Write data-driven research briefs and reports that combine our data with your insights/expertise to analyze the momentum of fintech startups, markets, and competitive dynamics
Understand and develop prescriptive insights for decision makers and executives in banking, payments, and wealth management, among other areas
Track tech markets and companies and develop an impactful research agenda in your principal vertical, e.g. banking, payments, etc.
Publish digestible, differentiated, and incisive research on our client-only platform and occasionally for our public research portal
Develop and give client and prospect presentations to discuss tech markets and companies in fintech
When required, mentor, coach, and supervise the work of one or two junior analysts
Support PR requests and CB Insights events with data and category knowledge
Help develop and pioneer new research products
Must be passionate and knowledgeable about technology and related disciplines such as venture capital and M&A
What you bring to the table:
5+ years professional experience in fintech-related position (can be while working in any of the fields cited above), preferably in banking, payments or adjacent verticals. Must be able to demonstrate fintech domain knowledge.
Writing experience a must – can be within the fields of tech or market research, journalism, equity research, investment banking, or consulting in financial services, technology, or related area
Show a contagious passion for the material: Must be a startup/tech geek passionate about all things fintech
Ability to synthesize data and develop meaningful viewpoints and prescriptive insights
Strong communication/presentation skills and leadership abilities. You should feel comfortable speaking to Fortune 500 clients/prospects as an authority on the business and the category.
Research experience a plus; the idea candidate will have a track record of prolific and impactful publications in fintech
Some startup experience ideal, a thick skin and high tolerance for change required
Ability to multi-task and manage the details while keeping an eye on the big picture
CB Insights is a private company with a business analytics platform and global database that provides market intelligence on private companies and investor activities. The platform is targeted at private equity, venture capital, investment banking, angel investing, and consulting professionals by providing insights about high growth private companies.