The Market Analyst uses market research techniques to establish rental levels for assisted units in accordance with HUD guidelines. Defines market research approach by identifying objectives; selecting research methodologies. Conducts marketing research by collecting information from primary and secondary sources; using qualitative and quantitative research methodologies; interviewing company personnel; involves feasibility studies, evaluation research, resident research, concept evaluation and zero measurements. Provides historical market research information by establishing and maintaining market research data storage and retrieval systems. Accesses MLS, contacts owners, leasing managers management company representatives. Recommends research techniques to business units by monitoring new developments in HUD requirements, attending educational workshops and reviewing professional publications. Conducts trend analyses by following the approved rental rates for various market segments. Bachelor's Degree is preferred; will look at candidates with 3 years' experience in a similar field.