Global Investment Research, Equity Research, Analyst Research Training Program – Salt Lake City

Location(s) US-UT-Salt Lake City
Job ID
2018-43120
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Analyst
Function(s)
General
Region
Americas
Division
Global Investment Research
Business Unit
Global Equity Research
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

GLOBAL INVESTMENT RESEARCH

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. 

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

GOLDMAN SACHS FIRM OVERVIEW

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 high-net-worth individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in London, Frankfurt, Tokyo, Hong Kong and other major financial centers around the world.

 

DIVISIONAL OVERVIEW

Global Investment Research (GIR) provides investment recommendations by generating fundamental research and analysis of companies, industries, markets and economies. GIR analysts help our clients achieve superior returns through our creative, differentiated investment insights and ideas. Our clients include mutual funds, hedge funds and pension funds, among others.

 

POSITION – BUSINESS ANALYST, ANALYST RESEARCH TRAINING PROGRAM

The role of the GIR Business Analyst based in Salt Lake City (SLC) is to support global equity and credit research teams located in New York, San Francisco, Houston, and/or Sao Paulo by compiling, analyzing, and summarizing data and other information. The role will focus not only on quantitative tasks such as developing financial and industry models, but also on contributions to the production of fundamental equity and credit  research reports.

 

ANALYST RESEARCH TRAINING PROGRAM (ART) OVERVIEW

  • The program with a focus on:
  • Valuation techniques
  • Modeling techniques
  • Market data/market movement
  • Writing thought leading research
  • Series licensing

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

Working closely with the Senior Analyst and other team members, the goal of the SLC ART Business Analyst is to:

  • Develop strong industry and company knowledge
  • Build and maintain financial models
  • Interpret data and perform analysis on market , economic, and industry trends
  • Write reports/notes on companies under coverage
  • Update and maintain monthly reports, marketing books, weekly reports, and valuation sheets
  • Contribute to the generation and execution of investment ideas
  • Respond to ad hoc requests from clients, sales, and traders

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree with strong academic track record
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Meticulous attention to detail and strong organizational skills
  • Exceptional analytical skills, lateral thinking, and judgment
  • A proactive approach and a high level of enthusiasm; strong team orientation
  • Excellent skills in Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Ability to meet aggressive deadlines

 

 

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

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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