Graduate Research Analyst – £25-27K

The Company
This specialist research consultancy specialises in helping companies within a variety of industries to understand and analyse market opportunities within the leisure and tourism industry.
The Role
The role of research analyst involves conducting a combination of primary and secondary research in order to understand existing and potential opportunities within the leisure and tourism industry. You could be working with governments to help analyse the opportunities for visitor attractions within their country, analysing demographics, tourism markets and bench-marking against similar world-wide attractions.
There is a strong opportunity to travel as this role develops, as well as opportunities to move into a more client facing role in time.
We are able to consider both fresh graduates and those with relevant commercial experience. The salary on offer for this position is £25-27K depending on experience. Furthermore, this role is open to those who can start ASAP and July 2022.
Key responsibilities could include:

Desk based research e.g. into demographics or populations
Analysis of different tourist markets
Visiting attractions e.g. theme parks and hotels
Global market analysis
Occasional telephone based research and face to face interviews
Conducting statistical analysis
Potentially some financial analysis
Benchmarking
Report writing

Requirements

A 2:1 level (or equivalent) or predicted in a subject with a strong research component e.g. economics, psychology, social research, business, finance etc.
-Degrees relating to tourism management will be considered if you have evidence of strong numeracy
Excellent writing ability
Excellent verbal communication skills
Logical mindset
Some experience with Excel would be an advantage
Any experience or internships within a research or consultative environment would be a bonus
An interest in the entertainment and leisure industries, as well as real-estate would be highly beneficial