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(Join us and reach yours!)Job Description
Drive market share analysis working with Service Provider Networks analyst team and the Research Director. Market share coverage will include optical networks, data center interconnect, optical components and fixed access networks. This position will focus on researching telecom networking equipment manufacturers and service providers. You will work closely with deep subject-matter experts in all the technology domains mentioned previously to generate data which is of high strategic value to our clients.
Main Areas of Responsibility & Accountability
•Conduct primary and secondary research on products, services, vendors, and service providers
•Cultivate a deep understanding of telecom capex and service subscribers
•Develop relationships with product manufacturers and service providers in the telecom markets to facilitate primary research
•Work with wider Networks analyst team in the creation of market size, market forecasts, and market analysis in a variety of telecom and data networking markets
•Forge and maintain relationships with all players in the ecosystem, including equipment manufacturers, chip and component manufacturers, test and measurement providers, service providers, end-users, and investment analysts
•As you gain expertise and confidence, speak at conferences and present key data findings to customers
•Forge and maintain relationships with the trade and business press, providing useful data and opinion in publications, raising awareness of our services and brand
•Support enquiries from sales and customer service on client’s enquiries on our report
•Participate in custom consult work
•Act as liaison with production and editorial teamsQualifications
•Bachelor's degree in economics, statistics, engineering or industry-related fields required; graduate degree or MBA is a plus
•Demonstrable experience in the telecom or data networking market
•An understanding of telecom/data networking technologies, vendors, enterprises, service providers, products, services, and market and technology trends
•Expert analytic, logic, and quantitative skillsAdditional Information
Why Work at Informa?
Employee experience is very important to us at Informa. On top of joining a supportive, diverse and ambitious team that welcomes all types of candidates. We are also flexible with different working patterns and prioritize promotions internally. Our benefits include:
- Learning and development plan to assist with your career development
- 25 days annual leave, 4 days for volunteering and a day off for your birthday!
- Competitive Benefits
- Work with high quality specialist products
- Bright and friendly staff who are all “expert’s experts” and additional training and development for helping you achieve your career aspiration
- Share-Match options - become a shareholder
- Regular social events and networking opportunities
We know that sometimes the 'perfect candidate' doesn't exist, and that people can be put off applying for a job if they don't fit all the requirements. If you're excited about working for us and have most of the skills or experience we're looking for, please go ahead and apply. You could be just what we need! We believe strongly in the value of diversity and creating supportive, inclusive environments where our colleagues can succeed. As such, Informa is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, or religious creed, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital status, military or veteran status, citizenship, or other protected characteristics.