Research & Intelligence Manager, Finance Sector Risk Management

Bristol Permanent £45,000 - £50,000
  • Opportunity to join a leading UK Research & Intelligence organisation
  • Opportunity to work with the foremost figures in Operational and Financial 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 Operational and Financial Risk industries. 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 Operational Risk Measurement and Management projects to 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 (Financial Risk / Operational 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
  • Operational 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 (Financial Risk / Operational 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
  • Operational 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 Operational and Financial Risk

Contact
James Hobson
Quote job ref
JN-122020-1731434
Phone number
+44 117 906 5144

Job summary

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Consultant name
James Hobson
Consultant phone
+44 117 906 5144
Job reference
JN-122020-1731434