Perform database analysis, financial modeling, general business analysis, research, and generate reports for the client or project team. Actively involved in the application and transfer of specific skills and knowledge to the client. Work is ambiguous and consultant must be able to adapt to changing objectives. Typically work for a firm in the professional services industry on project-based work with an external client.
Financial Analyst/Corporate Finance
Use a wide variety of techniques for researching companies, often specializing in a single sector or industry, to make buy and sell recommendations used by traders, portfolio managers, and investors in their decision-making process. Or, work with departments within a company to research and analyze data to make strategic financial recommendations to C-level management.
Market Research Analyst
Study market conditions in local, regional, or national areas to examine potential sales of a product or service and help companies understand what products people want, who will buy them, and at what price. Perform research and gather data to help a company market its products or services and determine a company’s position in the marketplace. Interpret data for their company or client, and forecast future trends.
Perform database analysis, financial modeling, general business analysis, research, andgenerate reports for an internal department. Present data or business recommendations to senior leaders in support ofstrategic goals. Typically work for a large, public or private company on project-based work with an internal client.
Study production and distribution of resources, goods, and services. Research and analyze economic issues,conduct surveys and analyze data, interpret and forecast market trends, and present results to advise businesses,government, and individuals. A strong background in math and natural detail-orientation are essential; graduate school is often required.