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Leap Finance , Senior Business Editor

  • 3-5 yrs
  • Not Disclosed

Job Description

What is Leap?Leap, backed by Sequoia Capital, is an online platform catering to study abroad aspirants. We provide guidance to students in their journey to a global education & career. We also create modern financial products and services for international students. You can also think of us as a modern bank for international students!https:,,leapfinance.com,https:,,leapscholar.com,Read more about us here: https:,,techcrunch.com,2021,09,07,leap,finance,raises,55,millionto,helpindian,students,study,abroad,plans,international,expansion,?tpcc=ECTW2020We are a young & ambitious, fast growing company. We offer meaningful work, an invigorating work environment and a lot of autonomyFounder Profile :, Arnav Kumar is a graduate of IIT Kharagpur. Leap is his second company and he has raised more than $30M in capital for his startups. In his last role, he was a VC investor with SAIF Partners (Now Elevation Capital), which is an early investor in paytm, meesho, urban company, unacademy and many other unicorns., Vaibhav Singh is a graduate of IIT Kharagpur. He spent his first 6 years at DeutscheBank, across Singapore & Sydney to manage a $3Bn flow book. He has built 2 fintech startups before, as a founding member of CapitalFloat and Incred, both pioneering businesses valued >$500MnWe work at the exciting intersection of the 2 hottest trends around , edtech & fintech! And we love that we succeed as a business while powering the dreams of talented students!Introduction to the role :, Business Journalists who have the ability to research and write experiential stories., Excellent data analysis and sorting skills.The insights collected and shared by the research team will help us in the following :,, Understand the content consumption habits of our users better and orient our content strategy accordingly., Understand the primary pain points and information gap that exists in the market and plug in the gaps to create an exhaustive content repository., Create infographics and videos based on the data collected through primary and secondary research, helping us establish ourselves as subject matter experts.Roles and Responsibilities :, Take charge of identifying information sources, gathering and interpreting data, executing analysis, and presenting findings to case team members, Conduct primary and secondary research on the behaviors and pain points of study abroad aspirants., Conduct in depth research on what a country, degree and course has to offer to aspiring candidates., Liaise with data teams, customer success teams and counseling teams to build an exhaustive list of frequently asked questions and create in depth answers for the same., Conduct surveys and understand the study abroad trends,behaviors,patterns and communicate them on a regular basis., Conduct a series of interviews and publish case studies on student experiences.Ideal Candidate must have :, Strong quantitative,analytical background, Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively, both verbally and in writing,, Ability to work effectively in teams,, Impeccable research skills and interpretation skills, Must be good at conducting primary and secondary research, Excellent Excel skills, must be comfortable with data and decoding insights., Curious; must stay abreast of the current happening in the study abroad space., Excellent reporting skills: Must be able to present the collected information succinctly.