Market Analysis Specialist

Do you want to be a part of a tech powerhouse that is on course to change the world? 


We are looking for a young market analysis specialist to join our team in Colombo. If you’ve got a knack for market research and writing, then this is for you!


Beta Launch is a product management, engineering, and design outfit based out of Melbourne and Colombo serving clients ranging from start-ups to enterprise firms globally, helping them build digital products that match the underserved needs of their respective markets.


Drawing on 50+ years of collective experience, we work closely with clients in Australia, Sri Lanka, the Netherlands, and beyond on diverse projects and products across industries ranging from culture and legal to IoT.

The Role

This role will allow you to carry out interesting research into markets ranging from travel and finance to digital customer experience in exploring trends, market segments, market/industry challenges, and opportunities.


Your main responsibility will be to conduct secondary research into these different markets, establish an understanding of the market data, and then write blogs, reports, proposals, etc., based on the insights from the research carried out. Your research and business writing inputs will contribute to our internal customer development and writing efforts as well as client projects.


In this position, you will work closely with in-house research, content, and marketing teams.


Understanding the fundamentals of market and business research including the different research methods, compiling the research, and analyzing it to produce insights will be critical in this role. Converting the research into a variety of writing including blogs and reports will be another aspect of your role.


Success in this role is dependent on being highly self-motivated and self-managed, always open to feedback and critique, and extremely collaborative in a multidisciplinary environment. Curiosity and the zest to remain abreast of market analysis and research best practices will also contribute heavily to your success.

You Will Be Expected To

Handle and oversee a range of responsibilities involving market analysis including those listed below.
  • Understand secondary market research methods and sources including white papers, market reports, articles, competitor research, etc.
  • Define research requirements together with research, content, and marketing teams for specific projects
  • Develop research outlines as a guide to smoothly handle specific customer development, internal writing, and client project requirements
  • Identify relevant online sources and collect market, business, and consumer data for specific requirements
  • Absorb and convert data/information from research to deliver reports, articles, and proposals
  • Reuse existing article, report, and proposal templates where relevant for research deliverables/outputs
  • Record and maintain all research data in a methodical manner to refer or reuse as needed
  • Communicate with and report findings/deliverables to content, research and marketing teams
  • Collaborate with internal design team when needed on deliverables such as articles and reports

Our Ideal Candidate Should Have

  • A minimum of 1 year of experience in market research, business analysis, market analysis, and business writing or similar
  • Experience conducting secondary research online across different industries/markets
  • Diploma-level qualification or higher in Business, Marketing or related area (CIM, Bachelor’s Degree, or other relevant qualification)
  • Great research skills including reading, compiling, analysis, writing, and reporting together with strong problem-solving, communication, and planning skills
  • Strong command of English in both its written and spoken forms
  • Strong reading ability and research capability using online data sources including market reports from research companies, white papers, etc
*Our ideal candidate should be below 30 years of age, and those residing close to Colombo 05 will reserve an advantage.


  • An attractive remuneration package with 6 monthly performance appraisals
  • Access to Beta Launch learning and development budget
  • International exposure and access to a network of mentors and industry leaders
  • A fun and collaborative work environment

If this sounds like you, please submit your CV using the form at the top of this page. Also, submit a cover letter telling us why you think you would be the best fit for this role, as a separate file.

*only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews. 

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