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Data Researcher - Equity Fundamentals - Scandinavian Languages

Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Salary: Up to £12.77 per hour
Start Date: asap
Duration: 3-6 months
REF: 8877442589_1601314072
Contact Name: Zivile Asanaviciute
Contact Email:
Job Published: 24 days ago

Job Description

Data Researcher - Equity Fundamentals - Scandinavian Languages

Our client, a global leader in the finance industry, is seeking a highly motivated individual with a background in finance to join their team asap on a temporary contract. This is a great opportunity for graduates of finance, accounting, economics or a related discipline to begin their finance career within a leading organisation in the technology and finance industry. Successful applicants will receive world-class training, work in a complex and exciting environment and have the opportunity to apply for permanent roles within the business.

Please note, the candidates will be assessed multiple times during the training for comprehension and competency.


  • Sourcing and validating raw data as well as doing data quality checks
  • Analysing company financial statements and identifying specific data points
  • Updating and processing data onto the database adhering to time sensitivity
  • Maintaining and enhancing existing database
  • Building relationships with key market players in the financial industry
  • Applying problem-solving skills to enhance processes and software
  • Take ownership and be proactive with key areas of responsibilities


  • Practical experience in interpreting financial statements and strong knowledge/understanding of finance and accounting
  • Bachelor or/and Master degree in Business, Finance, Accounting, Economics, Management or Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • High proficiency in Microsoft Excel (for example VBA and Macros). Python and SQL skills is a plus
  • Prior experience / strong knowledge and understanding of the financial markets
  • Ability to think critically and demonstrate examples of improving or developing processes
  • Strong organization skills with ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously within tight deadlines
  • Effective project management skills and ability to prioritize tasks in a fast pace changing environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills demonstrated in client facing environment
  • Fluency in one of the Scandinavian languages