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Senior Research Analyst

Date: 27-Jan-2022

Location: London, GB, W1U 8AN

Company: Knight Frank

Reference No 17832 
Job Title Senior Research Analyst 
Type Permanent 
Salary Range Competitive
Division Commercial 
Sub Division Research 
Department Commercial Research (10000250) 
Location 55 Baker Street 


Knight Frank is the largest independent property consultancy in the world, offering agency and professional advice across Commercial, Residential, and Rural sectors. Central to our success is our industry-leading technology and market research – we know there is so much we can do together to transform our business and the property industry, and we invite you to be at the centre of that change. An exciting opportunity has arisen to join us here at Knight Frank, and we are currently seeking a Senior Research Analyst to join our London Research department.


In the Senior Research Analyst role, you will be responsible for:


  • Leading internal discussions regarding current and future trends in the London office market
  • Taking ownership of the timely production of propriety market data aggregates
  • Providing insightful analysis to internal and external clients
  • Contributing to building the London Research team brand
  • Managing the quarterly process of finalising and verifying London office market data aggregates, including designing a data verification system for detecting anomalies in market indicators and working with the London Research Partner to scrutinise and identify emerging trends
  • Coordinating with City, West End leasing, and Capital Markets teams to have timely production of rent and yields data
  • Taking ownership of London Research data repositories and using third party software to organise warehousing of proprietary data
  • Responding to data enquiries in a timely manner whilst providing insightful and accurate analysis
  • Building and maintaining relationships in London business / Commercial Research teams
  • Working with the London Research Partner to deliver quarterly London House View and to identify key economic themes, verification of forecasts, and presenting to London business teams
  • Working with the London Research Partner to deliver quarterly market reports and the annual London Report
  • Contributing to the production of periodic thought leadership reports
  • Developing your knowledge base around political, economic, social, environmental, and technological changes that impact the London market


To be successful in the Senior Research Analyst role you will have the following skills and experience:


  • Around 3 to 5 years’ experience of working in Real Estate research
  • A postgraduate qualification in Real Estate or Economics
  • Professional qualifications such as IMC or CFA is advantageous
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft packages, especially Excel and PowerPoint
  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Strong communications skills to include report writing, presentations, and speaking to varied groups
  • Previous experience of using third party data such as Macrobond





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