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March 19, 2018
Date Posted February 28, 2018
Industry Trade Publications
Location St. Louis, Missouri
Specialty Health/Science
Job Status Full-time
Salary Negotiable
Website http://www.market-scope.com


Seeking Writer/Analyst for Market Research Firm in Healthcare

Who We Are:

Market Scope is a market research firm who focuses on healthcare; partnering with pharmaceutical companies, medical device makers, and physicians to better understand global market trends. Our products and services are used by ophthalmic manufacturers, investors, entrepreneurs, and venture capitalists to measure performance, make investment decisions, and allocate resources. Our data, analysis, and forecasts serve as starting points for many annual planning cycles, strategic plans, acquisition analyses, and return on investment decisions in the industry. We offer a casual work environment, company matching retirement plan, health insurance, and competitive salary.

Job Description:

The Writer/Analyst will be responsible for creating in-depth market reports on a given topic. This will include researching topics, reading and analyzing financial documents, medical databases, FDA filings, survey results, and analytical models, and creating a narrative that accurately reflects conditions in a global market. Reports also cover key market contributors, product/procedure market share, emerging technologies and expected adoption and extensive unit and revenue forecasting.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and update reports based on current trends and analytical data modeling to reflect market realities
  • Contribute to monthly newsletter on specific topics
  • Identify data trends provide analyze and report on market trends and projections
  • Provide support for recurring and ad hoc requests, which may include online survey development and reporting, market research and analytics
  • Work within deadlines to complete research and analysis and with team members to produce reports on an annual basis
  • Communicate with clients where appropriate for research purposes and support analysis


  • Bachelor’s Degree Required, MBA or Masters in related field preferred
  • 3-5 years’ experience in data analysis and technical writing
  • Concentration in Finance, Accounting, Statistics or other Business Concentration preferred
  • Expert skills in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Experience in analyzing and interpreting complex data and information from multiple sources
  • Healthcare experience preferred
  • Technical writing samples required

Skill Requirements

  • Must have strong oral and written communications skills
  • Must have ability to work on multiple projects at a time
  • Must have ability to work with and preserve confidential information
  • Must have strong interpersonal skills including the ability to maintain and initiate relationships with industry contacts at all levels
  • Have strong desire for continued learning and becoming an “expert” on a given topic
  • Organized, reliable self-starter with strong creative thinking, analytical, problem-solving, decision-making and interpersonal skills
  • Must have ability to work independently and collaboratively on long-term projects
  • Meticulous attention to detail, with an overall passion for continual improvement

If you are interested in the position, please send your resume to: tony@market-scope.com

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