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Industry Analyst - Automotive and Transportation

Job Description

Frost & Sullivan Cape Town is looking for a bright and enthusiastic analyst to join its Automotive and Transportation team.

Key responsibilities

  • Utilise proven primary and secondary market research methods to produce high quality and timely research deliverables (including research papers, data, industry awards and bespoke consulting projects)
  • Continuously develop strong research and analytical skills, industry contacts and sector knowledge
  • Liaise closely with clients and Frost & Sullivan’s sales teams to develop new ideas for syndicated research products.
  • Contribute directly through their research and support activities to the achievement of the global business unit objectives
  • Through interaction with Frost & Sullivan’s global client base, identify and act upon opportunities for business development in Africa.
  • Work with PR and marketing teams (through tradeshows, newsletters, trade press, TV interviews, etc.), to ensure the required level of exposure for his / her business sector in Africa is achieved.
  • Deliver concise and professional presentations / briefs to senior level executives within his / her respective market.
  • Become recognised as an authority in his / her respective field within Africa.



Specialist Experience

Key Skills

  • Strong client focus
  • Results oriented & proactive approach
  • Good knowledge / strong interest in the Automotive and Transportation industry
  • Excellent English verbal and writing skills
  • Confident with ability to present at senior level
  • Innovative approach to research development
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Organised, strong work planner with focus on timely delivery.


  • A good degree in a suitable discipline (business/finance/economics/sector-related)
  • 3+ years experience in consultancy / market intelligence / marketing within the respective focus area
  • Post graduate degree: Masters / MBA will be an advantage


Please note that all information in this job description is accurate at the time of posting.  Please be aware that companies may change details and/or closing dates without notice.


Job Summary

Frost & Sullivan
Cape Town
  • South Africa
  • Consulting
Job Type
  • Full-time
  • Negotiable
22 February 2018
Applications Deadline
28 March 2018

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