Market Research Assistant | Digital Publisher | £20K | Central London

Salary: £20,000 (per annum)
Location: London
Start date: ASAP
Sectors: Advertising & PR, Marketing, Media, Research & Analysis

This incredible client are market leaders in digital publishing, with fully-fledged solutions for the web, iOS and Android.

They have been delivering digital solutions for over ten years. In that time they have become experts in the different verticals in which they work across: Publishing, Retail, Corporate Communications, Education and Training.

They also provide businesses with a crisis communications platform to help keep employees safe and ensure your business is resilient whether you're facing a cyber-breach or terror attack.

This is a 3month paid internship offering up to £20K pro rata. There is a possibility of the role becoming permanent from month 4.

How you can expect to spend your day:

• Research the market and develop knowledge, understanding and market intelligence which should be passed onto sales consultants
• Research should have a broad base - global marketing and market analysis
• Writing supporting materials for the sales and marketing team
• Looking for articles that the sales team can share and help build a repository of facts and figures that the team can call upon.
• Attend networking events as and when required
• Depending on who the sales department are talking to within an organisation, the data will need to be relevant, for instance, a person working in HR will view research differently that of Finance Director - which means being able to write for different audiences.

The ideal intern's personality and qualifications:
• You need to be outgoing, confident, and to be able to attack a problem or a conversion from another point of view. An eye for detail is essential as is a passion for storytelling and writing.
• Qualifications: Research based - would suit history graduates or someone wanting a research role.
• Conduct yourself in a professional manner at all times
• Be highly persuasive
• Be organised and manage their time effectively
• Have excellent written and verbal communication skills (including emails)
• Develop an appropriate tone of voice for all verbal communication (particularly on the phone)
• Be able to articulate and demonstrate a clear understanding of the brand values - ethical, teamwork, ambitious, proactive, entrepreneurial, successful
• Be passionate, personable, precise and proactive in the search process
• Be proactive
• Be fast whilst accurate