Director of Market Research

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • UBS AG
  • 22 Sep 17


Job Type
Full Time

Your role
Do you love thinking through complex research design, developing questionnaires and executing on a diverse range of market research studies? Are you detail orientated, have experience working with broad spectrum of methodologies and can apply these to answer research questions? Are you interested using your market research skills to support our research analysts in answering key questions that are important to our clients? We are looking for people like that to:

• interpret briefs from internal research analysts who cover a broad range of industries including and not limited to Technology, Communications, FMCG, CPG, Healthcare, Financial Services, and Industrial
• create robust survey designs, questionnaires and discussion guides that address pivotal questions and use your analytical skills (using SPSS and Excel) to transform data into actionable insights
• work closely with external vendors and suppliers to manage fieldwork and execute on the market research studies
• work closely with colleagues based across UBS's offices in Europe, Asia, and the Americas to leverage expertise, and be the go-to person for key stakeholders in the research department including senior management and product teams.

About us
Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in almost 900 offices and more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your team
You'll be based in Singapore and working in the Investment Banking Global Research Department, working closely with the firm's research analysts to help them get unique information on the industries they cover by conducting market research surveys. Your immediate team works together to leverage each other's experience and share best practices to ensure the effective development of an internal capability across UBS's offices in Europe, APAC, and the Americas. Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

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