Candidate is to complete research on common foot problems. This research will contribute to the marketing and sales of new products/services. Candidate will need to provide references and source documents from research and information should be in presentation format.
The candidate should have strong research and writing skills; is able to effectively organize a lot of information and is attentive to detail. Use of excel is key along with ability to convert data into charts/graphs for presentation purposes. A background in a health-related or physical therapy field and sales would be ideal.
Develop, organize and format information on the following:
a. Education available on these topics
b. Statistics on these issues by age
c. Shoe company list and their approaches to building healthy feet
d. Orthopedic doctors and podiatrist's recommendations preventing foot issues and good foot health
e. Other education or products available to the general public about managing these issues
Topics to include:
*Common foot problems for men and women, including:
plantar fasciitis, bunions, neuromas, flat feet, achilles tendonitis and ruptures
*Statistics on these issues based on age and geographical location (ie. India is bare foot culture)
*What people are using/doing to heal the above foot problems (ie. Injections, orthotics)
*Education currently available to help people take care of their feet themselves
*Where do people go to source help/a cure for their feet
*Categories of those getting foot problems (ie. Dancers)
*Shoe companies and their approach to building healthy feet.
*Shoe stores known for foot comfort and education (ie. Eneslow)
* Orthopedic doctors and podiatrists most known and what they are doing to help people understand how to take care of their feet and prevent the common foot problems.
*Current products and education on the market for the general public to help them understand and learn how to effectively take care of their own feet.
*Current professional training programs/certifications focusing in foot fitness
*Complaints about high heels and shoes
*Injuries and deformities caused from poor foot function (knee problems)
*Conferences focusing on the importance of foot function
Skills: Internet Research, Scientific Research, Research, Market Research, Medical Writing, Writing, Project Management, Microsoft Excel, Business Development - Sales