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.