Seasonal Research Analyst / No experience necessary

Witham, Essex
08 Nov 2016
06 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client was founded in 1995 to enable its clients to understand the business profiles of their invested companies, especially their ethics, governance and sustainability. Today, Manifest provides research and analysis on more than 4,000 companies worldwide.

To cope with our regular "peak season" workload in the spring, we look to employ a group of individuals. Prior experience of corporate governance is not essential as you will receive in-house research and analytical training. We are a friendly, sociable and intelligent team.

Who are you?
- No prior work experience is necessary - this job is unusual and so everyone has to be trained for it from scratch. What we look for is attitude and potential.

What we would like you to do:
- Research and analyse corporate documents and websites in two areas:
- Remuneration - suited to graduates with a numerate degree (economics, mathematics, accounting, finance, business, statistics etc).
- Governance - graduates with non-numerate degrees

- Undergraduate degree.
- Interest in business current affairs, responsible investment, ethics, corporate social responsibility.
- Additional foreign languages including German, Italian, French, Russian, Japanese & Hebrew advantageous but not essential. We have opportunities available in our UK, US, Rest of the world & European teams.
- Strong communication and writing skills.
- Quick learner; ability to assimilate new information with attention to detail.
- Organised and able to deal with strict deadlines and varied quantities of work.
- Able to work independently within a team.
- Strong client focus.

This internship is fully remunerated and will last for around six months starting in January. Some permanent positions may be offered at the end of the term subject to vacancies being available and to individuals' suitability.

You will need to provide proof of eligibility to work in the UK/EU. Manifest is a flexible and supportive equal opportunities employer.

To be considered for this role, please apply today!