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Senior Research Associate

Location: Chicago, IL


The successful candidate will have a strong background in business research and analysis based on a solid understanding of economic, financial and general business concepts. He/she will support Osprey client project teams by providing in-depth and client-ready research, analysis, and contextual information.

He/she will be a strong communicator and will be self-motivated, inquisitive and solutions-oriented; and will be able to take on multiple tasks, projects and responsibilities while maintaining focus.

Education and Training:

Master or work equivalent in business research, economics or a related consulting field is preferred.

Job Duties:
  •  Produce high quality research in a timely manner, by utilizing proven research methods such as primary and secondary data collection, financial analysis, quantitative and forecast model-building, qualitative analysis, and writing skills.
  • Develop case studies and supportive information for commissioned and general research projects. 
  • Assist client services teams with pre-sales efforts.
  • The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed in this exempt job. This is not an exhaustive list of all duties, and indeed additional responsibilities may be assigned, as required, by management.

Specialized Expertise and Skills:

  • 2-3 years of experience in business research and related consulting are required.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team are required.
  • Sound project management skills.
Work Environment/Physical Demands:

We are offering a great team that is seeking your contribution. We offer competitive compensation and incentive bonus with an exceptional opportunity to grow as our company grows. We strive for a healthy, productive work/life balance, while enjoying the opportunity to substantially contribute to the direction and success of our business.

If you are interested, please send a detailed work history and, if applicable, samples of your work to: admin@ospreyvision.com. Be sure to reference 'Careers' in your correspondence.