Research Analyst

Diligent is looking for a research analyst.

Location: Budapest

Employee Status: Permanent Full-Time

The Company

Diligent is the pioneer in modern governance. We empower leaders to turn governance into a competitive advantage through unparalleled insight and highly secure, integrated SaaS applications, helping organizations thrive and endure in today’s complex, global landscape. The largest global network of corporate directors and executives, Diligent is relied on by more than 19,000 organizations and nearly 700,000 leaders in over 90 countries. With award-winning customer service, Diligent serves more than 50% of the Fortune 1000, 70% of the FTSE 100, and 65% of the ASX. Our passionate, smart, and creative group of more than 1,000 employees support customers around the globe.

Position Overview

The Research Analyst will conduct in-depth governance practice analysis and research across multiple industry sectors including analysis of financial statements, executive pay practices, corporate events and activities. This role will be responsible for providing our teams with relevant market assessment, industry, trends and factors which affect governance practice and decision making on corporate boards.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct in-depth governance practice analysis across sectors including financial statements, executive pay practices, corporate events and activities
  • Collect governance information from disclosures, as well as other sources and write relevant news alerts
  • Provide relevant market assessment, industry, trends and factors, which affect governance practices, corporate board and investors’ risk management, engagement, and decision-making process
  • Collaborate with the team on client requests and projects
  • Use key insights and data to write thought leadership articles
  • Performs additional duties as the need arises

Required Experience/Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Business and/or Economics or relevant field
  • Knowledge of global financial markets and an affinity for good corporate governance
  • Experience in corporate governance research
  • Strong data management and analytical skills with a passion for research, including the ability to discern detailed documents and analyse annual reports including financial statements
  • Strong writing and verbal skills including the ability to organize, interpret, and summarize large amounts of information into concise and simple text
  • Ability to work independently, under pressure, make decisions and handle a high workload volume at a rapid pace
  • Ability to identify and assess key drivers and trends for governance practices
  • Eager to learn and willing to go the extra mile
  • Excels in a team environment and is proactive, collaborative and collegial
  • Strong communication skills, flexible, driven and good interpersonal skills
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Job Type
Information Technology

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Jakab Cintia, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Budapest
Budapest, Szabadság tér 7, Bank Center

Telephone: +36 70 4895296

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