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In Country Contract Analyst Job Description


Kairos Consumers is a global consumer research and consulting company based in Chicago, IL. Currently, Kairos Consumers is recruiting qualified contract analysts in up to 35 countries worldwide. Kairos Consumers is working only on adhoc (rather than syndicated) projects therefore the positions are for a contract basis only. Kairos Consumers does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability and genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, or other non-merit factor. Preference is given to contract analysts that are located in the country where research is to take place. Reporting to one of our regional managers,  a contract analyst would be involved in various (or all) stages of the research process ,which might vary considerably from one project to another. Job responsibilities might include personal visits to stores, gathering information from secondary trade sources or from trade surveys, reviewing activity by demographics and/or psychographics (including online behavior), report writing and analysis. A contract analyst should be able to balance multiple tasks as well as think in both an analytical and creative manner.

Qualifications must include:

  • Fluent written and spoken English as well as fluency in the local national language
  • Availability to work 25 – 40 hours per week depending on the project
  • Research experience
  • Strong numeracy and analytical skills
  • Global expertise is a must; international work or living experience  isi deal
  • PC or laptop ownership and access to high speed Internet  (ideally at home) plus Skype account
  • Proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint
  • Ability to work from home
  • Strong work ethic: adherence to strict deadlines is necessaryÂ…deadlines can not be changed
  • Strong attention to detail

Other skills of value include:

  • Experience with web analytics
  • Quantitative or qualitative consumer research experience
  • Experience in marketing, strategy or advertising
  • Ability to think subjectively – in addition to objectively

The time commitments vary significantly from one project to another i.e. from one (1) day to over four (4) weeks. Contract analysts will be paid within 30 days of work completion, ideally via PayPal.

Note: For U.S.-based contract analysts, be aware that you  will have to complete a W8 or W9 form and may then receive a 1099 for IRS purposes at the end of the year.

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