Equity Research Analyst
at Robert Half International UK

Date Posted: 02/08/2020

Job Description

Ref ID:  656852002511

 

Robert Half Financial Services are working with a well-established long-only equities fund manager in London's West End that are looking to recruit a recently qualified Chartered Accountant from a top 20 audit firm that has an interest in a career in Equity Research.

The purpose of the role is to assist the Portfolio Managers and Equity Analysts of the flagship fund with the analysis of existing holdings and new stock ideas. The first 18 months will be focused around training, development and getting to grips with the DNA of the business and it's values. There will be a considerable amount of on and off-desk training as well as extra-curricular projects such as case studies, further reading and presentations/pitches.

Below is an overview of some of the key duties:

  • Analysing both existing and potential stock holdings, across different market sectors, under the direction of the CIO, portfolio managers and equity analysts of the flagship fund
  • Producing company models for both existing and potential stock holdings
  • Active participation in weekly team meetings and stock pitches/re-pitches
  • Participating in meetings with company management teams and 3rd party research analysts in London and in the US
  • Participating in conference calls with company management teams and 3rd party research analysts in London and the US


Experience and Personal Attributes

The successful Equity Research Associate working for this long-only equities fund manager based in London's West End should meet the following criteria:

  • A qualified ACA accountant with first time passes (ICAEW/ICAS/CA bodies preferred)
  • Have a background in audit, corporate finance or transaction services
  • Have commenced (or plan to) studying for the CFA
  • High energy team player
  • Calmness under pressure
  • Able to multi-task and deliver on tight deadlines
  • Clear & precise communicator
  • Integrity, honesty and probity

Remuneration

The successful Equity Research Associate working for this long-only equities fund manager based in London's West End will be offered a salary of £50-60,000 (DOE) plus a comprehensive benefits package including a performance-based bonus

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