Biotech Analyst - hedge fund

Location
New York, USA
Salary
VERY competitive compensation package
Posted
21 Aug 2022
Closes
10 Sep 2022
Ref
16009113
Job Function
Hedge Funds
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Will gather and analyze industry information, build financial models and write reports on the biotech sector, market trends and biotech companies.

This role will utilize a broad range of disciplines and expertise both scientific (in-depth knowledge of therapeutic areas pursued by covered companies, drug mechanisms, their associated safety/efficacy profiles and clinical design strategies) and non-scientific (analyzing intellectual property, financial status and capital markets trends).

Position is a unique combination of science, medicine and finance at an investment management firm using multi-disciplinary approach for its investment process.

Role:

• Perform technical analysis for both prospective and existing public and private biotech investments

• Review, synthesize and present disease pathophysiology, drug mechanism of action, PK/PD, pre-clinical and clinical data, CMC/regulatory considerations and prevalence/incidence data for internally-generated reports and presentations

• Know, or be willing to learn, how to evaluate the above data points to generate actionable investment theses

• Monitor a variety of data sources to detect changes in fundamental and sentiment changes for companies and areas of interest while also identifying potential risks

• Maintain a skeptical approach to data interpretation with a focus on independent verification of assumptions

• Self-starter, quick learner, able to work with minimum supervision

Experience/Skills Requirements:

• Evaluate the full spectrum of early stage private to mature public biotech companies without using a fixed mindset

• Balance fundamental analysis with an appreciation for markets driven guidance, sentiment and indicators when performing research

• A strong passion for biotech investing in both the public and private spheres

• Experience at synthesizing highly complex information, distilling information into key/succinct questions, generating an investment thesis and testing one's thesis objectively is required

• Minimum of 4 years of experience in the healthcare or healthcare finance industry; this experience can be in venture capital, public investing, clinical or regulatory roles at a biotech or pharmaceutical company

• Excellent analytical, organizational, written and verbal communication

• Ability to take detailed notes in real time during presentations, company meetings and calls

• Excellent analytical, organizational, written and verbal communication

Upside:

Position offers:

• Great opportunity, role involves collaborating with top investment/portfolio manager, and biotech scientific and business community

• Firm offers very competitive compensation package, generous salary, bonus, benefits

• Collegiate/collaborative/professional culture

Please contact us for more details and confidential consideration

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