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Research Consultant (Quant)  -  Financial Services Insights Consultancy

Job description

This independently owned global consultancy have been instrumental in the growth and transformational change of leading organisations across banking, financial planning, insurance, investment, mortgage broking, and superannuation.
Using primary quantitative research combined with business intelligence, campaign tracking, data mining, and predictive analytics, they are in a unique position to offer truly impactful insights.

The Role
As a Research Consultant you will dive into a mix of projects for high profile clients. You will work from briefing from delivery, the team being eager to get you client facing and presenting insights as soon as possible.
Projects require out of the box thinking alongside strong hands-on research and analysis skills. You will work on predominantly adhoc/customised pieces but will also be involved in the running of quarterly syndicated surveys which track market sentiment and trends amongst high-net-worth investors and financial advisors.
As well as your day-to-day research role you will have the opportunity to further develop your industry knowledge and reputation within the space by getting involved in industry events and contributing to white papers and thought leadership.

Why Join?
  • Become an expert in Financial Services market research!
  • Work closely with leading super funds, banks and wealth management funds across Australia
  • Research that matters. Small but established, this team are very well known in the FS space – when they speak, people listen!
  • A fascinating range of projects – the state of mind of different generations and their attitudes towards investments, the challenges of intergenerational wealth transfer, equality for high-net-worth female investors
  • An independent business with global reach and resource – the best of both worlds!
  • A lot of opportunities for growth. They are big on education, travel, training, and L&D and love helping people grow their own brand and reputation in the space
  • An entrepreneurial no-egos environment where all voices are heard
 Who are you?
  • A quantitative researcher with experience working across commercial projects from start to finish (including survey design, analysis, and reporting)
  • Agency/consulting experience (c1.5-3 years)
  • You love to hold your hand up and get stuck into new challenges
  • You love speaking to clients and finding out what makes them tick
  • Base level financial literacy – you don’t need to be an expert but must have an interest in the sector
  • Culture is key! You will be someone who wants to join a fun and supportive team who work hard and genuinely like each other!
This is a truly exciting opportunity for a quant researcher looking to become a true specialist and really take their skills and knowledge to new levels!

For more info/to have a confidential chat, please send you CV to Cat Biles – cbiles@resourcesgroup.com

About Resources Group
We are the Leading Global Talent Agency for Insights, Analytics & Data Strategy. Our consultants take the time to truly understand your career aims and are dedicated to providing tailored, impartial advice to find you the very best career move. We have access to an unrivalled and exclusive range of job opportunities with trailblazing agencies and blue-chips across Australia, NZ and APAC.
  
Resources Group’s Diversity and Equality Policy determines that we submit applicants to our clients on the basis of merit and ability, regardless of race, colour, age, disability, family responsibilities, gender, marital status, nationality, religious or political views or affiliations, sexual orientation or socio-economic background