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    Jayne Winch

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    5 months ago

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    Jayne Winch

A leading global consultancy has vacancies for contract/permanent information professionals within their Information Services team to be based in London, Amsterdam or Stockholm. Working as part of a large team the successful candidate will be an excellent team player who would like to progress their career and flourish in a fast-paced environment.

Key responsibilities include:

  • carrying out research using traditional and alternative electronic resources
  • providing filtered and well organised research results
  • building industry knowledge by attending practice area meetings, conferences and reading industry publications
  • participating in knowledge sharing initiatives
  • pro-actively seeking opportunities to broaden their skill set by participating in special projects
  • contributing to industry-specific product and service evaluations and resource development
  • delivering training to consulting staff 

In order to be considered for this role candidates should have:

  • three years’ + experience in a commercial or fast paced consulting, financial services or other business environment
  • knowledge of industry-specific data sources and understanding of industry dynamics
  • experience of core business information tools
  • experience of alternative data tools eg social media analysis/webscraping is preferred
  • training and presentation skills
  • flexible can-do attitude and a proactive approach
  • high standard of written and spoken communication skills
  • excellent attention to detail
  • a degree in Information Science/Information Management preferred
  • English and fluency in a second language would be advantageous