Random Request: Job Posting

We have three or four posts lined up for the next few days. Before we get to that, I came across a job posting I was curious about. Here it is:

Research Analyst / PM
New York based buy-side investment management firm ($2.0 billion in total assets) seeks an experienced Research Analyst / PM to assist in the managing of equity & fixed income investment portfolios. The Analyst / PM will work in accord with an exceptional team of investment professionals (with both fixed income and equity expertise) in order to identify individual equity & fixed income securities as well as constructing investment portfolios.

The ideal candidate will have several years (5+) of previous buy-side equity & fixed income Research Analyst / PM experience with significant product knowledge across the fixed income and equity sectors. Candidates with prior experience analyzing financial services companies will be given priority. In addition, the individual will possess exceptional analytical, written, and verbal communication skills.

Essential Skills:
  • Previous buy-side research / portfolio management experience – 5 years minimum Extensive product knowledge covering equity & multiple fixed income asset classes
  • Exceptional analytical, written, and verbal communication skills Ability to thrive in a team oriented environment
Desired Skills:
  • Significant knowledge of the financial sector including banks, insurance, REITs etc.
  • Ability to interact with clients and accurately convey the underlying investment strategy
  • Build / Maintain relationships with industry professionals on a global scale
  • Detailed understanding of financial statement analysis, credit spreads, rating agencies, and other fixed income valuation tools / resources
  • MBA / CFA
If your firm posted this or you know which firm this is, could you please email me at hunter [at] distressed-debt-investing [dot] com (I will, as usual, keep complete discretion with the info) ... Thanks!



hunter [at] distressed-debt-investing [dot] com

About Me

I have spent the majority of my career as a value investor. For the past 8 years, I have worked on the buy side as a distressed debt and high yield investor.