Research Assistant (graduate trainee role)

Location: Haddenham
Salary: £18-22k, plus generous benefits

The data collected and managed by our General Insurance research team is used by some of the largest names in the industry to provide instant and unbiased market and competitor intelligence for product providers, product ratings for them to use in their marketing messages, and product feature data for comparison websites.

We’re currently looking for an enthusiastic, data-oriented graduate to join this team and develop their skills and knowledge to become one of our expert Researchers. You’ll need to have an interest in gathering and managing data, together with accurate data entry skills and a keen eye for detail.  To be successful in the role, you’ll need to combine strong organisational and communication skills with an inquisitive, methodical approach and the ability to interpret and analyse complex information quickly. You’ll also need to be a proactive and collaborative team player.

The role of a General Insurance Researcher primarily involves

  • Researching information about general insurance products in the marketplace using the Internet, industry press, and documentation from insurance companies and underwriters;
  • Updating the Defaqto database with any new information;
  • Building effective relationships with insurance companies and underwriters to facilitate the acquisition of accurate and up-to-date information.

Once on board, we’ll train you to develop in-depth knowledge of general insurance products, including motor/home/travel/pet insurance, etc. and support you to achieve your Certificate in Insurance.

If you don’t have a degree then we may still consider your application but you’ll need to demonstrate your capability in other ways.

This is a unique and interesting role that will enable you to make a great start to a long term career at Defaqto. The salary for this role is £18-22k, dependent upon the skills, knowledge and experience you can bring to the role. You’ll also benefit from all the great things about working for Defaqto. 


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