Business Researcher

Business Researcher

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Knowledge & Information Management

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Dependent on experience

  • Contact Name:

    Kathy Thistlethwaite

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  • Published:

    12 days ago

Business Researcher – Manchester - Permanent


This professional services firm based in Manchester are looking  for a senior researcher to join the Research Team.  The role will support all service lines with their secondary desk research requirements and there are opportunities to focus on specific sectors of the business such as Market Data or Deals Research.


As a specialist Researcher/Senior Researcher your job role will include:

  • Providing insight and intelligence rather than downloads of data

  • Being experienced in using PowerPoint, Word and Business Information Resources

  • Having good technical knowledge of using Refinitiv Eikon, Boardex, S&P Capital IQ, Factiva, and Mergermarket.

  • Having professional and commercial awareness

  • Working to tight deadlines

  • Being a confident communicator to liaise with stakeholders at all levels explaining research findings.

  • Having excellent organisational, administrative and time management skills.

  • Being confident to evaluate new research tools and formulating new research offerings

  • Demonstrating sharing knowledge across teams

  • Being a good report writer and having good presentation skills

  • Assisting with training staff on research skills

  • Having a forward thinking, original and confident approach

You will possess the ability to develop a good understanding of the work of the Research Solutions team and to appreciate clients' research needs.

Why you should apply
This is a great opportunity for a research professional, educated to degree level, who is  experienced in working in research in a commercial environment. You will be experienced in using a range of sources including specialist research databases to source information.

You must be keen to work in a corporate professional services firm, with the confidence to deal directly with users and have strong communication skills.  

If you would like to find out more about this job vacancy, then please call Kathy Thistlethwaite on 0207 378 5473 or email your details to kathy.thistlethwaite@tfpl.com