Investment Analyst

Saint Louis, Missouri (US), Chicago, Illinois
Competitive salary with bonus opportunity
13 Sep 2022
13 Oct 2022
Job Function
Performance Analysis
Industry Sector
Consulting Firm
Employment Type
Full Time

Cardinal Investment Advisors is a national investment consulting firm serving institutional investors with offices in St. Louis and Chicago. We assist our clients in developing, implementing, and sustaining their investment strategies. This includes asset-liability and asset allocation studies, investment manager searches, capital market research, and investment performance analysis.

Cardinal has a team-oriented culture that fosters creativity and diversity of ideas. We are looking to attract and retain an experienced, hard-working, and service-minded individual.



  • Accurately produce performance presentations for client meetings including commentary, investment characteristics, and investment results Reconcile investment performance from various data sources using Cardinal’s proprietary analytics Analyze and interpret investment performance and characteristics Interact directly with clients and other investment personnel Accurate data input and attention to detail Work in a team environment to support analysts and consultants on various investment related tasks Occasional travel to meet with clients or investment professionals


  • You have a bachelor’s degree You have a minimum of three to five years of overall work experience You have general investment knowledge You possess strong Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint experience You can communicate professionally in written and verbal interactions You have strong analytical skills and a high level of attention to detail You can work independently, multi-task, and manage your time effectively You are motivated to invest time and effort into your professional development You are currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis You have Insurance Company experience, preferred but not required You have Business Intelligence experience, preferred but not required


  • Competitive salary with bonus opportunity Medical, dental, & disability insurance, healthcare spending account, retirement contributions Opportunity for advancement based on performance and personal growth Education reimbursement opportunities for pursuing CIPM, CFA or CPA Parking or commuting reimbursement Dedicated support for volunteer, community and/or industry involvement


To apply, email with your resume and cover letter telling us about your career journey, what attracts you to institutional investment consulting, and why you are interested in becoming a member of the Cardinal team.

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