Guidepoint

Research Analyst (London)

UK-London
2 years ago
ID
2015-1076
# of Openings
2
Category
Research

Overview

Where else can you begin your career with the opportunity to spend each day talking to some of the brightest professional minds – doctors, researchers, executives, technologists, inventors and more – and assisting them on some of the most influential business decisions of our time?

 

The Research Analyst is an exciting entry-level opportunity based in our London office where you will work with business and investment leaders throughout the world who are driving industry decisions. You will focus on making the right connections between our clients and business leaders, professionals and experts in varied industries.

 

Research Analysts work to complete high-level research and recruit experts for our broad spectrum of clients. This is an exciting opportunity for a fresh Grad or with up to 1-2 years of relevant work experience, who has a desire to learn and make a significant contribution to our business.

What You'll Do

  • Research, identify, and recruit appropriate industry experts for customised client requests
  • Qualify by screening and creating the biographies/profiles of prospective industry experts for client review
  • Arrange phone consultations and meetings between Network Advisors and clients
  • Build and maintain relationships with these industry experts in our network of advisors

What You Have

  • Bachelor’s Degree from accredited institution is required
  • Strong academic record and extra-curricular achievement
  • Intellectual curiosity and desire to learn
  • Outgoing personality with the ability and willingness to make cold calls, speak with people at all professional levels, including senior management
  • Demonstrable use of the Internet for research and alternative forms of sourcing
  • Intellectual curiosity and desire to learn
  • Ability to identify market trends
  • Ability to work within tight deadlines
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team atmosphere but also independently
  • Desire to learn about the business and to work in a fast-paced entrepreneurial environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • BILINGUAL APPLICANTS ARE DESIRABLE (current focus is on German, French, Spanish, Italian, Arabic, Russian or Nordic languages)

Please ensure that you outline how your experience meets the above criteria in your application form.

 

Due to the large amount of applications, only successful candidates will be contacted.

 

For further information please contact hr.uk@guidepoint.com.

 

ALL APPLICANTS MUST HAVE THE RIGHT TO WORK IN THE UK.

What We Have:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Free snacks and beverages
  • Excellent medical, dental, and vision coverage for you and your dependents
  • 401(k) match, life insurance, commuter benefits, corporate gym rates, paid time-off and parental leave plans
  • Friday happy hour and “Summer Fridays”
  • Year-round corporate athletic league
  • Casual work environment

About Guidepoint:

Guidepoint, a leading expert network firm, connects clients with vetted subject matter experts—Advisors—from their global professional network. Guidepoint clients leverage the insights and perspectives shared by Advisors to stay informed and make better business decisions. Its slate of services, including phone consultations, surveys, events and proprietary data insights products, help professionals gain comprehensive understanding of a topic before making strategic or investment decisions. Guidepoint's multinational client list includes 9 of the top 10 consulting firms and some of the largest hedge funds, private equity firms and Fortune-ranked public companies. For more information, visit www.guidepoint.com.

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