Research Analyst, Janney Capital Management (JCM)

Location
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Salary
Salary plus potential bonus eligibility
Posted
Oct 10, 2017
Closes
Nov 09, 2017
Ref
455-857
Certifications
CFA Charterholder
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors

JCM SUMMARY

 

JCM is based in Pittsburgh and provides investment management services to high net worth individuals, corporations and institutions.  JCM manages approximately $4 billion in client assets, including equities, fixed income and cash.  JCM’s primary strategies include an all-cap core equity strategy, equity income strategy, global small cap equity strategy, and asset allocation strategies primarily employing exchange-traded funds.  JCM combines quantitative screening and fundamental research to select investments in the construction of client portfolios.  JCM manages client assets in separately managed accounts with multiple custodians. 

 

POSITION SUMMARY

 

This individual will function as a team member in portfolio construction and equities selection, working with senior investment professionals.  As JCM continues to grow and change/enhance its offerings, job responsibilities are expected to change accordingly. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Conduct research on sectors, industries, and individual companies as assigned. 
  • Synthesize third-party research effectively. 
  • Maintain data on current and prospective investments. 
  • Maintain and develop analytical models on specific investments. 
  • Prepare committee presentations and internal research reports, and compile supporting information. 
  • Support regular reporting on model performance and status and on market data.
  • Maintain and enhance our analytical infrastructure, including our regular evaluation models and quantitative screening models

Required Skills:

  • Highly numerate.
  • Strong problem solving skills; ability to learn and integrate new concepts.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate.
  • Proficiency in mathematics, accounting, finance and economics essential.
  • Timeliness and accuracy; attention to detail.
  • Ability to analyze financial statements and develop historical and projected financial spreadsheets.
  • Ability to work effectively in team setting.
  • Ability to source information and develop presentations and supporting information independently.
  • Demonstrated skills in relevant information technology to support investment management functions.
  • Commitment to investment management essential.