Guidepoint’s Data Insights group works with proprietary data to generate actionable insights for the world’s leading institutional investors, consultants and corporations. The Data Insights team is passionate about creating new products through rigorous analysis of data to draw highly-relevant, accurate quantitative insights. As a Data Strategy Associate, you will be an integral member of the team and have a unique opportunity to be on the front lines of the Alternative Data revolution on Wall Street and in market research. Come and work with us for the opportunity to help build an industry-leading data business.
This is a unique position for an exception individual that will play a key role in helping the Data Insights group identify new data partnerships and research new product areas. The R&D Associate will be a key member of the team and help support the broadening of data-driven research offerings to institutional investors and corporations.
Intellectual curiosity is a requirement! Candidate must also be self-directed, highly driven with an entrepreneurial mindset - Must have a hunger for solving complex, difficult problems with a sense of urgency. The candidate should have a high level of comfort with and the ability to rapidly gain an in depth knowledge base across multiple industries. Interest in the equities markets and investing is a requirement.
Candidates should have at least one year of full-time work experience or strong internship experience. Strong backgrounds for this position will include experience in the following areas: venture capital, management or strategy consulting, financial analysis at an investment bank, analytical work with market research or market data firm
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.