Opportunity to establish a name in the in the Emerging Markets recruitment space, through having first hand access to an extensive network of exiting top tier clients.
Genuine support and ongoing mentorship from senior partners of the business and colleagues.
Fast paced and entrepreneurial business environment.
Professional offices in the City.
Excellent commission structure in addition to a competitive base salary.
Graduate from a leading university preferable but not essential
Able to work at least 2 full time consecutive days per week
1-2 years research experience preferable or intern experience at a financial institution/recruitment agency and/or pressurised environment
Sound understanding of research methodology, ideally with a consulting/market research, competitive intelligence, financial services or recruiting focus
Genuine interest in the financial markets preferred
Experience working in a strong team-orientated, global environment
Ability to network with senior executives in the financial services industry either via the phone or through face to face meetings
Experience in querying and utilising industry-related databases, websites and other research related materials
Ability to synthesise and analyse data from different, disparate sources and delivering actionable research products for the team
Proactive, team player, self-starter, strong organizational skills
Diligent, entrepreneurial, committed to achievements
Work alongside consultants in building up competitive intelligence around industries, companies and top executives, to provide support during the research phase of an executive search
Conduct macro-economic analysis of the core markets covered by the firm (Russia, CIS, CEE, Turkey, Greece, MENA, South Africa, Sub Saharan Africa, LATAM) as well as explore and research into new markets as requested by clients
Assist consultants in sourcing candidate ideas both through primary and online research, interviewing and telephone referencing
Compile macro and micro data on the financial services industry in order to build a solid analysis of the key players in each of the regions covered, their key strengths and weaknesses, direct competitors, financial stability
Participate in pre-pitch/origination researching and due diligence
Develop broad understanding of financial markets and specific product areas