Senior Research Analyst – global law firm Sheffield, Manchester, Newcastle or Glasgow

Business Information Researcher - North East - Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Ref: 225Tuesday 11 January 2022

Competitive

Senior Research Analyst – global law firm Sheffield, Manchester, Newcastle or Glasgow

Exciting opportunity to join a new business research team supporting the global offices of a top law firm.

This role will act as a deputy to the Research Manager and take a lead on strategic work and liaising with key stakeholders across the firm.

This role provides business research support to lawyers including:

  • Company Briefings
  • Sector and country research
  • Client and competitor tracking 
  • Market segmentation
  • Current awareness and horizon scanning

Responsibilities also include:

  • Engaging with key stakeholders to advise on research strategy
  • Evaluate new information resources
  • Act as a sector specialist and point of contact for the firm’s sector groups
  • Advise on the development of new products and services to meet changing user requirements
  • Promote the services of the business research team across the firm

Requirements

  • Experience in a similar research role in a legal or professional services environment 
  • A proactive mindset and a good problem solver
  • A team player who can communicate with people across all levels of the business
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Knowledge of Nexis, NewsDesk, Orbis and MergerMarket would be advantageous