Internship, Research Associate

Posted on Dec 12, 2018 by Delta Executive Search

City, London United Kingdom
Recruitment Consultancy
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time

Requirements:

  • Graduate from a leading university preferable but not essential
  • Able to work at 5 full time consecutive days per week
  • 1-2 years research experience preferable or intern experience at a financial institution/recruitment agency and/or pressurised environment
  • Sound understanding of research methodology, ideally with a consulting/market research, competitive intelligence, financial services or recruiting focus
  • Genuine interest in the financial markets preferred
  • Experience working in a strong team-orientated, global environment
  • Ability to network with senior executives in the financial services industry either via the phone or through face to face meetings
  • Experience in querying and utilising industry-related databases, websites and other research related materials
  • Ability to synthesise and analyse data from different, disparate sources and delivering actionable research products for the team
  • Proactive, team player, self-starter, strong organizational skills
  • Diligent, entrepreneurial, committed to achievements

Responsibilities:

  • Work alongside consultants in building up competitive intelligence around industries, companies and top executives, to provide support during the research phase of an executive search
  • Conduct macro-economic analysis of the core markets covered by the firm (Russia, CIS, CEE, Turkey, Greece, MENA, South Africa, Sub Saharan Africa, LATAM) as well as explore and research into new markets as requested by clients
  • Assist consultants in sourcing candidate ideas both through primary and online research, interviewing and telephone referencing
  • Compile macro and micro data on the financial services industry in order to build a solid analysis of the key players in each of the regions covered, their key strengths and weaknesses, direct competitors, financial stability
  • Participate in pre-pitch/origination researching and due diligence
  • Develop broad understanding of financial markets and specific product areas

Reference: 598329991

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