This is an exciting opportunity to join the technology practice of the Strategy Research & Consulting division.
This role offers the opportunity to work directly with the strategy team of our client, a global technology behemoth, and assist them in understanding niche technology markets and keeping a track of key transactions and players’ activities
It will offer significant exposure to cutting edge technology segments, and help the client
navigate the challenging fast paced tech landscape as it looks to prepare itself for the future
Track technology markets and create weekly newsletters for the consumption of senior personnel in the client’s team. These will cover a range of technologies (e.g., autonomous vehicles, electric vehicles, mobility services, OTT services, big-tech, semiconductors, digital health etc.) and M&As over several key players and geographies
Track and create company profiles covering, operating segments, management, quarterly earnings, financial summary, crossholding structure, annotated stock charts, latest news/ key events, M&As etc.
Work on detailed market studies from time-to-time in areas, such as, white goods, wearables, digital gaming, OTT services, cloud services, and other technologies and services
Manage a small team of analysts – quality check team’s work, guide and mentor analysts
Work with seniors, as required, to expand the technology practice of the strategy research team
Organize and execute other assigned business projects
Qualifications/ Required Background
Master’s degree/ MBA in Business, Strategy, Finance, or Operations
5-6 years of experience in strategy research and analysis, preferably in the technology domain
At least 1-2 years of experience in managing a team, and 3-4 years of directly communicating with clients. Experience in managing client communications solo will be considered an added advantage
Experience in scoping and executing projects independently
Strong sectoral knowledge in one or more of these fields is preferred: Digital health, Biopharma, Med-tech, Automotive, OTT services, Semiconductors, Software & Services, Datacenters and infrastructure, Fintech and other technology fields
Must possess strong writing skills – the selected candidate would need to filter and extract relevant news items (for the sectors listed), and then draft crisp, concise and insightful news snippets for senior staffers at client organizations
Excellent at using MS PowerPoint; command over MS Excel to process varied data sets in spreadsheets (Pivots, charting etc.) is highly desirable
Prior experience in handling databases, e.g., Factset, CapIQ, Bloomberg etc. will be considered an advantage, although not mandatory
Analytical mind with excellent data collection and analysis skills. Adept at synthesizing information to generate insights
Strong communication skills
Strong ability to collaborate and work in a team...