Research Analyst


40-60k plus £30k bonus

Our Newbury based client is looking for an experienced M&A Research Analyst to join their successful Mergers & Acquisitions team.

The Research Analyst provides key project research to predominately sell-side clients.  They are also responsible for the creation of  valuation/insight reports in order to assist the Client Directors in the process of securing new clients.  They will play a key part in helping generate successful completions and resultant success fees.   Our client provides a bespoke premium service to carefully selected clients and as part of this team, the Research Analyst’s performance will reflect this in all interactions with clients and colleagues.

You will receive a competitive salary based on experience –

Between £40k-£60k with an uncapped bonus of £30k+ after successful 6 month probationary period

Key responsibilities:

Primary -

  • participate as a key part of the pitch team to help secure instructions on sell and occassionally buy side clients. 
  • conduct well thought through research, typically for sell side mandate, but occassionally buy side acquirers too.
  • compile valuation and insight reports
  • liaise with other project staff to ensure the smooth running of the client engagement.
  • provide weekly & monthly KPIs/statistics to the CEO.

Secondary –

  • detailed business/financial analysis
  • update CRM system with new contacts
  • where appropriate attend Masterclass workshops and other events and exhibitions

Key attributes:

  • highly experienced and successful Researcher, with ideally at least 3 years M&A experience.
  • well-organised and able to work to strict deadlines.
  • an eye for detail/accuracy.
  • articulate and effective communication
  • highly effective team player.
  • competent PC skills (e.g. Word, Powerpoint, Excel and Sage)
  • use initiative and able to work without much supervision
  • enthusiastic, positive and highly motivated.
  • numerate and able to interpet financial records/reporting.
  • Confident in client meetings, able to contribute meaningfully and  present their research and findings

If you are interested in joining this team as they experience massive growth, now is a great time to do that.

Please send us your CV in MSWord format and we will call you to arrange an interview with us.


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