TRENDS RESEARCH & ADVISORY

Sunday, November 22, 2015, 4:31 pm
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Researcher

  • Abu Dhabi, UAE

Responsibilities

The tasks to be performed by the researcher will vary. Typical tasks performed on a daily basis include:

• Keeping up to date with current events, including press releases and reports
• Finding out about new sources which may be relevant to the employer, including press releases from particular interest groups and other organisations
• Researching past sources of information to see if they may still be relevant or applicable to current cases
• Performing detailed research on a wide range of subjects
• Keeping up to date with the media every day
• Working on case studies and individual projects
• Liaising with individuals in order to discuss research issues
• Researching public opinion through techniques including questionnaires, surveys, and interviews
• Writing detailed reports which focus upon the findings of research
• Dealing with general correspondence via e-mail

Skills

The following skills should be possessed by the researcher:

• A keen interest in subjects researched by the company
• The ability to multi-task
• The ability to prioritise one task ahead of another and delegate work to other employees if appropriate
• Good organisational skills
• Good time management skills
• Confidence with dealing with members of the public
• Good interpersonal skills
• Good communication skills
• The ability to work both as part of a team and on an individual basis
• Good research skills
• Ability to present information in a clear and concise manner
• An analytical mind
• The ability to remain flexible
• Problem-solving skills
• The ability to remain calm whilst under pressure
• Proficient in both Arabic and English is a must

Qualifications

The applicant must have a University level degree – Masters degree is desirable.

Experience

The applicant must have a minimum of 5 years experience in the same field.

To apply, send your CV with your cover letter to [email protected]