Research & Intelligence Manager, Cyber Security/Finance Sector

Bristol Permanent £45,000 - £50,000
  • Opportunity to join a leading UK Research & Intelligence organisation
  • Opportunity to work with the foremost figures in Cyber Security Risk

About Our Client

Leading UK Research & Intelligence organisation

Job Description

Leading UK Research & Intelligence organisation require a Research Manager to work with the foremost figures in the Financial Risk / Cyber Security sector. You will work with Members to deliver key Research Programmes and will have the opportunity to influence and drive change at an industry level.

Focusing on Digital / Cyber Security Risk projects in the financial services industries, projects range from investigating and determining risk management best practice through to original thought leadership research. Ideally you will have a background in financial services, risk management, research and / or professional management consulting who is looking to further their career in a challenging and dynamic environment.

Key responsibilities:

  • Lead research projects
  • Write project and research proposals
  • Work in and be able to manage small teams to deliver projects
  • Effectively manage the work of and relationships with Member project steering and participant groups
  • Develop surveys and other ways of collecting information
  • Analyse survey results and other information collected from members
  • Present research findings and draft research reports
  • Communicate research findings to Members
  • Present findings and facilitate discussions at member events
  • Where required, to be involved in Member relationship management duties
  • Effectively manage relationships with the internal leadership team

Key result areas include:

  • Responsible for managing projects on time, to an agreed specification within an agreed staff utilisation rate and costs.
  • Effective Member interaction via working groups, roundtables, forums and other mediums.
  • May be responsible for line management of an analyst, including staff development.
  • Potentially responsible for relationship management of small and/or medium-sized Members.

Knowledge and experience:

  • Experience of working in financial services, professional management consulting and / or research for at least 5 years.
  • Experience in designing and delivering surveys (desirable)
  • Demonstrate success in the delivery of projects
  • Track record of intellectual curiosity and entrepreneurship
  • Interest in economics and finance (Digital / Cyber Security Risk highly desirable)
  • Demonstrable experience of data analysis and reporting
  • Capable to understand and summarise complex concepts
  • Experience of working in bank and financial services (Desirable)
  • Cyber Security Risk knowledge (Desirable)
  • Success in influencing senior management
  • Good IT skills, in particular Microsoft Office applications and web-based communication
  • Experience of operating in an international environment (desirable)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, particularly those acquired in working with remote customers and suppliers
  • Excellent written and spoken English including strong report writer who can articulate research concepts and outputs in accessible language for relevant audiences.
  • Ability to present findings through various mediums (webinars, conference calls, roundtables, etc.)
  • Ability to offer innovative ideas and solutions and develop new ways to analyse and visualise results.
  • Experienced in project management.

The Successful Applicant

  • Experience of working in financial services, professional management consulting and / or research for at least 5 years.
  • Experience in designing and delivering surveys (desirable)
  • Demonstrate success in the delivery of projects
  • Track record of intellectual curiosity and entrepreneurship
  • Interest in economics and finance (Digital / Cyber Security Risk highly desirable)
  • Demonstrable experience of data analysis and reporting
  • Capable to understand and summarise complex concepts
  • Experience of working in bank and financial services (Desirable)
  • Cyber Security Risk knowledge (Desirable)
  • Success in influencing senior management
  • Good IT skills, in particular Microsoft Office applications and web-based communication
  • Experience of operating in an international environment (desirable)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, particularly those acquired in working with remote customers and suppliers
  • Excellent written and spoken English including strong report writer who can articulate research concepts and outputs in accessible language for relevant audiences.
  • Ability to present findings through various mediums (webinars, conference calls, roundtables, etc.)
  • Ability to offer innovative ideas and solutions and develop new ways to analyse and visualise results.
  • Experienced in project management.

What's on Offer

Opportunity to join a leading UK Research & Intelligence organisation

Opportunity to work with the foremost figures in Cyber Security Risk

Contact
James Hobson
Quote job ref
JN-122020-1731436
Phone number
+44 117 906 5144

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Consultant name
James Hobson
Consultant phone
+44 117 906 5144
Job reference
JN-122020-1731436