Analyst (Wainwright Investment Counsel, LLC; Boston, Massachusetts): The candidate will use his or her strong research skills evaluating global investment opportunities, reporting directly to the Director of Research, the investment team, top management and the board of directors. This is an entry level Analyst position. Responsibilities include: gathering, processing and reporting economic intelligence on world capital markets; monitoring existing investments and seeking out new investment opportunities worldwide, by forming views on the country, industry, business model and company as needed; preparing analytic information for due diligence and risk assessment analysis of prospective private equity and real estate investment managers; monitoring client portfolios and investment managers; assisting and preparing asset allocation recommendations, investment memos and reports to help clients reach their tactical and strategic goals; and providing senior management and front-office team with additional resource for analysis.
Minimum requirements are: Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and/or Finance or a related field plus at least two years of relevant experience in private investment for domestic and international clients preparing reports for on and off-shore investments.
Must have: Proven ability to write reports, business correspondence and procedure manuals and excellent communication skills to effectively present information to top management; proven ability preparing economic statistical models; proven ability to effectively use Microsoft’s Office: Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Access, Outlook, Publisher, and One Note; proven ability to code and review macros in Excel (VBA Code) and to use statistical software including Mathematica, MathLab and PASW; proven ability to effectively use research software such as E-vestment Alliance, Morningstar (Direct/Principia), or Bloomberg.
Apply by resume only to Paul Martins, Chief Administrative Officer, Wainwright Investment Counsel, LLC, One Boston Place, Floor 41, Boston, Massachusetts 02108. Reference: AE24773