Graduate Research Analyst

Reference Number: J10943
Salary: £20,000 - £26,000
Location: Marlow
Contract Type: Permanent




We are seeking highly intelligent, bright individuals who are above the norm in terms of acumen, focus and curiosity. Individuals who have proven research skills as well as great proficiency with regards to the use of IT,  systems and the internet. Plus efficient and organised in terms of managing their work and commercially astute. You will need to be a real “people” person and have outstanding interpersonal and communication skills, be highly articulate and personable and able to communicate at all levels.


  • Gain experience and achieve success within the Research phase of the search
  • Acquire an understanding of the overall management of a search
  • Demonstrate thorough understanding and use of maximising tools such as FileFinder & Linked In
  • Demonstrate thorough knowledge of the cycle of a search to include process and timescales
  • Build a track record of successful delivery of searches in a timely and efficient manner to expectation
  • Gain understanding and be able to articulate clearly the value proposition and positioning of the company client propositions and the key players
  • Be able to clearly understand and articulate the value proposition of the company
  • Demonstrate considered and accurate qualification of candidates against brief
  • Gain demonstrable understanding of a broad number of roles against which we recruit for our clients
  • Gain demonstrable understanding of cultural differences across the searches you are involved in
  • Become involved and gradually take accountability for developing “successful” CVs
  • Become adept at producing an accurate search target list with cognitive demonstration in support of your choices
  • Work towards advising others in research that are supporting you on your assignments
  • Demonstrate your ability to think outside the box to build shortlists and come up with your own ideas on how to find the right person for the search
  • Contribute to the overall success of the company as a team player and valued member
  • Demonstrate consistently your ability to motivate yourself, your team if relevant and colleague’s around you to achieve results
  • Demonstrate your resilience
  • Demonstrate your abilities to lead in a virtual team environment


  • Confident, bright character and attitude
  • Excellent communication skills on the telephone and face to face
  • Active mind, creative, proactive and resourceful
  • Practical common sense approach and excellent problem solving skills
  • Able to retain and apply knowledge effectively
  • Analytical and thorough organised and clear thinker
  • Able to work to deadlines and set clear expectations of results
  • Decision maker, persuasive and capability to influence
  • Values such as open, honest, integrity, trustworthy, reliable
  • Sense of perspective and realism
  • Career minded and team orientated

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