Career Opportunity: Market Research Analyst, Belfast

Position: Market Research Analyst

Type: Full Time Permanent

Location: Belfast, UK

Salary: Competitive

An exciting new opportunity has arisen in Wavteq’s Lead Generation Department. We are looking for a Market Research Analyst to work alongside the UK Lead Generation Team in continually progressing with great results for our clients who are leading organizations in the public and private sector.

This role will assist and support the Lead Generation team; and also the role will have a particular focus on working solely on a project to which we track Foreign Direct Investment in UAE. 



Main Duties & Responsibilities 

The role will include the following:

  • Daily outreach via telephone and email to pre-listed investors following a script and process already in place.
  • Weekly status update reports for the client.
  • Weekly calls with the project manager.
  • Provide accurate and well curated information and knowledge, distributing effectively to appropriate audiences in a timely manner.
  • To ensure research requests are handled and processed in a timely and professional manner.
  • Develop a good understanding of the FDI sector.
  • Support in maintaining Wavteq’s online products.
  • Maintaining company databases and CRM tools.
  • Any other duties as required.

Personal Attributes & Experience


  • Third level degree or equivalent professional qualification in Business, Economics, Geography (other disciplines will be considered where candidates can demonstrate the core skills required).
  • Applicants currently studying in one of the fields listed above will also be considered. 

Knowledge, Skills & Experience

  • Ability to function as part of a global project team
  • Strong research and analytical skills
  • Up to date knowledge of and ability to locate key sources of information
  • Ability to process large volumes of data
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Displays initiative in taking greater responsibility without being asked
  • Demonstrated ability to problem solve
  • Experience of Excel and PowerPoint

Desirable Criteria

  • Experience working in inward investment and understanding of FDI processes highly desirable.
  • Experience of working in a similar research role
  • Experience working with international teams and knowledge of culture
  • Language Skills an advantage


  • Customer Focus
  • Commercial Awareness
  • Research and Analysis
  • Communication
  • Quality of work
  • Planning and Organisation
  • Flexibility

Apply Now

If you feel that you have what it takes to support Wavteq in delivering the best service, we would love to hear from you. Please send a CV and cover letter, including salary expectations to: on or before 23rd July, 2021.

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