Senior Research Analyst – CFO & Financial Officers

Location London
Duration Permanent
Reference Harky CFO

Executive Search, Senior Research Analyst – CFO & Financial Officers 

The Senior Research Analyst will serve as the research point person for the Financial Officer’s practice. You will manage a wide variety of research projects and contribute to solving challenging client assignments. As a core member of the research team, you will gain insight into global markets and industries whilst participating in international teams and enjoying exciting development and career opportunities.


The Company:

With more than 450 consultants in over 65 offices and 40 countries, this company serves public and private corporations, family-owned enterprises, and non-profit and government agencies to provide board advisory services, CEO and leadership succession planning, executive search and assessment, and leadership development.


Role Responsibilities:

  • Manages projects (assignments, pitch preparation, etc.) in partnership with the consultant, creating an effective project plan that ensures the team delivers on client expectations and timelines
  • Develops the search strategy with the consultant, fully understanding the needs and critical issues of the search and the client
  • Conducts market (industry, competitor, company etc.) intelligence to support internal knowledge management (e.g. people news, insights on clients etc) and client projects
  • Responsible for systematic candidate identification for client mandates (using internal and external databases); can connect the dots internally to make the process efficient
  • Drives list generation and talent maps for knowledge management activities.
  • Supporting the practice on managing relationships with key clients (e.g. key relationships with the client company, monitoring global assignments, company moves etc)
  • Leads the team on client documentation (role specifications, progress reports, profiles etc.)
  • Ensures data quality and data capture real time on projects (in collaboration with internal knowledge centres)


Your Profile:

  • Undergraduate or master’s degree
  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively – both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to work collaboratively and effectively with people at all levels in an organisation, in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience with project coordination with teams in an international environment
  • Interest in a wide variety of topics across industry, economy, and society
  • Ability to work independently with a can-do attitude


Please apply today or email for further details.








Carlin Hall is a specialist consultancy focused on supporting experienced executive search professionals and companies based in London and Internationally


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