Entry-level Research Associate

Location
286 Madison Avenue Suite 1002 New York NY 10017
Salary
Competitive Salary & benefits package
Posted
Mar 21, 2019
Level
Entry Level
Metro Area
New York
Duration
Full Time

Job Title: Entry-level 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, and provides support throughout the project cycle. As a fast – growing firm, there are opportunities for associates to pursue meaningful projects beyond the scope of their role. Must be fast, detail-oriented, and adaptable. The ideal candidate is curious, innovative, and enjoys learning a new skill.

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. We do not manage portfolios or provide investment advice. This is NOT a medical or laboratory research firm.

Qualifications:

  • All degrees in writing, business management, and liberal arts encouraged to apply.
  • Fluency in a foreign languages, particularly Spanish, French, German, and Portuguese, is a plus.
  • Familiarity with Factiva, Lexis Nexis, Quickbase, and other research databases is a plus.
  • We're looking for someone who can start on April 15th, 2019. We encourage college seniors graduating in May and looking for a job to apply.  Please note the position is based in New York City. We do not cover moving costs.

Compensation: Competitive salary and benefits package.

Please upload resume and cover letter as one document.

 

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