Senior researcher Needed at Sagaci Research

Sagaci Research provides high-quality market research and market intelligence to businesses interested in African countries. Sagaci Research reports, databases and field research (quantitative/qualitative) provide an up-to-date in-depth understanding of the key sectors in the region (consumer goods, retail, telecommunications, financial services, construction / real-estate,…). Sagaci Research, founded in 2012 by former employees from The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), has offices in Abidjan, Accra, Algiers, Barcelona, Cairo, Dar-es-Salaam, Hong Kong, Lagos, Nairobi, N'Djamena, Maputo, Paris and is operating in 20+ countries across the African continent.

Job Title
Senior researcher

Job Description
A Senior Researcher within Sagaci Research is responsible for one or several research projects.

  • Performing desk research and gathering information through various sources and methodologies,

  • Analyzing gathered information or data and extracting insights,

  • Drafting summary slides, synthesizing learning in clear documents,

  • Conducting in-depth interviews, generating insights from discussions,

  • Building knowledge of regional economies and network of contacts across industries,

  • Developing understanding of data sources on regional economies and industrial sectors,

The position is based in Ikeja, Lagos and may require trips to other African countries

  • A minimum experience of 2 years in research, consulting, equity research…

  • An energetic spirit able to work in a fast-pace environment,

  • A good and up-to-date local and regional knowledge and network of contacts across industries,

  • A solid knowledge of online research tools,

  • A good experience in knowledge synthesis and clear output generation,
  • A rigorous mind with extreme attention to details,

  • An ability to deal with new situations/difficulties, to come up with creative ideas,… 

  • A desire to work in an highly international environment,

  • Fluency in English is mandatory, French would be a plus,

Job Location

Application closing Date
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How to apply
Interested candidates should
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Note: Only short-listed candidates will be contacted