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Intelligence Manager, James Drury Partners

  • 1.  Intelligence Manager, James Drury Partners

    Posted 10-29-2019 11:08
    Please see the attached job description for an Intelligence Manager at James Drury Partners based out of their Chicago, Illinois office.

    Intelligence Manager

    JamesDruryPartners is a leading senior-level consulting firm specializing in corporate board leadership. 


    The Intelligence Manager will join a team of researchers to provide support to the firm's Principals and will have the opportunity to interact with C-level executives from America's largest companies.  As an integral member of our team, the Intelligence Manager provides quality, client-ready research on companies, top-level executives, and corporate boards of directors using online resources.

    Duties & Responsibilities

    • Client Services & Research Support
      • Lead research responsibility on 10 to 15 projects concurrently and produce client-facing research reports.
      • Generate target lists of companies by researching and analyzing businesses and thinking creatively to identify potential matches between executive backgrounds and corporate activities.
      • Research and prepare client-ready profiles of companies, executives and corporate boards of directors.
      • Act as strategic partner with Principals to identify client opportunities using news, public filings, and other information resources.
      • Perform "deep dive" research to prepare clients for meetings/interviews with potential boards of directors.
    • General Research Services
      • Current Awareness: Monitor and communicate changes at companies and their boards on a daily basis.
      • Knowledge Management: Continually evaluate and recommend strategies, processes and best practices for client service. Contribute quality data to CRM database.
      • Collection Development: Stay abreast of and recommend the best resources related to company and corporate governance research.

    Preferred Qualifications

    • A minimum of 3 years of research experience in a professional services or corporate setting.
    • Intellectual curiosity, superior analytical skills, and the ability to spot trends/patterns in large datasets.
    • Excellent online research abilities. Experience and proficiency in using business/company databases such as D&B Hoovers, LexisNexis, BoardEx, and S&P Capital IQ.
    • Polished presentation skills; experience presenting research to clients and senior stakeholders would be a bonus.
    • Familiarity with public companies, corporate governance and SEC filings.
    • Proficiency with MS Office; Excel skills particularly desirable.
    • Strong writing skills with a professional business vocabulary.

    To Apply

    Submit cover letter and resume to Debra Mack (

    JamesDruryPartners, 875 N. Michigan Avenue Suite 3805, Chicago, IL 60611

    Sabine Schuller
    Sr. Research Specialist, The Rotary Foundation