Data Researcher – French or German Speaker – Cardiff

Pageant Media
£21,000 + 10% Bonus
Full time
Pageant Media
01 February 2021


The successful candidate will be responsible for collecting and maintaining accurate data through research into the investment profiles and strategies of institutional investors, analysis of annual reports and other company documents.

The ideal candidate will possess strong attention to detail in addition to excellent analytic skills and be organised, ambitious and keen to learn new skills. This is an exciting opportunity for a bright and enthusiastic individual who wishes to work within a professional business environment.


The Job

Using a variety of online and public sources using monitoring tools to identify relevant sources of information
Analysing reports and filings to identify key pieces of data.
Normalising data researched and entering it into the database
Identifying new sources of data
Be responsible for the acquisition of data and the development of this in line with business requirements and priorities. You will be gathering information on individual contacts and companies based on our strategic requirements/project briefs and undertaking online research using internet-based research tools
Manage the process of quality checking, reporting and improvement ensuring the quality and performance of data
Identifying and contacting key individuals via telephone call or email to obtain critical and proprietary information.
Take ownership of a global universe of investors and ensure all details are accurate and up-to-date.
Understand and effectively communicate Pageant’s value proposition and maintain relationships with senior professionals through the exchange of data.
The Person

Previously worked with web-based research and related tools
Excellent research abilities, diligent, with a keen eye for detail
Possess excellent analytic skills with the ability to interpret large datasets and be self-motivated
Have first class communication skills and be a methodical problem solver
Able to build relationships
Ability to effectively communicate with high level executives via phone and email
Proactive approach to dealing with issues
Strong team player as well as ability to work independently
Understand how to prioritise, organise and show initiative when dealing with several tasks and workloads simultaneously
Work experience in the financial services industry, in a research-led environment a plus
Willing to learn new skills in a fast-paced environment
The ability to speak Dutch, German or French is essential


How to Apply

Please send your CV and covering letter to  Gavin ,