Position Description :
Do you want to create research products that are widely used by executive leaders worldwide? ISG (Information Services Group) is a leader in subscription research, advisory and strategy consulting services.
Our research is focused on creating insights driven data on key market trends that help influence, generate leads and benchmark an organization’s market approaches.
The Lead Analyst will address cutting-edge issues facing today's senior-most executives at leading, global corporations.
Being part of this exciting team will provide you with opportunities to lead discussions with the global advisory team, and help organizations assess the outsourcing industry and the impact of digital transformation across geographies and verticals.
The candidate is expected to own service lines or technology topics such as cloud, analytics, blockchain and go deeper in developing expertise in that area.
The candidate is expected to work on creating research reports providing vendor comparison, service provider profiles, competitive landscape and market trends.
The analyst will also support ad hoc inquiries and research projects
Industry Specific skills
Strong research skills in the BFSI domain. Your key deliverable will include insights customized for themes such as -Emerging cloud adoption and its impact on the IT Op ModelAssess the various regulatory impactsAssess adoption of Cognitive and digital maturity across industryPlatform thinking and its implications
What you will do :
Conduct wide ranging secondary literature searches and synthesize information to elicit key insights.
Responsible for creating the research report end-to-end to run an entire research cycle from questionnaires to creating the end research report.
Tell the primary research data story through expert analysis, interpretation, and data visualization that convey key takeaways.
Managing and processing research requests and assisting consultants with industry specific problems
Working closely with case teams and providing analysis to drive insight into specific client issues
Conduct interviews with senior executives and closely collaborate with peers and senior stakeholders globally as part of your research initiatives.
Develop insights that are practical and actionable
Present research findings verbally and in writing to internal and external audiences.
Data analysis and charting
Ability and responsible meet the deadlines and deliver results with minimum supervision.
Excellent time management skills and the ability to juggle multiple projects with aggressive deadlines
Skills Required :
6 to 10 years of relevant work experience in Strategic Research, Management Consulting or KPO environments
The ability to extract meaningful information and formulate a point of view based on interviewing internal and external experts, analyzing available data and filling gaps with secondary research
Knowledge about outsourcing industry
Knowledge on quantitative research, familiarity with primary research technique and exposure to financial analysis is a must.
Ability to analyze quantitative and / or qualitative data to identify relevant findings.
Exceptional writing, communication and presentation skills.
Advanced Excel skills and power-point skills
Must be highly skilled in time management to facilitate involvement in multiple projects.
Must have excellent teamwork skills as well as be self-directed. Must have the ability to work independently and manage communications with senior executives.
The ability to work a flexible schedule, collaborating with both US and European regions. Might occasionally require long work hours.
Education level and experience :
Graduation / Engineering from good institutes with MBA from reputed institutes
Overall good academic track-record
This will be an IC role. The candidate will need to be an SME in the BFSI industry