Research Analyst – Venture Education

2019, November 19
Research Analyst – Venture Education 19th November 2019

Research Analyst – Venture Education


About Venture Education


Venture Education is a Beijing-based consultancy that empowers UK education in China. We do this through research, projects and consultancy. Our team is a mixture of former teachers, university lecturers, education professionals, research analysts and project leaders from the UK and China. We are always open to new projects, we love to make ideas happen, and we care about what we do.


What we are looking for

We are looking for someone organised, hard-working, adaptive and creative who can work under considerable pressure. You will work closely with the founder of the organisation learning about every aspect of education consultancy in China. This may include minuting meetings with the government, undertaking challenging research, carrying out policy and market analysis, or producing documents on extremely tight deadlines.

Job responsibilities

  • Quickly obtain and synthesise existing data from multiple sources to effectively communicate key findings to internal and external stakeholders;
  • Perform quality and accurate research analysis that is able to connect the macro environment with organisation specific impact;
  • Consistently produce excellent quantitative and qualitative analytic work to tight deadlines
  • Carry out primary research in the form of surveys and interviews for both internal and external use
  • Summarise data and produce position papers, policy analysis, consultancy reports and proposals that contribute and drive contemporary debates in the Chinese education sector.
  • Collaborate with local, national and international entities


Position requirements

  • Excellent writing skills, with the ability to summarise complex ideas and present them in a concise, accessible way
  • Have strong attention to detail when writing, proof reading and copy editing a variety of documents (reports, proposals, infographics, etc.)
  • Ability to analyse data and information, identify trends and connections and present findings clearly and accurately through graphics and writing
  • Passion for reading and writing research, policy and reports
  • Ability to take the lead on research projects, effectively communicating with and managing other team members to ensure research, writing, translation and design is carried out efficiently and to an appropriate standard
  • Ability to consistently produce work at a high standard under tight deadlines
  • Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent) and two years work experience
  • Ability to create infographics
  • Ability to use data analytics software preferred
  • Strong Mandarin language ability preferred
  • Experience in the UK education sector preferred


Job Details

Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 6:00pm

Monthly salary: 8,000-13,000 RMB

Work Visa (Z-visa) provided

If you are interested in applying, please email your CV and cover letter setting out your motivations and suitability to



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