Research Analyst - Healthcare

Location
US - CA - San Francisco
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 14, 2017
Closes
Aug 13, 2017
Industry Sector
Asset Management
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors

Role & Responsibilities

  • Efficiently and aggressively maintain knowledge, contacts and, ultimately, insight into industry and company fundamentals
  • Identify and monitor the key issues that will drive each stock, seeking to maintain an edge, and synthesize your insights along with modelling and valuation work to develop stock recommendations
  • Leverage Allianz Global Investors’ Grassroots market research arm and develop other non-conventional data sources and analytical methods to obtain non-consensus insights
  • Provide timely and concise communications on your recommendations to Allianz Global Investors’ platform
  • Develop strong working relationships with PMs and effectively advocate ideas within the team
  • Participate in a wide-range of regularly scheduled meetings to review industry sector fundamentals and stock picks
  • Maintain ongoing knowledge of departmental procedures and update procedures as necessary

Experience, Qualifications, and Skills

  • 4+ years of experience researching and recommending stocks within Healthcare Services sector.  Strong working knowledge of microeconomics, finance, and accounting
  • Strong academic credentials, with MBA or CFA highly preferred
  • Strong industry contacts and knowledge

Success Criteria

  • Proven ability to conduct detailed fundamental analysis and reputation for innovative thinking
  • Proven stock-picking ability
  • Long/short experience is a strong plus
  • Exceptional business acumen and ability to develop peer-to-peer relationship with company senior management teams 
  • Ability to work well with others and build strong personal relationships
  • Extremely hard-working, high level of integrity and ambitious
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills