Lead Analyst, EDD

Job Description

Role Purpose

  • A Lead Research Analyst is responsible to utilize existing experience and strong research fundamentals to produce good quality reports and supporting the research team

  • To retain the same responsibilities as an analyst and strengthen the skill sets
  • To proactively seek new or alternative sources for research purpose
  • Able to provide solution on issues faced during research
  • Ability to handle high complexity and urgent cases involving extensive research scope and/or specific client requirements with not less than 90% in overall quality score in report.
  • Assists in training, guiding or even mentoring new hires in research work
  • To provide support to knowledge building and knowledge sharing
  • Performs proactively by suggesting or implementing ideas that would maximize work efficiency
  • Ability to handle client queries and operational issues independently.

Scope and Impact
  • Accountable for producing enhanced due diligence report of excellent quality that meets client's requirement and deadline, as well as constantly engaged in process improvement and maximizing knowledge sharing

Technical / Professional Skills & Competencies
  • Strong research fundamentals and knowledge
  • Strong English comprehension and writing skills
  • Applying critical thinking to analyze issues
  • Paying attention to detail and delivering results on time
  • Processing qualitative data and solving problems
  • Efficient management in time and multiple tasks
  • Effective communication skills
  • Experience of working in Microsoft applications at intermediate to advanced level
  • Able to work effectively independently as well as in a team environment

Relationships: Internal / External
  • Works closely with report/case stakeholders such as research supervisor, supporting team members, external vendor as well as case managers, to ensure the completion of the report that meets the client's requirements
  • Works with immediate team members as well as with other team members across the EDD organization (from various offices)

Certifications / Education

Bachelor's degree or equivalent qualification in Finance/Accountancy/Banking, Linguistics/Languages, Business Studies/Administration/Management, Commerce, Journalism or equivalent

Professional Experience

At least 1.5 to 2 years of working experience in a related field.

Behavioral Competencies
  • Research capability
  • Understanding client requirements effectively
  • Positive attitude
  • Effective communication
  • Adaptable to constant requirement changes
  • Driving results and delivering positive performance
  • Thinks and acts strategically

Key Performance Indicators
  • Productivity: Achieve the individual productivity target
  • Quality: Zero rejection rate from Case Manager
  • Timeliness: On-time submission of reports
  • Leadership: Ability to provide assistance to Research Supervisor

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