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Wednesday, January 18, 2012

F/T - Research Coordinator - Navigant Consulting

Research Coordinator
Location: Chicago, NY, or DC

NAVIGANT is a specialized, global expert services firm dedicated to assisting clients in creating and protecting value in the face of critical business risks and opportunities.   Navigant professionals combine technical expertise in Disputes and Investigations, Economics, Financial Advisory and Management Consulting, with business pragmatism in the highly regulated Construction, Energy, Financial Services and Healthcare industries to support clients in addressing their most critical business needs.
Navigant professionals leverage a unique combination of technical expertise and industry insights to provide clients with solutions tailored to their specific business challenges and the opportunities presented by the ongoing market fluctuations and regulatory changes.  The Company has approximately 1,700 consulting professionals and 2,300 employees, with a client base reaching more than 40 cities around the world.  The company is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: NCI) and in 2010 generated $704 million in total revenues. Corporate headquarters are in Chicago, Illinois (U.S.) and headquarters for international operations are in London.

  • Provide comprehensive, timely, and accurate research solutions in response to broad based research projects and presents results in a clear and actionable format for consulting professionals.
  • Research, analyzes, and synthesizes information from diverse sources and convert results into a useable and understandable format.
  • Collaborate with senior research leadership performing daily tasks including document processing and maintenance of quarterly/weekly industry initiatives.
  • Responsible for working across practice areas and identifying potential opportunities of research collaboration.
  • Serve as team representative of the Research Services Group
  • Markets the Research Services Group to staff and senior management while expanding awareness and utilization of day to day research within the office
  • Bachelor degree required; Master’s in Library Science degree preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and collaboratively with all levels of staff and management.
  • The ideal candidate will possess excellent interpersonal, organizational, writing and communication skills.
  • Superior skill and ability in multi-tasking and prioritizing.
  • Ability to adapt to a changing environment and to approach problems with a sense of ownership, enthusiasm and innovation in a collaborative team environment.
  • Self-motivated with proven ability to effectively work with diverse personalities in a dynamic and demanding environment.
  • Must have proficiency in web-based proprietary databases (e.g. Capital IQ, Factiva, LexisNexis, Dialog, Thomson Research), electronic, print, and library resources.
  • Experience using Bloomberg or Factset is a plus.
  • 4-6 years of research experience in a law or corporate library environment
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications
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The company offers competitive compensation packages including an incentive compensation plan, comprehensive medical/dental/life insurance, 401(k) and employee stock purchase plans.
Navigant does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Navigant and Navigant will not be obligated to pay a placement fee.