Senior Research Analyst - Bersin by Deloitte

Bersin by Deloitte’s world-class research team drives the thought leadership provided to Global 2000 organizations every day. The team is fast-paced and thrives on learning and innovation to apply data analytics with compelling business writing and advice. We’re looking for collaborative, analytical, enthusiastic and self-driven thought leaders who can learn our business, help us grow, and take advantage of opportunities to develop in the organization.

Work you’ll do

Senior Research Analysts are primary drivers in our research efforts. You will manage research projects and support research efforts across all the talent domains we cover. As a Senior Research Analyst, you will:

  • Collaborate with research team members on qualitative and quantitative research, data analysis and writing to support the development of research reports, case studies, and blogs.
  • Contribute to the development of new ideas, models and frameworks that drive our competitive advantage.
  • Gain in-depth knowledge about our members by supporting our public facing researchers with client interviews, webinars, and client meetings.
  • Assist in our thought leadership through industry forums and via social media and blogs.
  • Participate in the development of research-based tools for members and to support consulting solutions.
  • Team with our Member Advisors to help our members apply our research-based insights. Respond to complex member requests with senior-level practitioners and answer strategic research-based questions.
  • Be an active contributor and collaborator in department activities, including sharing leading practices and personal experience.
  • Promote a personal and organizational brand that sets our research apart from our competitors.

The Team

A part of Deloitte Consulting LLP, our Bersin by Deloitte team is an innovative, leading provider of HR, talent, and learning research. We paint the big picture for our clients and help them drive exceptional business performance through research-based people strategies. We value collaboration and collective insight as we help leaders and organizations reshape the workplace, the workforce and work itself. Read more about the Bersin by Deloitte team.

How you’ll grow

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  • Master’s degree in human resources, business, or related discipline
  • Demonstrated experience performing quantitative and qualitative analysis which required developing new insights and translating those into longer-form written work
  • Excellent analytical writing skills, with the ability to produce a high volume of accurate, logical, concise, and insightful writing ready for publishing
  • Experience with quantitative survey tools and the ability to lead survey design and execution
  • Demonstrated desire and drive to be a recognized thought leader within the larger HR industry and community
  • Proven strategic thinking and business skills, with ability to understand key drivers that contribute to business success
  • Demonstrated skills in project execution, with ability to consistently produce quality results
  • Proficiency in creating interview questions to develop insights and key findings
  • Up to 20% travel required


  • Ph.D. in human resources, business or related discipline
  • Experience working in human resources, talent management, learning & development; or related industry/vendor research or consultancy
  • Experience working with vendors in talent, learning, and HR marketplaces, including technology providers, content providers, consultants, and outsourcing companies
  • Experience working in a virtual, collaborative environment and providing and accepting continuous feedback and support

Requisition code: E17NATCSRCJL214-HC

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