Research Associate

About the company

COVID-19 has created a new social, political and economic world order – one that is increasingly driven by cultural narratives and online discourse. NWO’s bleeding-edge technology enables clients to surface the fears, motivations and demand drivers underlying various trends, providing them with unprecedented access to the why behind a narrative. NWO’s platform is already in use by Fortune 500 brands to empower strategic business decisions.

Job Description

Following an impressive seed-funding-round in 2021, we are scaling fast and searching for an Research Associate as we expand our business.

Responsibilities

  • Leveraging NWO.ai’s platform, you will write reports on market trends in the Consumer Health, Fashion/Beauty and Food and Beverage Industry

  • Develop and give presentations on market/innovation trends to customers, including senior executives

  • Produce original analysis for our external markets and inflection points newsletter on the latest exponential trends

  • Support PR and media requests with subject matter expertise

  • Stay up to date on the newest trends and become a thought leader in the consumer product space

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Masters

  • 3+ years of experience in consumer products, innovation or related equity research, consulting, or journalism experience

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Must be proficient at MS PowerPoint

  • Should have a good understanding of macroeconomic factors, international affairs, and trends in the consumer products space

  • Comfortable presenting and explaining analytical findings into actionable and understandable concepts in a clear, concise format to an executive audience

  • Able to thrive in a fast-paced and rapidly growing startup environment

  • Strong attention to detail, ability to multitask

  • Must work well in a collaborative team environment

Bonus

Experience in the Consumer Products Industry

Perks

  • Competitive compensation

  • Excellent health, dental and vision benefits

  • Supports working from home

  • Subsidized gym membership

  • Pet-friendly office