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Research Principal

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    Nashville, United States
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Research Principal

Chartis Research is the leading provider of research and analysis on the global market for risk technology. It is part of Infopro Digital, which owns market-leading brands such as Risk and Waters Technology. Chartis’ goal is to support enterprises as they drive business performance through improved risk management, corporate governance and compliance, and to help clients make informed technology and business decisions by providing in-depth analysis and actionable advice on virtually all aspects of risk technology.

Given our focus on growing our US business, we are looking for a Research Principal to grow our Research business in the United States and Europe during an exciting, high-growth period. This is the chance to be part of a team providing invaluable thought leadership tailored to the needs of the risk tech marketplace – resulting in an unrivalled level of depth and insight upon which our clients have come to rely. This position is remote or can be located in our Nashville or NY offices.

Chartis Research (www.chartis-research.com) is a research firm, specialising in the risk technology (RiskTech) and financial technology (FinTech) sectors. We have an international client-base of Fortune 500 companies, and strategic relationships with a range of leading global and niche advisory firms. We produce more than twenty focused research reports every year on a range of critical industry themes (see our Research Agenda), and our custom research offering – covering a range of consulting and co-produced research projects – is growing rapidly.

Our reports cover all areas of Risk Technology – from detailed issues around regulatory compliance (IFRS 9, FRTB), and the state of the art in technology for key industry and functional areas of the market (Hedge Funds, Financial Crime) to key adjacent areas of emerging tech trends (Open Source, Cyber Risk Quantification) – and come in multiple formats, from short punchy spotlight reports to deep and detailed market reports, supported by a range of multimedia offerings, from videos and webcasts to social media posting and speaking engagements.

Key Responsibilities:

Define and conduct ongoing research and analysis of the risk and financial technology marketplace to provide insight and decision support for technology vendors, financial institutions, and consulting firms – particularly firms with a strong US and European presence

Provide in-depth expertise and actionable advice on the broad spectrum of risk, compliance and financial technology offerings in order to help clients make informed technology and business decisions

Keep informed on risk and compliance technology-related research by reading, and networking with clients, vendors and analysts, to evaluate and analyze this market

Actively develop the Chartis Research Practice and help socialize research thinking and new insights and positions. Specialization required in Energy

Provide sales support to the US-based team by speaking to and meeting with prospective and existing clients

Provide individualized consulting for clients, which involve presentations of Chartis Research and/or findings to individual companies.

Integral member of research team, reporting to Global Head of Research

Unique opportunity to join a growing business and be part of a team building out a substantial global research operation

Requirements

Minimum of 5-7 years’ experience working within the risk, analytics, market data technology field focused on oil and gas or in areas such as data management, market data, predictive maintenance, inventory management or asset management

Ideally the candidate has worked for an oil gas (upstream, midstream, downstream) or in a company providing software to these firms

Product management knowledge ideal

Working experience and knowledge market including the enabling IT solutions to help meet departmental/organizational objectives

Client-facing role with ownership and accountability for projects (incl. day-to-day customer interaction, presenting final reports & recommendations)

Must be highly process-driven with strong analytical capabilities, the ability to task switch, be happy with new challenges, and be able to share opinions and receive feedback from colleagues

Willing and able to push new ideas and opinions to peers, clients and the wider market.

Bachelor’s degree required; Masters preferred

All applicants must have a valid right to live and work in the US without sponsorship

Strong communicator with evidence of excellent verbal and written skills, with an ability to explain complex concepts both concisely and simply

Responsible for leveraging a team of research analysts to deliver unique, impactful, practitioner-focused insight

Highly collaborative professional with ability to work well both independently and with teams

Exceptional project manager with strong analytical capabilities and first-rate research skills

Strategic mind-set (strong business / commercial acumen) and lateral thinker

Benefits

As well as working with the most interesting, talented and fun people, we operate a culture where success is recognized, celebrated and rewarded. You will be supported throughout your career tailoring your development through management support, internal and external training courses, and on the job training.

In addition to a competitive salary and bonus we offer the following benefits:

20 Vacation Days

5 Sick Days

10 paid Public Holidays

Life Insurance

Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance

401k Plan Plus Match

Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

Short-term and Long-term Disability

TransitChek Commuter Tax-free Benefits

Discounted Gym Membership

Bonusly Employee Recognition

Employee Discount Schemes

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Additional Life Insurance

Flexible Working

Tuition Reimbursement

Infopro Digital also runs The Foundation which supports a number of charities. Staff can volunteer to contribute their skills and expertise to make a meaningful difference to the lives of others.

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