Hiring - Equity Long/Short Analyst

Hi all, description of the role below. If you are passionate about markets and fit the requirements below, this should be a fairly unique opportunity. Please email me your CV on the following email: shad_penne_0p[ at ]icloud[ dot ]com (not my real name). I will of course be able to share the name of the fund along with more specifics after the initial vetting stage

European Long/Short Equity Analyst – USD10Bn AuM Hedge Fund

The fund is a multi-billion dollar active manager across multiple asset classes. It focusses on delivering strong investment performance with attractive risk-adjusted returns for its clients, supported by rigorous analysis.

The Long/Short Equity Analyst will work closely with the Portfolio Manager. A core focus of the role will be:

-       Conduct proprietary research and bottom-up fundamental analysis, based on publicly available data gathered from company filings and independent research sources, as well as through engagement with external stakeholders such as company management or consultants

-       Carrying out full financial analysis, including the construction of detailed 3-statement models

-       Creating and maintaining data trackers and valuation sheets (DCF/LBO/Comps)

-       In-depth assessments of business models and investment risks

-       Monitor as well as interpreting relevant news flow in a timely manner

The Analyst will be an active member of the investment process.

Specific requirements:

-       Strong analytical and financial modelling skills

-       A desire to dig deep on specific and complex topics in order to reach commercially actionable conclusions

-       An ability to communicate clearly and concisely even when under pressure

-       Demonstrated ability to work independently

This role presents an exciting opportunity for the successful candidate to enhance their investment skills.


-       The ideal candidate should have 2-4 years of work experience at a top sell-side or buy-side firm

-       Proven expertise in financial analysis

-       A deep understanding of accounting

-       Strong commercial acumen and sound judgment in assessing risks/rewards

-       Excellent attention to detail and organizational skills

-       Excellent academic background

-       CFA qualification or path towards charter a plus

Desirable Traits

-       High degree of curiosity and intellectual honesty

-       Energy and passion

-       Eagerness to learn and take on responsibility

-       Proactive approach to take ownership of duties and responsibilities

-       Strong communication skills, both written and verbal

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