Associate Analyst - Equities Research

Employer
T. Rowe Price International
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive plus Benefits
Posted
Sep 27, 2017
Closes
Nov 16, 2017
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors

 

The successful candidate should have modelling experience and working knowledge of accounting and finance coupled with a keen interest and passion for investing.  Working alongside experienced investors on our global platform will help you learn the necessary skills to develop into a successful investor.


PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Models corporate financial statements into the future (minimum of 5 years) to assess potential company earnings and cash flow.  
  • Evaluates corporate financial statement outputs to assess the worth of the company using multiple techniques such as discounted cash flow analysis, price-to-earnings ratio and price-to-cash flow ratios.
  • Participates in conference calls to review companies' interim results and quickly assimilates the information to assist the Analysts in their investment decisions.
  • Attends company investor days, investment conferences, and field trips, and reports key findings.
  • Handles various projects such as supply chain analysis, proprietary surveys, managing stock valuation lists for possible buys/sells, and quantitative screening of companies which in turn provides information to Analysts that help make them more effective buy/sell decisions.

 

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES / SKILLS / QUALIFICATIONS

Required:

  • Academic excellence
  • Strong and demonstrable financial analysis experience including accounting & financial modelling skills
  • Minimum of 2 years relevant experience (buy-side, sell-side, M&A banking, private equity)
  • Strong interest and knowledge of financial markets, especially public equities
  • Candidate should be highly motivated, with strong communication and interpersonal skills

Preferred:

  • Personal and/or professional investment experience
  • Competitive nature
  • Experience with market data services (ex. Factset, Bloomberg etc.)
  • CFA designation or in progress