer relations, and QC, and we have a selection of key competencies present in each region. We are currently expanding our Consumer Products Team for the SSA region and recruiting for a ‘CMI Analyst’, to be based in our South Africa office, to focus on consumer products segment. As a ‘CMI Analyst’ in Givaudan, you will be working for a company that touches billions of consumers more than a hundred times a day. Our passion for our customers and their brands brings a new dimension to our Business to Business industry. You will be working for the market leader that is at the forefront of innovation in an industry of emotions. We have a culture that works to inspire, challenge and capture the heart and soul of consumers and customers. Our customers in the SSA region have national, regional, and international profiles, which brings diversity and curiosity to our day to day job. Sounds interesting? It could well be your perfect opportunity for both personal and professional development if, like us, you always aim to exceed customer needs, deliver value and are skilled at fostering strong relationships. In this exciting role, you will be responsible for: Market research: Perform market research according to the regional or cross-regional projects developed by management. Project Management of basic and advanced market research projects in terms of: * Set-Up* Management of Data Analysis* Performing advanced data analysis Collaborate in research project design. Collaborate with management in planning new research projects and developing ways to gather and analyze data most appropriate for the relevant project. Collect secondary data regarding customer habits, purchasing history, previous, current and expected future needs. Collect market data regarding competition activity, recent market developments, and trends in the industry. Analyze gathered data through advanced statistical analysis as well as qualitative analysis tools. Prepare results summary in the form of reports or presentations. Translate complex findings into visually compelling presentations based on storytelling techniques Ensure CMI data is stored centrally and accessible for future reference. You? Are you someone who wants to grow and shape your own world? Who thrives being in a culture where you can express yourself in a creative team environment? Who wants to collaborate and learn together with teams who are as passionate as you are? Then come join us - and impact your world. Your professional profile includes: University Degree / Masters Degree (Statistics, Market Research, Marketing) At least 1+ years in market research (industry/customer side and/or market research agency): Relevant coursework and/or experience working in quantitative or qualitative research, consumer insights, consumer research, or in analysis/strategy Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal command of English Aptitude for statistics, understanding of descriptive and inferential statistics (proficient in Excel, SPSS, XL Stat, etc) Functional Skills: Market Research Skills Should have some market research experience in the domain of consumer goods. (ideal) In-depth understanding of the principles of qualitative and quantitative market research Project Management Developing expertise in planning, leading and communicating all functional steps in CMI projects Statistics and Analysis Use inferential statistics to interpret and explain/convey data (PowerPoint slide creation for proposals, analytic plans, client deliverables, etc.) Using statistical software to analyze data Market Knowledge Building knowledge of market dynamics and trends for specific country, segment, category, or geographic area as required Basic understanding of fragrances (olfactory families, main benchmarks etc.) At Givaudan, you contribute to delightful taste and scent experiences that touch people’s lives.You work within an inspiring teamwork culture – where you can thrive, collaborate and learn from other talented and passionate people across disciplines, regions and divisions.Join us and Impact Your World Diversity drives innovation and creates closer connections with our employees, customers and partners.Givaudan embraces diversity and is committed to building an inclusive environment where everyone impacts our world.
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