Posting ID : A1068527003
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : Writing Editing
ASSOCIATE OPERATIONS MANAGER (TMT-MEDIA) -- Purchase, NY
ABOUT THE COMPANY
OTR Global (OTR) is a premier independent and alternative research firm providing industry intelligence and information across twelve industry sectors. Our diverse team takes pride in consistently providing an exceptional product and level of service to an enviable client list of investment managers and hedge funds for over seventeen amazing years.
OTR's unique approach of engaging investigative journalism techniques uncovers information and intelligence not focused on by traditional Wall Street research firms. Our methodology is based on channel checks and in-depth source interviews, with ongoing relationships with over 12,000 qualified sources worldwide. OTR has dedicated coverage in more than 20 countries with expanding representation in the Americas, Europe, and Asia.
The Research Operations Manager is a full time position located in OTR's Purchase, NY office. This person will work closely with the Senior Editor, Media and other research leaders in OTR's Global Media team to provide support on Wall Street intelligence and facilitate operations support to the team, including business reporting, analytics and new idea generation. The ideal candidate will possess exceptional attention to detail, strong analytical and communications skills, and a passion for technology and new media trends. This person reports to Director of Research Operations, and will work with other Operations Managers to help implement and fine-tune best practices around research methodology, workflows, efficiencies, and more.
PROFESSIONAL AND PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES:
?Exceptional attention to detail. Analytical skills. Creative problem solving.
?The candidate must be a fast learner. Ability to multi-task is critical.
?Ability to meet deadlines and be flexible with schedule a must; due to working with teams in different world time zones.
?Must have strong excel skills. Power point skills a plus.
?Positive communication skills are a must. Must be comfortable working in a virtual company; many interactions will be with staff outside the Purchase office.
?Prior research or financial industry experiences a plus. Knowledgeable about financial industry and investment market basics.
?The ability to maintain a positive attitude, self-motivation and confidence.
?Embrace flexibility and constant change.
?Value hard work; display conscientious diligence in action and work.
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