Vacancy Details


Head of Research – Professional Services – Central London

We are working with one of the world's leading privately owned global professional services firms to find a Head of Research for its successful, well-established team.

TFPL Recruitment
London
Permanent
Date Posted 12/09/17
Reference: NC/24963

About the company

We are working with one of the world's leading privately owned global professional services firms to find a Head of Research for its successful, well-established team.

Due to continued growth, this is a newly created position within a strong global brand, a firm who is consistently ranked in the top 3 of their field globally. They work with some of the world's largest and well known organisations.


What you'll be doing

As Head of Research you will provide strategic direction together with the day to day people management of a team of c.35 Researchers.

Key areas of responsibility include:

Firm strategy and global coordination - setting the overall strategic objectives for research, being an active part of the global research community, taking a lead on championing new ways of working for greater client impact and efficiency
Team management - taking a lead role in research capacity planning decisions, ensuring the research team are supported, mentored and trained to operate at the highest level, overseeing the retention and development of the team
Budget management - understanding the overall cost structure and budget for research


Why you’ll be hired

Ideally your background will be gained at a professional services firm (law firm, Big 4 accountancy practice, management consultancy or executive search firm) and you will have significant experience of managing a large team of Researchers successfully, ideally including remote management.

You will have a strong personal presence and the gravitas necessary to manage a well-established team, excellent collaboration and influencing skills and with a successful track record of developing others in their careers.


Why you should apply

On offer is the opportunity to join a forward-thinking, collegiate environment where you will be able to develop a long-term career based on ability. The firm prides itself on being a warm, welcoming, team environment and a trusting culture. Excellent base and bonus on offer.

If you would like to have a confidential chat to find out more about this opportunity please call Neil Currams on 020 7378 5473 or email your cv through to neil.currams@tfpl.com


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