Research Associate

New York City, New York (US)
Base + Bonus + Benefits
Nov 17, 2017
Entry Level
Metro Area
New York
Full Time

Job Title: Research Associate

Location: Midtown, Grand Central

Job Summary: Fast-growing boutique research firm seeking entry-level Research Associate. We provide investment intelligence to institutional investors by using old-fashioned journalism techniques to get at the real story of what's happening in businesses. We are entrepreneurial and friendly with tremendous room for growth in a variety of areas.

A Research Associate identifies and locates appropriate sources for interviews using various databases.  Ensuring integrity and compliance throughout the process. Must be fast, detail-oriented, and adaptable. The ideal candidate is curious with a hunger to learn, passionate about research, and willing to go the extra step. 

In addition to gathering sources, the candidate must also identify a path that interests them, whether it’s interviewing sources, editing calls, conducting in-depth database research helping with business development, etc.

Our focus is not quantitative research. This is NOT a medical or laboratory research firm.


  • Bachelor's degree in journalism or finance preferred. All degrees in writing and business encouraged to apply. 
  • Foreign language a plus 
  • Familiarity with Factiva, Lexis Nexis, Quickbase, and other research databases a plus. 
  • Experience in finance, business journalism, or editing a plus. 

Compensation: Salary in high 30s plus bonuses and benefits. 

Please send cover letter and resume.

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