Market Research Manager

AMK Microfinance Institution Plc. is one of the largest microfinance institutions in Cambodia. AMK serves a large number of over 400,000 customers with more than 1,900 staffs nationwide.

Job Title: Market Research Manager
Report to: Head of Research
Location: Head Office
Closing Date: September 10, 2015

Job Responsibilities:
► Contribute to development of the overall strategy and work-plan for market research in line with AMK's strategic plan
► Coordination and implementation of related market surveys and field visits included data collection, storage and cleaning
► Identify and determine the scope of marketing research needs, including secondary research and research design
► Analyze research and develop concise and thorough reports as well as summarizing key findings and making related recommendations
► Prepare plan for market research and cooperate with social research team as needed
► Develop and manage all aspect of the Market Intelligence project which responsible on:
  • Keep up to date the competitors' products, services, positioning and strategies and do SWOT analysis
  • Keep up to date the economic macro data to support management decision making and AMK client data
► Support other departments on market data and information for new product, strategy, and campaign development or modification. Initiate new proposal on market strategies to contribute the success of AMK
► Provide continuous on-the-job training for the internal research team
► Undertake research independently and make recommendations based on the analysis

Qualification and Experiences:
► Bachelor (or an equivalent university degree) in economics or business management.
► Strong conceptualization, analytical skills and capacity to contribute to future planning
► Two or more years of quantitative and qualitative research experience, preferably with microfinance research experiences
► Outstanding written and spoken communication skills, especially report writing in English and Khmer
► Honesty, positive attitude and ability to think creatively, as well as to relate well to other and to work independently without close supervision and strong computer skills (i.e. Microsoft Office, and statistical software)
► Knowledge and understanding of research design, quantitative analysis tools; and experience coordinate fieldwork
► Excellent interviewing skills and capacity to carry out research independently
► Willingness and capacity to carry out fieldwork involving significant travel to rural areas

AMK offers a competitive salary, performance incentive, Khmer New Year bonus, pension fund benefit, accident insurance, full medical cost reimbursement for employee, spouse, and dependent. Working conditions are complied with Cambodian labor law.

Interested candidates should apply by sending a CV and a cover letter to: AMK branch and sub-branch offices or Head Office, Building 285, Yothapol Khemarak Phoumin Blvd. (271), Sk. TomnubTuek, Kh. Chamkarmorn, Phnom Penh, Cambodia or E-mail: [email protected]

♦ A copy of obtained certificates or confirm letter by the University
♦ A copy of national identification, family book, and certificate of birth
♦ A copy of transcript is preferred.

For additional information, please contact at Tel: (023) 993 062 / (023) 224 763 or visiting website:
AMK is an equal opportunity employment. Qualified women and disabled people are encouraged to apply.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interview.