Market Research – Intern

Posted 8 months ago

Garment IO is planning to expand in multiple countries in the coming year. We need to research the target markets and establish connections with stakeholders there to start targeting them and planning for expansion in those countries.

Job Description

  1. Research target country markets for potential expansion of Garment IO
  2. Research laws, business regulations and company establishment guidelines in target countries
  3. Conduct stakeholder mapping and pool database of required stakeholders in target countries
  4. Analyse interest from target countries and identify most promising threads to follow
  5. Establish contact with some stakeholders to survey them and assess the overall expansion potential of target countries

Required skills

  • Excellent command of written and spoken Arabic & English
  • Excellent research and documentation skills
  • Strong organisation skills and attention to details
  • Strong familiarity with Google Drive tools (mainly Google Sheets)
  • Effective and organised online and face-to-face communication skills
  • Ability and persistence to work alone on large tasks
  • Strong time management capabilities
  • Dedication and commitment to deliverables

Preferred Skills

  • Good command of written and spoken French
  • Previous leadership or volunteer experience
  • Previous international experiences

The Garment IO Values

It is very important Garment IO team members believe and commit to practicing the following values:

  1. Continuous Improvement: We thrive to always improve. We put effort in understanding how we can get better then put the work to grow as a people and company every day.
  2. Ownership & Accountability: I own my task, my process and my responsibility. I transfer ownership with faith and belief in my team’s capacity to execute splendidly.
  3. Resilience: We welcome and celebrate adversity. It is part of our fabric. We help each other rise above it every time.
  4. Empathy: We practice understanding our stakeholders’ journeys to make sure we contribute positively to them.
  5. Value Creation: Our clients are our partners. We are genuinely interested in their long-term success. Everything we do is designed to create real sustainable value to our clients.

Learning points

  • Experience in a national-to-global setting and the research that it entails
  • Exposure to a booming startup in a fast-paced environment and interesting challenges
  • Collaboration with a dynamic, ambitious and disciplined team
  • Growth with compelling needs and requirements

Job Location

  • Remote (80%)
  • District 10, Sheikh Zayed (20% or less depending on meetings and needs)

Who we’re looking for

An ambitious, organized and self-disciplined individual with a powerful self-driven and autonomous attitude. Someone who has sincere dedication to accurate delivery and on-point process implementation. Someone who is not afraid to work alone, handle large responsibility and take initiative.

Job Features

Job CategoryExpansion
Reports ToCo-Founder & CTO
Minimum DegreeHigh School
Contract TypeInternship

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