Business Researcher - Munich, Germany

Business Information Researcher - Germany, Rest of Europe

Ref: 211Tuesday 23 November 2021

Competitive

Our client is currently hiring for a Business Researcher to join their Munich HQ. This is an exciting role with the opportunity to serve clients across a broad range of industries.

Responsibilities

  • Complete complex web searches to find information on companies and markets globally
  • Search through investor presentations, news clippings, and filings for relevant data
  • Investigate industry trends and macroeconomic indicators
  • Analyze / organize results into thoughtful, meaningful, and coherent output, mostly in Excel and Powerpoint - from a company profile via market overview to a full scale commercial due diligence

Requirements

  • A former researcher in a consulting or private equity or investment bank information/ research center or
  • A graduate with a Bachelor's or Master’s degree in finance, economics, or information science (all other majors welcome to apply)
  • Eager to learn from experienced researchers about efficient search strategies across a wide variety of industries
  • A resourceful, quick learner, willing to ask questions when assignments are unclear
  • Attentive to details
  • Familiar with subscription databases and government resources (perhaps through research projects completed during coursework) like Capital IQ, EBSCO, ThomsonOne, LexisNexis, Factiva, etc.
  • Able to think analytically, outside the box and keen to solve problems
  • A team player with good communication skills
  • Proficient in major MS applications (Word, Excel, PPT)
  • Business level English & German language

Unlike internal research centers this role serves external clients over the phone, email and some in person contact from time to time.