What does a Market Research Analyst do?
A market research analyst is alert to the conditions in the business market and recognizes the potential sales of a product or a service by studying what the public want and helping companies decide what products to sell, whom to sell to, and at what cost.
How to Become a Market Research Analyst
A market research analyst should have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree (preferably a master’s degree) as well with strong math and analytical skills. Many have degrees in marketing or business.
Job Description of a Market Research Analyst
An analyst must be aggressive following trade trends in the current market and provide companies with proposals and information of the products, services, and promotions to assist management in their marketing decisions.
Communication skills, computer skills, decision making and solving problems are some of the many abilities one should have to be the most effective market analyst.