Global | GIR

Location(s) IN-Bengaluru
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Full Time
Investment Research
Global Investment Research
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From macroeconomic forecasts to individual stock analysis, our team develops tools and insights to help shape investment strategies for clients and the firm. Our analysts work on client-focused research in the equity, fixed-income, currency, and commodities markets, mining big data that enters markets around the world each day to identify game-changing insights. You’ll be part of a team that is intellectually curious, creative, analytical, and passionate about performing market research. 


Role overview:
The Data Management team is responsible for: managing the publishing workflow of our coverage and analyst setups for various disciplines within GIR; the contact and interest details of our clients; managing entitlements for clients to view our research on 3rd party sites; maintaining internal databases for the division; and working with GIR Management to execute divisional endeavors to enhance research products and infrastructure.


Job Responsibilities:
Work with other members of the Data Management Team in Bengaluru and New York to perform data collection, data quality assurance and reporting functions to senior management for the following key divisional projects:
 Coverage Management – work with sector analyst teams and the Research Publishing Group to enter and manage relevant company data in the GIR database. Specific responsibilities include:
o Data entry and maintenance of GIR coverage information for equity securities and credit issuers, globally
o Perform data quality checks on pricing and corporate action events
o Work closely with global GIR offices to define and implement consistent workflow around the management and reporting of coverage data
 Client Data Management – responsible for data collection of relevant client relationship information, including:
o The collection, interpretation and entry of broker vote and client feedback data
o Ensure the data integrity and quality of the data that is entered into the Global Broker Vote system
o Support broker vote reporting for regular and ad-hoc requests from GIR Management teams
o Manage permissioning of clients to access GIR published research on various platforms
o Maintain contact and interest details of our clients in smaRt, the GIR CRM database
 Project management-support endeavors for different DMG workflow tracks
o Ability to define project goals and meet deadlines
o Effectively liaison with different stakeholders
o Familiar with UAT processes to support GIR initiatives
 Analyst Scorecard – tracks a variety of metrics related to analyst performance including results from broker review, stock picking performance and model quality etc. Specific responsibilities would include:
o Detailed audit of year-end Scorecard reports to ensure accuracy of metrics and to ensure that calculations and quartiles are functioning properly
o Assist in UAT/project management of year-end audit


Basic Qualifications:
 Minimum of 2-3 years relevant work experience
 Strong analytical and decision making skills, with high attention to detail and data accuracy
 Solid understanding of databases and reporting tools
 Strong communication (oral and written) and negotiation skills
 Advanced Excel skills required; VBA/Macro/SAS writing experience a plus
 Knowledge of project management processes

Preferred Qualifications:
 Good business judgment, the ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
 Ability to problem solve and logically resolve complex issues


The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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