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Research Analyst

Job Description

  • India - Chennai
  • 10 Mar 2017

The Research/commodity analyst would be required to perform extensive research on the supply-demand-price of select commodities on a global basis and build several forecast models based on the collected information.

Industry / Domain:
Chemical, Pharma, Biotech, Packaging, Engineering & Construction, HR & Legal Services, Agro, Food & Beverages, Marketing Services, MRO ,Facilities Management, Telecom, IT Technology, Medical Devices, Cost Modeling, Metals & Mining, Energy, Industrial Durables.

Job Location:
Chennai / Bangalore, India

Job Objective:
The Research/commodity analyst would be required to perform extensive research on the supply-demand-price of select commodities on a global basis and build several forecast models based on the collected information.

Job Requirement:

  • Should have got experience or exposure in Market Research.
  • Should have decent knowledge on Procurement value chain.
  • If experienced, should have a holistic view on the respective Industry/ domain.
  • Should have a good understanding of Competitive Intelligence, Industry Analysis, Best practice Insights and Pricing & Cost Analysis.
  • Should be very good in PowerPoint presentation and Report generation.
  • Ability to effectively operate independently and in a team environment.
  • Should have good analytical skills, interest to take up challenges, willingness to learn and travel extra mile.


Academic Requirements:

  • Essential: MBA / PGDM with Marketing / Operations/HR/ Supply Chain / Finance/ International Business with minimum 60% throughout their academics.


Desirable Work Experience:

  • 1 to 4 years of work experience.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Identification of sources of information (secondary and primary sources )
  • Extraction of information/content extraction through the sources of information.
  • Thorough understanding of the commodity under research. (The production process and other generic technical details of the commodity)
  • Identification of various drivers of the commodity under research – cost/demand/price drivers.
  • Determination of the economic behavior of the supply/demand/price of the commodity.
  • Identification of experts for the commodity and key extraction of information.
  • Competitive analysis of major suppliers of the commodity.
  • Industry analysis.
  • Use of various strategic frameworks to determine competitive positioning.
  • Forecasts – Industry trends and more.
  • Impact determination - macroeconomic/logistics/supply chain/disruptions/legislation/taxes on the supply and prices of the commodity.
  • Providing input towards price forecasts - (quantitative information/factors to support the price forecast of the commodity)


About Beroe:

  • Beroe positioned at the forefront of procurement intelligence operations and customized market research.Beroe is unique in its 100% exclusive focus on procurement.
  • Beroe acts as an extension arm of any Procurement office, offering deep expertise and comprehensive resources within our Primary industries. This allows us to provide robust, Predictive, real time intelligence and insights.
  • With operations all over the world, Beroe is headquartered in the Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, U.S.A.
  • Founded in 2005, Beroe Inc. is jointly promoted by Vel Dhinagaravel, Robert Handfield and Dr. Mitch Javidi.

About Beroe

Beroe positioned at the forefront of procurement intelligence operations and customized market research. Beroe is unique in its 100% exclusive focus on procurement.

Our Primary industries of expertise are Healthcare, Consumer Products, Chemicals, Materials, Mining, Oil & Gas, Banking/ Insurance and Retail.

With operations all over the world, Beroe is headquartered in North Carolina, U.S.A.

For more details : www.beroeinc.com

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