Senior Analyst, Mobile Devices Yankee Group Research, Inc.
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The people of Yankee Group are the global connectivity experts?the leading source of insight and counsel for builders, operators and drivers of connectivity solutions. For over 40 years, Yankee Group has conducted primary research that charts the pace of technology change and its effect on networks, consumers and enterprises. Headquartered in Boston, Yankee Group has a global presence, including operations in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Latin America and Asia-Pacific.
Yankee Group is looking for a Senior Analyst with excellent communication and market research skills to produce written deliverables, consulting and presentations for clients and industry groups. This Senior Analyst will have expertise in the area of mobile devices, including smartphones and operating systems, tablets and other connected wireless devices, wireless chipset technology, and device security.
The Senior Analyst will work with other analysts on the Yankee Group team to ensure seamless coverage of the interdependencies of operator services, applications and devices. This candidate will be responsible for helping drive Yankee Group?s research agenda in one of the above area. This candidate will help provide insight for Yankee Group clients into market trends and user preferences and perceptions.
The Senior Analyst is expected to:
Winning industry recognition as a thought leader in mobility
Delivering quality research and written reports and blogs in the analyst?s field of expertise
Producing quality consulting deliverables for Yankee Group vendor and service provider clients
Communicating research findings to clients and industry groups via thought-provoking and insightful presentations
Acting as an expert resource to the press for intelligence on industry trends
Responding to inquiries from Yankee Group clients
Developing, maintaining and managing models and forecasts, and monitor instruments for key technology categories
Driving business development opportunities by translating research and analysis into consulting and custom research opportunities
Contribute to other research areas as needed
Experience and Knowledge:
The ideal candidate will have over 6 years of experience working in market research, financial analysis or strategy consulting, or in a telecommunications vendor environment, with a focus on the telecommunication industry.
Specific requirements include:
Knowledge of the mobile and wireless market in particular around mobile devices
Writing Skills: Must possess excellent written communication skills. Candidate will be expected to present research findings, actionable recommendations and advice to clients via concise and compelling research reports and blog entries.
Presentation Skills: Must possess excellent verbal communication skills. Candidate will be expected to present research findings, actionable recommendations and advice to clients via executive presentations, consulting engagements and regular interactions with press and media.
Organization and Planning Skills: Must be able to plan and manage individual workload in a coordinated effort with team members to reach internal and external deliverable goals and timelines.
Research and Analytical Skills: Must be proficient at primary and secondary research, with experience in consulting. Must be proficient with Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint. Familiarity with SPSS and/or MarketSight is a plus.
Drive to excel and command thought leadership
High level of energy and enthusiasm for network technology
Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
Solid relationship management skills
Strong sense of professional accountability and integrity
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