Senior Research Associate

Employer
A.B Bernstein
Location
Hong Kong
Salary
Competitive`
Posted
Oct 10, 2017
Closes
Oct 18, 2017
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors

Position Description We are looking for a Senior Research Associate to join the Hong Kong offices of Bernstein's premier Equity Research platform. Our industry teams are typically only two or three professionals in number, and you will have a high level of responsibility and be empowered to make an important contribution. As a Senior Research Associate, you will: • Acquire expertise in your sector working with a Senior Analyst who is a seasoned industry expert • Become adept at in-depth analysis of your industry and companies • Demonstrate thought leadership and make significant contributions to our highly differentiated written product and forward-looking financial analysis • Develop relationships with institutional clients, sales, trading as well as interact with senior management of companies in your industry We make a strong commitment to Associate development, and give you opportunities to rapidly gain visibility and incremental responsibility. While our culture is intellectually rigorous, it is also very collegial and fun - Associates participate in a range of activities including philanthropy, development and leadership programs, social events, mentoring and annual on- and off-sites. Qualifications Our Senior Research Associates typically possess: • Track records of outstanding academic performance, including honors and awards. Academic credentials typically include test scores and grades in the 90th percentile and above • Excellent broad-based analytical skills • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills • Strong quantitative backgrounds (may have credentials such as the CFA, ACA or CPA) • Relentless intellectual curiosity and a drive to excel at the highest level • Mandarin, Japanese or Korean language skills (verbal and written) preferred, but not required