Junior Analyst - Institutional

Leverton Search
£40k - £50k
17 Oct 2016
16 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Our London-based client is seeking an experienced Equity Analyst to join their highly successful global team. This is a fantastic opportunity for a proactive and organised individual that has a passion for seeking out valuable bottom-up investments.

Key responsibilities and duties include:

- Performing detailed equity analysis and sound investment recommendations
- Monitoring and contributing to existing portfolio investments, including portfolio risk management
- Assisting in reporting to clients, including presenting performance information and writing reports
- Training, exams and personal development are vital for progression within the role

Necessary qualifications, experience and competencies:

- 2-3 years' Asset Management experience, analysing equities
- CFA (or intention to enrol)
- Degree education
- Strong understanding of financial accounting, equity valuation and analytical techniques
- Skills to be able to present clear compelling investment cases to a team
- Ability to communicate well, and engage in frank debate on investments
- Flexibility, accuracy and an ability to meet tight deadlines
- Excellent organisational and admin skills
- Proficient with HOLT, Bloomberg and MS Office
- A real grasp of behavioural finance would also be an advantage