Junior Equity Analyst
£30,000 - £50,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Central London

They are one of Europe' leading independent investment groups and managing and advising on over £40bn of investment funds and assets. One of their funds has returned over 30% per annum in the last 3 years and is one of the world's most successful long term growth investment funds with over £1.5bn under management. They have a new role within this fund which reports to the Head of Equities and supports him and the Senior Analysts within the Equity Management team.

This role will require close and regular interaction with the wider Equity Management Department. External interaction with custodians, companies the firm invests in (investor relations, senior management), potential service providers and Third Party Brokers/Analysts. The responsibilities include the following:

  • Assist the Head of Equities with up-keeping of Research data and other investment management tasks
  • Supporting the Senior Analysts with conducting in-depth, high quality company and industry research
  • Report on research formally by means of a written report
  • Adhering to Investment Management and Group Compliance policies and procedures, undertaking appropriate regulatory training and dealing with potential breaches of compliance policies without delay
  • Assisting the Equity team with ad-hoc tasks and marketing material as may be necessary

To be considered for this role you must be meet the following criteria:

  • Educated to degree level - could be a qualified accountant or someone with equity research exposure
  • Previous experience of conducting in-depth analytic research either in a current equity research role, part of work in a professional capacity
  • Good understanding of company financials and advanced skills in Excel
  • Passion for equity investment and excellent analytical and research skills, with an enquiring mind who will delve further into the details
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Methodical and meticulous - strong attention to detail
  • Committed to delivery, proactive and hardworking
  • Flexible - willing to work extra hours when required
  • Ability to work under pressure