Research Analyst, Private Equity

Chicago, Illinois
Competitive salary, annual incentives, great company culture!
12 Oct 2020
11 Nov 2020
Industry Sector
Consulting Firm
Employment Type
Full Time

Client Leadership - Our Vision

An independent investment consulting firm, Marquette Associates guides institutional investment programs with a focused client service approach and careful research grounded in real-world experience. We’ve served clients with a single mission for over 30 years – enable institutions to become more effective investment stewards.

Job responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Develop quantitative and qualitative analysis to support original Marquette research
  • Write white papers on topical and academic research topics as related to the capital markets
  • Assemble client education material
  • Write reports on investment managers for internal and client use 
  • Analyze overall market factors influencing the asset classes
  • Write research papers on the asset classes
  • Serve as a resource for consultants 
  • Present research/manager due diligence at meetings
  • Attend weekly Investment Committee meetings
  • Represent Marquette at investment conferences and annual meetings


  • Bachelor’s degree with 5-10 years investment related experience and progress towards CFA/CAIA 
  • Knowledge of private equity industry and managers preferred
  • Strong client service experience and ability to present information effectively and professionally
  • Strong attention to detail and highly organized with ability to work independently to meet deadlines
  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment and react to change positively
  • Strong Microsoft Office application skills with the ability to quickly learn new software applications
  • Critical thinking skills: a self-starter with excellent follow-up abilities
  • Professional communication and interpersonal skills

Marquette Associates offers competitive benefits, including medical, dental and vision coverage; flexible spending plans for health care and dependent care; generous time off benefits; 401(k) plan with company match and more.

To apply, please forward your resume to with the subject line “Research Analyst, Private Equity – Your Name”.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.