Graduate Equity Research Analyst
Are you a recent graduate looking to kickstart your career in equity research? Redburn is seeking three talented individuals to join as Graduate Equity Research Analysts in October 2023. This is an exceptional opportunity to gain valuable experience and skills through rotations across various sectors, setting the foundation for a successful career as a Junior Analyst.
As a Graduate Equity Research Analyst, you will have the following initial responsibilities:
- Industry Model Maintenance: Update and maintain industry models, analyze new data to support reports and generate new ideas.
- Client Presentation Maintenance: Maintain and update client presentations, ensuring accurate and up-to-date information.
- Sector News Monitoring: Stay informed about sector news flow, identifying relevant trends and developments.
- Company Understanding: Build a working understanding of UK, European, and US companies, gaining insights into their operations and performance.
- Earnings Results Comments: Draft key points and comments on earnings results, providing valuable insights.
- News Comment Distribution: Distribute news comments via email and Bloomberg, keeping clients informed.
- Client Support: Respond to client requests for data and information, delivering exceptional service.
- Meeting Attendance: Attend client and company meetings, as well as industry conferences, expanding your network and knowledge.
- Company Communication: Call companies for data and information, developing relationships with investor relations teams.
- Important Dates Tracking: Keep track of the earnings calendar and other significant dates, ensuring timely updates.
- Building Industry and Company-Specific Knowledge: Utilize the above responsibilities to build experience, industry understanding, and company-specific knowledge.
The ideal candidates will possess the following qualifications and skills:
- Degree-Level Education: Hold a 2.1 or above degree in any subject, having graduated within the last year (required).
- Coding Proficiency: Understand coding, particularly SQL and Python, to handle data analysis efficiently.
- Valuation Metrics and Drivers: Grasp valuation metrics and value drivers of businesses, demonstrating analytical abilities.
- Financial Modeling and Reporting: Show aptitude for financial modeling, including SOTP (Sum of the Parts) and DCF (Discounted Cash Flow), and understand financial reporting, including IFRS16.
- Communication Skills: Exhibit excellent spoken and written communication skills, including experience in presentations, report writing, or essay writing.
- Excel and Analytical Skills: Possess strong Excel skills and a high level of analytical proficiency.
- Collaboration and Engagement: Display willingness to engage with the sales and sales-traders, including making ad hoc presentations.
- Intellectual Flair and Ambition: Demonstrate intellectual flair, independent thinking, initiative, self-sufficiency, and ambition, with a genuine passion for equity markets.
By joining Redburn as a Graduate Equity Research Analyst, you can expect the following benefits:
- Rotational Experience: Engage in rotations across various sectors, gaining diverse experience and knowledge.
- Skill Development: Enhance your coding, financial modeling, and analytical skills through practical application.
- Industry Exposure: Develop a comprehensive understanding of equity markets and companies from the UK, Europe, and the US.
- Professional Growth: Work closely with experienced professionals and gain insights from industry experts.
- Communication Proficiency: Sharpen your communication skills through client interactions, presentations, and report writing.
- Networking Opportunities: Attend meetings, conferences, and events, building relationships with clients and industry professionals.
- Career Progression: Lay the groundwork for a successful career as a Junior Analyst, with opportunities for growth and advancement.
- Intellectual Stimulation: Engage in independent thinking and intellectual challenges, fostering personal and professional growth.
This is an exciting opportunity to join Redburn as a Graduate Equity Research Analyst. Take the first step towards a rewarding career in equity research, where you will gain invaluable experience, build essential skills, and grow within a dynamic and supportive environment. Apply now to secure your place and embark on a journey of professional success and fulfillment!
Don't miss out on this exceptional opportunity! Apply today and become a part of Redburn's esteemed team of equity research professionals.