Associate

United States, CT, Stamford


Job Description

McLagan, a division of Aon Hewitt, is globally recognized as the leading compensation consulting, productivity and performance benchmarking firm. Focusing exclusively on the financial services industry for over forty years, McLagan serves clients in the asset management, investment banking, corporate banking, private equity, wealth management and insurance businesses. Within our Wealth Management Practice we offer a unique breadth of data and insights including compensation, performance and financial. We work with all the leading Wealth Management firms delivering benchmark surveys and bespoke consulting advice. More information about our firm is available at www.mclagan.com.

We currently have an opening for an Associate on the Wealth Management Team in our Stamford, CT office.

The Associate will be able to originate and execute consulting projects, manage the survey products, and advise clients on trends, performance and best practices.  They should also possess strong industry and product knowledge and be able to develop, maintain and enhance products and client relationships.  The candidate will also:

  • Research existing and emerging trends in client businesses
  • Analyze data related to surveys and client engagements
  • Complete complex analyses, write reports
  • Field client questions and deliver solutions
  • Mentor and provide guidance to more junior staff

 Qualifications

  • Understanding of Compensation
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Survey benchmarking skills
  • Ability to derive meaningful insights from quantitative and qualitative data
  • Strong mathematics and statistics
  • Ability to be consultative having strong verbal and written communication
  • Strong organizational skills with exceptional attention to detail
  • Quick learner, independent thinker
  • Ability to work independently and on a team while handling multiple projects
  • Creative and proactive problem-solving skills
  • Excel (V Lookups, pivot tables, macros, IF Statements) and PowerPoint (some positions may require VBL, Access, XL Cubed, SSAS)

Experience: 5 plus years of consulting / financial services industry experience

Education:  Bachelors or Masters Degrees in Economics, Finance, Mathematics, Statistics, Business, or other relevant field of study, with proven academic excellence.       



Job number: 47615
Category: Consulting
Location: United States, CT, Stamford

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