FactSet Research Systems - Chicago, IL

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As part of FactSet's Consulting Services, you'll join a group committed to maintaining a reputation for industry-leading service. The team is composed of self-motivated individuals who thrive in a cohesive environment and enjoy the challenge of real responsibility.

Consultants are the essential link between investment professionals and FactSet’s powerful software. Combining a thorough understanding of finance and technology with expertise in FactSet software, consultants help clients streamline the research and analysis process. Consultants offer an unparalleled level of service along with insight into the intricacies and functionality of FactSet applications. Consultants assist clients in a variety of ways:
  • By supporting FactSet applications and creating custom FactSet models, screens, and automation routes
  • By training clients in their offices and at training seminars
  • By providing creative solutions through expert telephone consultation and on-site consultation

A rapidly growing company like FactSet needs skilled individuals to propel expansion. Consulting, while challenging and rewarding, can lay the foundation for a long-term career at FactSet.

Job Requirements :
The ideal consultant has a familiarity with – or an interest in learning about – financial markets and a sound working knowledge of spreadsheets. Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills are also vital, as consultants are in constant contact with clients worldwide. Visiting clients in their offices is an integral part of this position, so consultants must be willing to travel if necessary.

For its consulting positions, FactSet typically hires recent college graduates and investment professionals with 1-2 years of experience. All candidates must have strong PC skills, excellent interpersonal skills, and a desire to learn and grow in an ever-changing environment. While we consider candidates from any major, we encourage applicants with backgrounds in finance, MIS, economics, accounting, business administration, and mathematics.

To find out more about the opportunities FactSet has to offer you, please log on to our website at /careers .

FactSet Research Systems Inc. is an E-Verify participant and EOE/M/F/D/V Employer which strongly supports diversity in the workforce

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