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Lead Research Analyst - Turkey/Turkish

London Stock Exchange Group
Singapore, Singapore
Closing date
Aug 8, 2024

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Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Position Summary
LSEG World-Check is seeking a Lead Research Analyst to join our team. We are looking for candidates with a niche background or experience in political risk. The candidate should be able to work independently and optimally under pressure to complete quick turnaround assignments. The ability to convey careful judgment and sophisticated information in a concise, impartial and accessible manner to clients is essential. This is an opportunity for a candidate to work on intellectually diverse team of open source analysts.

Conduct research on terrorism, organized crime, trafficking, wildlife trafficking, cybercrime and threat finance research.
Analyse a range of data sources in local languages to produce reports and content updates.
Maintain a level of regional and portfolio country expertise by supervising breaking news for developments.
Research and extract data from all sources, ensure accuracy and quality of findings by following policies and laws.
Provide status updates on research projects to manager.
Effectively collaborate with teams across offices in time zones.

Must possess keen attention to detail, research, writing and analytical skills, and enjoy investigations to uncover difficult to access information
Knowledge of political and threat finance issues in Turkey.
Proven experience including internships, research assistantships, and independent projects that rely on both qualitative and quantitative skills
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Ability to multi-task and prioritize efficiently in a fast-paced environment
Native level proficiency in Turkish is helpful.

Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience preferred in international relations, political science, security studies, history, foreign languages, or other humanities fields. Outstanding graduates in other fields or those with validated experience will be considered.

LSEG is a leading global financial markets infrastructure and data provider. Our purpose is driving financial stability, empowering economies and enabling customers to create sustainable growth.

Our purpose is the foundation on which our culture is built. Our values of Integrity, Partnership , Excellence and Change underpin our purpose and set the standard for everything we do, every day. They go to the heart of who we are and guide our decision making and everyday actions.

Working with us means that you will be part of a dynamic organisation of 25,000 people across 65 countries. However, we will value your individuality and enable you to bring your true self to work so you can help enrich our diverse workforce. You will be part of a collaborative and creative culture where we encourage new ideas and are committed to sustainability across our global business. You will experience the critical role we have in helping to re-engineer the financial ecosystem to support and drive sustainable economic growth. Together, we are aiming to achieve this growth by accelerating the just transition to net zero, enabling growth of the green economy and creating inclusive economic opportunity.

LSEG offers a range of tailored benefits and support, including healthcare, retirement planning, paid volunteering days and wellbeing initiatives.

We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer. This means that we do not discriminate on the basis of anyone's race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital status, veteran status, pregnancy or disability, or any other basis protected under applicable law. Conforming with applicable law, we can reasonably accommodate applicants' and employees' religious practices and beliefs, as well as mental health or physical disability needs.

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