Senior Analyst - Information Technology Services- Iim/xlri/mdi/fms

Posted on September 15, 2017
The BFSI IT team delivers in-depth research and insights on key trends in the banking, financial services, and insurance (BFSI) IT services markets. This is an exciting industry segment and the Senior Analyst will be expected to analyse cutting edge developments in Big Data, Fintech, Internet of Things, etc., as well as provide commentary on more mature service segments. The Senior Analyst is expected to contribute to the BFSI IT research program by delivering high quality, original research reports. This will require the candidate to maintain an ongoing dialog with senior industry executives on key issues, as well as help answer their queries. The candidate will also be required to deliver custom research engagements on broader IT services themes that help our clients grow and compete better Key responsibilities - Identify areas of research based on industry and client needs - Problem solve and structure work to manage deliverables and timelines - Contribute significantly to the published research agenda of the BFSI IT practice - Lead medium sized custom research engagements - Actively develop domain expertise, leveraging subject matter experts, and external sources - Support business development efforts through proposal writing and other initiatives - Participate proactively in external market communication by responding to analyst enquiries, conducting executive conversations, and maintaining/growing long-term client relationships Skills & activities - Strong problem solving skills and analytical capability, and high levels of intellectual curiosity - Strong oral and written communication skills with attention to detail - Project management skills: self-motivated, ability to multi-task, work under pressure and successfully manage deadlines - Ability to interact and effectively work with others in a team environment. Long term desire to contribute to business growth and build a career as a business leader - Desire to be in a non-hierarchical, entrepreneurial environment; comfort with ambiguity - Proficient in Microsoft office (PowerPoint, Word, Excel and Outlook) Education & experience MBA required (Tier-1 B-School) 2 to 4 years post-MBA work experience in technology/advisory/ research/ outsourcing strategy environment. Keen interest in technology and technology industry is strongly preferred History of excellence in academics, personal and vocational achievements Experience in the Financial Services technology a plus Reporting relationships - Reports to: Practice Director Please refer to the Job description above