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Research Associate, US Equity Strategy

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Responsible for fundamental analysis of the US Equity Market.

What will you do?
  • Typically the entry level position for an employee in equity research
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of quantitative based macro models
  • Coordinate, generate and maintain research reports and presentations
  • Provide research support to analyst as required
  • Develop an expertise in the US Equity Market
  • Support and answer client queries

What do you need to succeed?
  • Undergraduate degree or similar qualification with a focus on Business, Mathematics or other quantitative fields
  • Previous (1 to 3 years) experience in US capital markets industry within Equity Strategy/Equity Research/Economics/Quantitative research or similar role is ideal but other relevant experience will also be considered
  • Excellent writing and verbal communications skills
  • Strong PC skills specifically in Microsoft Office applications including Excel and PowerPoint
  • Previous experience with market data applications such as Bloomberg, Capital IQ/Clarifi, Haver, Morningstar is ideal but those with a demonstrated ability to learn these platforms will also be considered
  • Superior customer service focus and attitude for internal and external clients
  • Ability to perform under pressure and meet time sensitive deadlines, sometimes for extended periods of time
  • Commitment to task and an attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritize work and multi-task responsibilities
  • Self starter - must be organized and able to work independently and willing to chip in where needed
  • Good personal skills and the ability to work and coordinate effectively within a team environment
  • NYSE Licensing Requirements – Series 7, 63, 86, 87, SIE