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Research Analysts partake in conducting research, collecting and analyzing information, solving problems, and communicating those results clearly. Responsibilities listed on sample resumes of Research Analysts include analyzing internal processes to detect errors that had caused financial injury, categorizing observations according to their perceived levels of harm, and utilizing procedures, critical thinking, and teamwork to analyze files, documentation, and information in the interpretation of complainant allegations. Strengths that Research Analysts list on their resumes include mathematics, communication, and critical thinking.

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Research Analyst

Successfully coordinated a community research project by effectively adhering to study guidelines.

  • Recruited and trained interns to conduct data collection at study sites
  • Developed and managed a database in MS Access to gather and streamline the information throughout the department.
  • Analyzed, interpreted and converted statistics into charts and graph reports to present findings at local meetings.
  • Reported findings to supervisor and funding agency by writing effective reports.
  • Increased study enrollment by 200% through the design and implementation of an incentives program.
Candidate Info
9
months in
workforce
9
months
at this job
AS
Economics
BA
Economics
2

Research Analyst

Managed a team of 90+ abstractors nationwide for document retrieval for various banking institutions and financial lending institution.

  • Ensured and maintained projected service level of 95% or better in the form of estimated time of arrival of document retrieval and delivery.
  • Contacted over 50 abstractors on a daily basis for the status of the document retrievals.
  • Multi-tasked proficiently between two computer systems simultaneously in order to complete daily tasks as well as answer corporate communication.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Human Services
3

Research Analyst

Analyze accounts to ensure the account is accurate within the administrators system and the insurance carriers system

  • Maintained a positive relationship with 10 insurance carriers
  • Developed and maintained the research teams procedure documentation, including authoring procedures that adhere to federal rules and regulations
  • Facilitated training sessions to the New Hire Research Analyst
  • Developed and maintained the call centers Customer Satisfaction Survey
  • Analyzed results of customer satisfaction surveys and created reports to management
  • Performed quality assurance of incoming calls and reported findings to team leaders
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AS
Early Childhood Education
BA
American Studies
4

Quantitative Research Analyst

Investment management firm with $2 billion AUM, specializing in alternative investments and advisory services for institutional and private clients.
Quantitative Research Analyst covering equity, fixed income, commodity and alternative investment
strategies, hedge fund performance, asset allocation and macroeconomic forecasting.

  • Collaborated with the CEO to systematize the investment approach by formulating the firm's first and subsequent annual investment outlooks.
  • Part of a two-person team that launched the Tactical Asset Allocation Fund. Developed the fund's
  • Participated in all stages of hedge fund manager selection for the firms' fund of funds.
  • Co-authored four research papers on investment theory in The Journal of Investing and The Journal of Wealth Management, which raised the firm's profile. Profiled in the "Featured Authors of this
  • Served as a reviewer for articles submitted to The Journal of Wealth Management.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BA
Mathematics And Finance
MA
Mathematics And Finance
5

Research Analyst

Managed end-to-end primary consumer and customer research studies to support customer-centric decision-making throughout the organization. Worked both collaboratively and independently to design and execute research projects (both qualitative and quantitative).

  • Reactivated Customer Advisory Panel, increased size by 264%, and maintained a 36% response rate. Insights gained are used to build business intelligence and guide business decisions.
  • Conducted company's first brand image study that enhanced understanding of company brand perception compared to competitors. Results are being used to support future corporate branding initiatives.
  • Designed series of qualitative research projects that produced guidelines for store development to use when relocating, remodeling, or expanding stores.
  • Designed series of quantitative research projects that investigated the company's private brand awareness. The results were implemented into the buying, merchandising, signing, and pricing strategies.
  • Maintained Industry size and tracking study that enabled business decisions and planning to be based upon valid and reliable descriptions of the sewing and craft markets.
  • Supervised online customer satisfaction and website usability research programs. Results were used to optimize the online user experience for customers.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Psychology / Sociology
MA
Industrial Research Psychology
6

Research Analyst

Prepared system and self-authored written responses, adhering to Chase's guidelines and polices

  • Researched and resolved mortgage loan accounts received from customer complaints in foreclosure
  • Identified search terms within documents as part of an internal investigation mandated by the OCC
  • Developed working relationships with various functional and servicing areas such as legal and compliance
  • Maintained litigation status for an excess of 70,000 loans and organized for easy retrieval for chase attorneys
  • Assigned 100-300 loans daily for an complete and accurate search of mortgage and home equity records
  • Simplified project procedures by employing prescribed strategy rules for analyst to follow and complete
  • Managed search process which included quantitative and qualitative screening for accounts in open and closed litigation
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Crime
7

Director, Senior Research Analyst

Performed research and due diligence on outside investment management firms. Conducted searches for new managers through screening, selection, and review of RFPs. Monitored more than 25 strategies with assets of more than $40 billion on multiple Prudential platforms. Produced detailed research reports and timely written comments on firms and investment strategies. Counseled financial advisors and regional personnel on investment-related issues. Acted as a liaison with key proprietary and non-proprietary money managers, ensuring that critical information is disseminated across the firm.

  • Successfully completed five manager search initiatives within a year for portfolios ranging from $100 million to $550 million. Met highly aggressive target dates, resulting in enhanced client satisfaction.
  • Analyzed and presented a sensitive manager review, resulting in convincing evidence that the manager should be given more time to improve performance. The manager subsequently improved performance and remained active on our investment platform.
  • Evaluated high profile investment/portfolio manager departure and disseminated recommendation on status, ensuring that key clients and other internal constituents remained informed.
  • Contributed to automation of critical presentations used to support board reporting.
  • Improved client and analyst awareness by producing timely analysis of sub-asset class performance drivers and risk characteristics.
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
MBA
Marketing
Finance / Mis
Effective Speaking And Human Relations
8

Market Research Analyst

Used Google Analytics, WordPress, Silverpop, Salesforce, and multiple social media platforms to collect relevant online activity data and translated them into key performance metrics

  • Automated data aggregation to reduce data processing time from 12 hours to 2 hours
  • Analyzed web activity to generate a highly efficient dashboard to support C-level executives
  • Scrutinized detailed web activity to provide feedback on site utilization to web designers
  • Managed and coordinated participation in various national marketing events
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
MBA
Master of Business Administration
9

Research Analyst

Assisted department director in evaluating global GDP and current account balance forecast

  • Replicated the productivity growth analysis in "What is driving the 'African Growth Miracle'?" prepared by Margaret S.
  • Investigated and simulated the declining oil price's impact on inflation based on models for 16 large economies
  • Contributed to January 2015 Global Economic Prospects report
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BA
Regional Rural Development
MA
Applied Economics
10

Senior Market Research Analyst

Developed and delivered marketing models for quantitative analysis support, strategy advantages/issues, and other requested analysis to sales and executive management in business development decisions to grow existing revenue stream beyond $200M.

  • Created business development presentations that identified new verticals for revenue growth.
  • Developed and implemented methodology in providing competitive analysis on various companies for new or existing accounts.
  • Forecast analyst utilizing various market research reports, report trend analysis, and other various mediums to project revenue forecasts and revenue timelines.
  • Intellectual property analyst utilizing market research to stay abreast of licensee's competitive position by tracking key financial figures, market share, product offering, etc.
  • Primary interface between internal departments and licensees resolving licensee inquiries and licensee's compliancy with agreements' reporting and payment obligation.
  • Filed provisional patent application (September 2014).
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Business Marketing And International Business
MA
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