Research Executive

£22000-24000 per annum
12 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Lara Fisher Jones
Contract Type
Full Time
Challenging junior role for those interested in the investment and financial services area. The successful candidate will have a unique opportunity to gain a high level of access to senior industry players, and to take plenty of responsibility at the outset of their career and to contribute at all levels of the business.

Research Executive - Agency - Finance - £22,000-£24,000 pro rata - London


A consultancy business that draws on proprietary research and deep industry expertise to help some of biggest names in investment and financial services shape their business strategy, products and services, and marketing and communications strategies.


As Research Executive you will take responsibility for the design and analysis of qualitative and quantitative research with private and institutional investors and advisers in a range of subject areas, including investment products, services, online propositions and client satisfaction. More specifically this will include:-

- creating stimulus for research activities and assisting in the design of research projects

- reviewing and interpreting research findings and interview transcripts (including conducting interviews once satisfactory progress has been made in the role)

- providing detailed analysis reports for our clients including identifying and interpreting trends and making recommendations


You will need:-

- education to degree level, ideally in Finance/Economics or related disciplines

- work experience in the financial services industry, ideally investment related e.g. work placements/experience or significant internships in the following sectors: asset management, private client fund management, investment banking, private equity or similar

- excellent IT and Microsoft Office skills including Excel and PowerPoint

- excellent attention to detail

- an ability to interpret large amounts of data and to multi-task

Please get in touch if you would like to find out more about this Research Executive opportunity.

Research Executive - Agency - Finance - £22,000-£24,000 pro rata - London

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