Due Diligence Analyst

Stroz Friedberg, an Aon company
  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Sector
    Commercial
  • Experience
    Early Career / Mid Career
  • Posted
    Jan 30

Position description

Aon plc (NYSE:AON) is the leading global provider of risk management, insurance and reinsurance brokerage, and human resources solutions and outsourcing services. Our more than 50,000 colleagues worldwide empower results for clients in over 120 countries with innovative and effective risk and people solutions and through industry-leading global resources and technical expertise. 

Stroz Friedberg, an Aon company, is a specialized risk management firm built to help clients solve the complex challenges prevalent in today’s digital, connected, and regulated business world. Our focus is on cybersecurity, with leading experts in digital forensics, incident response, and security science; investigations; eDiscovery; and due diligence.

Our aim is to guide businesses through the maze of complexities found at the intersection of law, technology, investigations, compliance and security. We seek truth—uncovering facts and evidence ethically—to help organizations address their most significant risk issues. Sometimes we are called in after an incident to perform an investigation, while other times we help clients assess how prepared and protected they are from threats. Our clients call us, and we’re at our best, when the stakes are high and the potential for damage is great. At Stroz Friedberg, we are united by a common goal—to maximize the health of an organization, ensuring its longevity, protection and resilience.

Position Overview 

The Due Diligence Analyst provides client support for work involving the investigative services provided by the Due Diligence and Strategic Research (DDSR) division.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities 
 

  • Conduct detailed investigative research and analysis focused on individuals and entities, to help the firm’s clients identify and understand regulatory and reputational risks before proceeding with commercial relationships.
  • This primarily involves undertaking open source and database research for integrity and compliance due diligence.
  • Produce high quality and accurate written work with the ability to understand and summarize large amounts of information from diverse sources.
  • Master our entry level reports while working to strict deadlines.
  • Form and articulate expert opinions based on analysis.
  • Maintain a high level of professionalism in all areas of performance.
  • Provide support to clients and senior due diligence staff.     
  • Regularly seeks and responds to development feedback.
  • Ability to work independently and committed to working effectively in a team.

Qualifications

  • A Bachelor's degree with an excellent academic record (minimum 3.3 GPA)
  • An interest in international affairs and politics, coupled with strong commercial knowledge is essential.
  • Excellent written English.
  • Research experience using databases and other open sources.  Experience in conducting research in a commercial context would be an asset.
  • Demonstrated ability to write at an academic or commercial quality level.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.

Preferred Skills & Background

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills and clear and articulate writing ability.
  • Accurate and detail oriented research skills as well as an inquiring mindset.
  • Capacity for adaptation to a rapidly changing environment, strong personal initiative and an ability to innovate.

Application instructions

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