Job ID 361765
We are seeking a highly motivated and analytically inclined individual to join our team as a Trainee Investment Analyst. This entry-level position is an excellent opportunity for a recent graduate or someone with a strong interest in finance and investments to gain hands-on experience in analysing and evaluating investment opportunities, building financial models, and conducting industry research.
Investment Analysis and Research
* Conduct thorough industry, company, and market research to identify and evaluate potential investment opportunities.
* Perform qualitative and quantitative analysis on investment opportunities, including financial statement analysis, valuation, and risk assessment.
* Assist in the development and maintenance of financial models to support investment decisions and recommendations.
* Monitor and analyse market trends, economic indicators, and industry news to inform investment strategies.
Portfolio Monitoring and Reporting
* Track and evaluate the performance of investments in the portfolio, identifying trends and areas for improvement.
* Assist in preparing regular reports on the performance and progress of investments, including attribution analysis, risk management, and portfolio updates.
* Support the preparation of investment committee materials and presentations, summarizing research findings and recommendations.
Collaboration and Communication
* Collaborate effectively with team members, sharing insights, findings, and ideas to support the development of investment strategies.
* Contribute to team discussions and presentations, providing thoughtful input and asking relevant questions.
* Communicate clearly and concisely, both in writing and verbally, to present findings and recommendations to team members and senior management.
* Actively seek opportunities to expand knowledge and skills in finance, investments, and industry-specific topics.
* Attend relevant training sessions, workshops, and seminars to enhance analytical and technical abilities.
* Develop a strong understanding of the firm's investment philosophy, strategy, and process.
* Bachelor's degree in finance, economics, accounting, business, or a related field.
* Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with a keen attention to detail.
* Familiarity with financial concepts, including financial statement analysis, valuation, and risk assessment.
* Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel.
* Basic understanding of financial markets and investment concepts.
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
* Ability to work effectively in a team-oriented environment.
* Self-motivated, with a strong work ethic and a commitment to continuous learning and improvement.
Prior internship or relevant work experience in finance or investments is a plus.
Familiarity with financial modelling and valuation techniques.
What We Offer:
Competitive salary and benefits package.
A collaborative and supportive work environment that fosters professional growth and development