Market Insights Analyst, Consumer Bio-solutions, Middle East, Turkey

Do you want to rethink your impact, and are you passionate about generating insights that can drive decision making for the customer and drive new business areas? Then you might be our new Market Insights Analyst.

What if you could work for a cause, not just a company?
Novozymes is the global market leader in biological solutions. We help build better lives. Together with our customers, partners and the global community, we use our innovative thinking and passion for science to boost industries and make everyday products more sustainable for the good of the planet. As the world’s leading provider of industrial enzymes and microorganisms, our bio-innovation enables higher agricultural yields, low-temperature washing, energy-efficient production, renewable fuel and many, many other biological solutions that the world can benefit from today and in the future. We call it Rethink Tomorrow.

Join us as our new Market Insights Analyst for Consumer Bio-solutions, ME
For a new position in our Middle East team we seek a highly skilled market insight analysts who can work closely with the regional marketing team, our global market insight teams and 3rd party agencies to look for scoping, gathering, analyzing, and concluding on market, consumer and customer insights and trends for the household, baking and food & beverage packaged products. You will be an important sparring partner for insights generation and utilization with commercial and technical colleagues and join a team with lots of energy and drive.

Welcome to Consumer Bio-solutions
Consumer Biosolutions unites consumer-facing industries at the front of the value chain, covering Household Care, Baking, Dairy, Beverages, Protein and Food. The starting point is an improved understanding of our customers' needs. Then we offer biosolutions that fulfill those needs. Biosolutions combine existing products, new technology, digital solutions and a comprehensive service package. The goal is to create a customer pull for our biosolutions, while protecting what we have.

In this role you’ll make an impact by:
  • Transforming insights to support and guide local plans and activities (utilizing regional/local insights market/consumer/customer/competitor/trends/global studies, global subscriptions and tools etc.).
  • Providing regional input to global marketing and market insight teams to ensure knowledge is well anchored and used to inform decisions.
  • Carrying out regional/local customer and market research.
  • Actively participating and contributing to enterprise-wide insight community and capability program led by our global market insight team.
  • Working with the regional team to set up local panels for quick turnaround for specific customer opportunities.
  • Capturing future oriented consumer trends in regions and feeding it into the new product development pipeline.
  • Working with Communications to identify elements of consumer research which can be amplified by Communications to be a part of Novozymes value proposition.
To succeed you must:
  • Have minimum 5 years of experience in the customer insights/market research space working with consumer goods companies (either in-house or at an agency)
  • Have at least 3 years of exposure in 1 segment (household care, baking and/or food & beverage) relevant to Novozymes consumer bio-solutions business
  • Be analytical and structured in your approach to problem solving. Documented experience with both quantitative and qualitative consumer and market research methods is a must
  • Have experience from working on the ground in one of the major ME markets (e.g. Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Pakistan) preferably from working in markets outside your native markets
  • Have the ability to negotiate with agency partners for customized proposals relevant to Novozymes’ business model and the ability to navigate the internal organization structure & work with stakeholders across regions & cultures
  • Be fluent in English
  • Be a self-driven personality and have the ability to ideate and scope your own deliverables. You should also be a team player with high integrity and adherence to the Novozymes Touch the World values
This job will be located at our offices in Istanbul, Turkey.

Are you passionate about making a sustainable impact, and do you see yourself in this position? Then unlock your passion and apply today!

Application deadline: 30 November 2020.

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City: Istanbul
Country: Turkey
Job Area: Sales and Marketing