Trend Analyst


TrendWatching is embarking on an exciting multi-year journey to assist future-focused business professionals to identify and run with meaningful business opportunities. We're now looking for a passionate, purposed, ambitious Singapore-based Trend Analyst with a mission to grow our thought leadership in APAC. 

The perfect candidate will have previous experience in researching, analysing, writing and presenting about consumer trends and related innovations.

Our team works remotely across Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Berlin, Rio de Janeiro, Singapore, London and Barcelona, so being able to collaborate and support the team remotely is key.

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💼 Your responsibilities:

  • Conduct ongoing research and analysis on macro, industry and consumer trends and innovations across all APAC markets. 
  • Write and present about your research and analyses — from client trend reports to corporate events, webinars and conferences. 
  • Host innovation workshops and trend presentations (using TrendWatching's methodology) for our clients and audience across APAC.
  • Work with our APAC partners (from Thailand to China to India) to localize our content and training. 
  • Work with our Founder and our Chief Business Officer to build out our Singapore-based team and services.

🙋‍♀️ Your profile:

  • You have 3+ years experience 'in trends' in APAC.
  • You care deeply about sustainability, equality, well-being and transforming business into a force for good.
  • You perform best in a cosmopolitan, entrepreneurial and freelance-minded environment.
  • You are fluent in English, with skills in Chinese or other Asian languages a definite bonus.
  • You are comfortable working with a lean team and resources, in a flexible environment.
  • You are based in Singapore, and are a Singapore Citizen/PR.

🤔 What’s in it for you:

  • Contributing to a more purpose-driven economy.
  • Seeing your work have an impact on people across the globe.
  • The opportunity to be an integral part of a growing team.
  • Working with and learning from experienced professionals from truly all over the world.
  • A compelling story for your portfolio with endless learning opportunities.
  • A competitive remuneration.

📨 Apply:

Send us a brief letter outlining your career motivations, including a write-up of a consumer trend that you've recently observed in Asia, with three related innovations/case studies, and the overall meaningful opportunity it presents for brands. Only candidates who have completed these tasks will be considered — we want to get to know you!

Please email Riz Razak ( Selected applicants will be contacted for further steps. 

TrendWatching welcomes people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives and encourages all to apply.