|FactSet Info Session|
|3/12/2014 5:30 PM - 3/12/2014 6:30 PM|
|Oak Room, Moseley 103|
In 2010, FactSet was ranked #48 on FORTUNE's "100 Best Companies to Work For" list.
FactSet offers instant access to accurate financial data and analytics to thousands of investment professionals around the world. Our company combines hundreds of databases from industry-leading suppliers and clients’ own proprietary data into a single, powerful information system, making FactSet a one-stop source for financial information. We’re dedicated to staying on the cutting edge of technology by continually developing and refining our own software.
FactSet has the growth and opportunity of a start-up with the stability of a well established company. FactSet continues to maintain operations without any debt and has posted earnings per share growth each quarter over the past twelve years. Thanks to our rapid growth, employees are given immediate responsibility and new opportunities for advancement. FactSet’s management encourages and rewards entrepreneurial efforts, another factor that contributes to FactSet’s success.
The environment at FactSet is one of friendly cooperation. Our employee retention rate has historically averaged 90 percent because employees are treated well and opportunities abound.
With headquarters in Norwalk, Connecticut, FactSet employs more than 3,000 people in 24 locations. The company generates over $622 million in annual revenues and, since 1996, trades publicly on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol FDS.
Consultant Job Description
As part of FactSet's Consulting Services, you'll join a group committed to maintaining a reputation for industry-leading service. The team is composed of self-motivated individuals who thrive in a cohesive environment and enjoy the challenge of real responsibility.
Consultants are the essential link between investment professionals and FactSet’s powerful software. Combining a thorough understanding of finance and technology with expertise in FactSet software, consultants help clients streamline the research and analysis process. Consultants offer an unparalleled level of service along with insight into the intricacies and functionality of FactSet applications.
Consultants assist clients in a variety of ways:
o By supporting FactSet applications and creating custom FactSet models, screens, and automation routes
o By training clients in their offices and at training seminars
o By providing creative solutions through expert telephone consultation and on-site consultation
A rapidly growing company like FactSet needs skilled individuals to propel expansion. Consulting, while challenging and rewarding, can lay the foundation for a long-term career at FactSet.