Market Analyst

Date Posted: 8 Feb 2024

Location: Canberra, ACT, AU | Perth, WA, AU | Adelaide, SA, AU | Sydney, NSW, AU | Melbourne, VIC, AU | Brisbane, QLD, AU

Company: CSIRO

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The Opportunity

  • Take your career to the next level within an incredible team!
  • Inform business decision-making through data driven insight
  • Lead market analysis projects working alongside science teams at CSIRO


As the Market Analyst you will play an important role in providing enterprise level market intelligence support to various groups across CSIRO.


You will play a vital role, providing high quality market, industry, customer and competitive analysis and insights; and drawing conclusions that will inform business decision-making in relation to the market landscape, as well as providing information to help align key research areas with industry.


This is a genuinely meaningful role which will support researchers’ decision-making processes about future commercial pathways for their research and technology.  


While demonstrating proficiency working autonomously, you will sit alongside great people and market analysts within the Business Engagement Solutions Team (BEST) which reports into the Strategic Delivery Business Unit, CSIRO Growth.


Your duties will include:

  • Leading market analysis projects by working alongside science teams to source, evaluate, synthesise and analyse a broad range of qualitative and quantitative data.

  • Forming insights, providing written business reports and analysis that can be included as input to decision-making about research & technology pathways.

  • Providing support to the Commercialisation team through market scoping.

  • Managing stakeholder engagement, presenting results to internal teams and workshops, facilitating market-related discussions.

  • Contributing to a team environment that values equity and diversity and enables the achievement of personal objectives, team and organisational KPIs, including adhering to the spirit and practice of CSIRO’s values, HSE policies and diversity initiatives.

  • Other duties and tasks that may arise as priorities for the team and for Growth.


The work is based around secondary desktop research and does not require the applicant to source primary data or undertake field trips to perform the role.


Location: CSIRO Sites in all AU Major Cities will be considered. A hybrid working environment is available.

Salary: AU $105,806 - $114,500 plus up to 15.4% superannuation

Tenure: Specified term until 20 December 2024

Reference: 95990


To be considered you will need:

  • Tertiary or PhD qualification\s in science, business & commerce and\or relevant experience in technology commercialisation.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in report writing, presentation and communication.

  • Demonstrated skills and understanding of data retrieval techniques and market analysis.

  • Interest in markets, business, science trends and innovation.

  • An MBA and previous experience with market analysis databases is desirable.

  • We are preferably looking for someone with a scientific background and broad interest across many science disciplines, combined with a high level of business & commercial acumen. 


For full details about this role please view the Position Description



Applications for this position are open to Australian/New Zealand Citizens and Australian Permanent Residents. Appointment to this role is subject to provision of a national police check.


Flexible Working Arrangements

We work flexibly at CSIRO, offering a range of options for how, when and where you work. 


Diversity and Inclusion

We are working hard to recruit people representing the diversity across our society, and ensure that all our people feel supported to do their best work and feel empowered to let their ideas flourish. 



At CSIRO Australia's national science agency, we solve the greatest challenges through innovative science and technology. We put the safety and wellbeing of our people above all else and earn trust everywhere because we only deal in facts. We collaborate widely and generously and deliver solutions with real impact. 

CSIRO is committed to values-based leadership to inspire performance and unlock the potential of our people.

Join us and start creating tomorrow today!


How to Apply

Please apply on-line and provide a cover letter and CV that best demonstrate your motivation and ability to meet the requirements of this role.


Applications Close

25 February 2024 11:00pm AEDT

11:00 PM

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