Research Analyst

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Acuris UK
  • 11 Sep 17

Remark is currently looking for a Research Analyst to join its team based in London.

Remark, the events and publications division of Acuris is looking for a Research Analyst to join its team based in Central London.

Your primary responsibility will be to prepare research for thought leadership reports and publications on a variety of topics related to corporate finance and business strategy for blue-chip clients including investment banks, professional services firms, law firms and corporates.

You will be expected to develop briefs and carry out research using surveys and Acuris’ proprietary M&A and capital markets data.

Currently, Remark publishes around 100 thought leadership reports globally per year.

Core duties include:

  • Preparing and analysing data using Excel
  • Preparing surveys on business and financial topics including M&A, corporate finance and strategy
  • Developing reports and features based on surveys and financial market data
  • Developing research ideas for new business pitches and proposals
  • Preparing briefs for clients, other editors and external journalists
  • Working with senior editors to ensure highest standards of copy
  • To keep up to date on market trends

Required skills and experience:

  • Experience in statistical analysis and research
  • Excellent Excel skills
  • Knowledge of survey techniques and methodologies an advantage
  • Knowledge of corporate finance, M&A and Private Equity an advantage
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Ability to work within tight deadlines and keen organisational skills
  • Ability to work across a number of disciplines and subjects
  • Ability to quickly assimilate information on new sectors/regions/market trends

About Acuris

Acuris powers business growth for financial and professional services firms worldwide. Through events and subscription-based digital services, we provide unique, high-value content that helps our customers to make the best decisions based on the strongest evidence.

Our sector specialists and expert analysts interpret data and intelligence to extract new insights that create business opportunities for our customers.

Founded in 2000, we’re a growing family of information brands united by common characteristics: sector expertise, analytical skill, proprietary data and solutions that are packaged for maximum value. You’ll find our 1,000 staff, including 500 specialist journalists and analysts, in 67 locations around the world.

If you are interested in this position, please apply here. Please ensure your CV and cover letter explaining your interest and suitability are attached.

Acuris is fully committed to a policy of non-discrimination and to promoting equality of opportunity in employment on grounds of merit, experience, skills and aptitude in order to maximise the full potential of both existing and prospective employees.