IDC is the premier global provider of strategic market analysis, advisory services, and events for the telecommunications, information technology, and consumer technology markets. Its research is at the forefront of the digital transformations taking place across all organisations and involves analysing and predicting how new technologies (Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things, AR/VR, 3D printing…) will impact the future of business.
IDC helps IT professionals, business executives, and the investment community make fact-based decisions on technology purchases and business strategy. More than 1100 IDC analysts provide global, regional, and local expertise on technology and industry opportunities and trends in over 110 countries worldwide. For more than 50 years, IDC has provided strategic insights to help its clients achieve their key business objectives. IDC is a subsidiary of IDG, the world's leading technology media, research, and events company. You can learn more about IDC by visiting www.idc.com.
Rare opportunity for a senior technology researcher or strategic thinker to join an influential team of technology research analysts based in Auckland, working in the part of the business responsible for researching ICT spending by different industries. You will be passionate not just about technology but how it is disrupting the business world and how research and insights can help those grappling with technology-driven business change. You must be confident in researching industry trends, have a flair for writing persuasively and the ability to present and defend your findings to executive decision makers and influencers.
This role requires engagement with industry stakeholders and the ICT ecosystem across multiple strategic projects ranging from IT decision maker surveys, benchmarking studies, ICT spending forecasts and digital strategies. As a research manager/ analyst you will be comfortable, interviewing and engaging with vendors and senior technology users to analyse and develop independent views and insights on the NZ ICT market that add real business value to IDC's NZ clients.
The role reports to the Country Manager and is based in Central Auckland. Primary responsibilities of the role include:
Interested individuals that meet the following minimum requirements are encouraged to apply:
This is a great opportunity to build your profile as an independent thought-leader in the NZ ICT market during these fast moving times. If you are interested, please send your resumé together with a covering letter describing why you believe you are suitably qualified for the role.
Applications without a cover letter will not be considered.