Current Vacancies

Research Analyst - Margaret Street

Job Description:

Through 2017 we have been recruiting additional resource in a department that is continuing to grow. In order to cope with high demand for our research consultancy advice we are looking to recruit another Research Analyst. This is a permanent role based in our Margaret Street HQ in central London.

We provide research and consultancy on residential property and residential property development to both internal and external clients. Our external clients include national government, house builders, developers, housing associations, charities, and investors.

We also write market leading research publications. These provide our clients with market intelligence and insightful analysis of emerging policy. They often feature in national newspapers, such as the Financial Times and The Telegraph.

Your role will be to help prepare analysis and reports to answer a broad range of questions on residential development, planning, and sales.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Residential research and consultancy
  • Preparation of analysis and reports for clients aimed at answering a wide range of questions relating to residential development, planning and investment.
  • Developing and commercialising new insights into the UK housing market.
  • Analysing and interrogating published data and in-house market intelligence, gathered through Savills network of UK offices.
  • Collaborating with research colleagues to establish market trends and drivers.
  • Presenting analysis and commentary to research and consultancy colleagues, the wider Savills business, and external clients.
  • You will be required to be a committed team player and get involved in a variety of projects and activities within the research team.

 Candidate Profile:

  • Degree qualified, with an aptitude for quantitative techniques, an analytical approach to completing assignments and strong attention to detail.
  • Exceptional numeracy skills and a strong scientific approach to drawing conclusions from a variety of evidence.
  • Strong IT & Microsoft Office skills including Excel, Word and PowerPoint.  A desire to learn how to use other packages, such as Access and QGIS.
  • Ability to draw key themes from data and construct an argument in a logical and accessible way.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, with the ability to present your findings in a professional, logical and engaging way.
  • An interest in news, current affairs and the residential property market is an advantage.
  • Good time management and the ability to prioritise tasks.
  • An ability to work on a diverse range of ongoing projects.
  • Personal skills suited to working with a professional team environment as well as for a range of clients both within and outside of the Savills business.

Application Details:

Please apply via e-mail enclosing a CV, cover letter and your current salary details to:

Georgie Allard

Salary details available upon application, commensurate with experience and skills.

You are also invited to complete the following: Equal Opportunities Monitoring Information Form

The Company is an Equal Opportunities Employer. View our Equality and Diversity Policy.



Key contacts

Georgina Allard

Georgina Allard

PA to Head of Residential Research
Residential Research

Head Office London

+44 (0) 20 7409 5930

+44 (0) 20 7409 5930