Research Specialist - 飲料メーカー

Location: Tokyo
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: ¥7000000.00 - ¥10000000.00 (年収)
Specialization: Consumer Goods & Retail, Advertising,
Sub Specialization: Market Research,
Contact: Yu Takada
Reference: JO-2207-472439
Yu Takada

・Applicants must have permission to work in Japan
・Applicants must be able to speak fluent ~ native level Japanese (Equivalent to JLPT N1)

☑Foreign business ☑English language required ☑Japanese language required ☑Remote ☑Flex time

Research Specialist

[Company Description]

Data Analyst - Japan & South Korea

About the Role:
This role is responsible for collecting, interpreting and communicating Public Affairs, Communications, and Sustainability (PACS) insights and partnering with Operating Unit (OU) leads to convert them into actionable strategies, decisions and tactics. The ideal candidate will serve as a conduit between the PACS Services team and the OU, establishing a constant connection between both groups and forming a two-way communication channel that can be leveraged to achieve both OU and global business objectives. The role is critical to scaling PACS Services insights and tailoring them to help each OU reach its goals and influence stakeholders.


  • Define OU-specific PACS KPIs and outline the optimal means of tracking them over time
  • Help quantify the success of PACS communications campaigns and initiatives
  • Design and develop visualizations to support the needs of stakeholders and partners
  • Drive the design of our corporate reputation survey and ensure key attributes and data points are accounted for within the questionnaire
  • Leverage corporate reputation, sustainability and communications data to provide strategic feedback and recommendations to OU leadership
  • Design and oversee ad hoc research based on topical events, campaigns or issues, collaborating with Human Insights and Marketing Analytics teams as needed
  • Communicate OU-specific insights with other members of the PACS Services team
  • Provide regular updates to OU leadership on corporate reputation and performance
  • Clearly communicate OU needs and requirements to the global PACS Services Data and Analytics team


  • Semi-regular corporate reputation reporting, benchmarks and recommendations
  • Ongoing internal and external communications performance
  • KPI measurement for campaigns and events
  • Media penetration reporting based on insights gleaned from Factiva and other sources
  • Knowledge Center training for team members, partners and bottlers

Qualifications & Requirements

  • 3+ years of experience in Data or Analytics, Communications, Media, Public Affairs, Sustainability, Consumer Insights or Market Research
  • Able to conceptualize frameworks and research models for diverse marketing and consumer insights problems
  • Capable of tackling structured and unstructured problems while coordinating all phases of analysis from formulation to conclusions and recommendations
  • Comfortable with large amounts of data and qualitative insights
  • Clear and confident communicator and presenter
  • Proven track record of using data to create strategic recommendations and narratives
  • Experience working in networked, cross-functional and cross-geographical teams

Nice-To-Have Experience:

  • Knowledge of market research techniques
  • Understanding of the dynamics of the soft drink industry
  • Experience leveraging digital products and tools
  • Prior experience working in multiple markets

7-10 million JPY
(Experiences and skills will be considered)

Tokyo / Remote work

[Work Hours]
Flex time

Please click "apply" if you are interested in the job.
We will review your profile and contact you within five business days should we find that you satisfy the requirements of the hiring company.
Further details about the company and position will be notified at a later date.

Reference: JO-2207-472439
Seniority Level: Mid-Senior level
Job Function: Marketing, Research, Public Relations