Global Investment Research, Thematic Research, Analyst, London

Employer
Goldman Sachs International
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Apr 17, 2018
Closes
Apr 21, 2018
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
MORE ABOUT THIS JOB GLOBAL INVESTMENT RESEARCH
From macroeconomic forecasts to individual stock analysis, our team develops tools and insights to help shape investment strategies for clients and the firm. Our analysts work on client-focused research in the equity, fixed-income, currency, and commodities markets, mining big data that enters markets around the world each day to identify game-changing insights. You'll be part of a team that is intellectually curious, creative, analytical, and passionate about performing market research.

WHO WE ARE
The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high-net-worth individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in London, Frankfurt, Tokyo, Hong Kong and other major financial centers around the world.

DIVISION OVERVIEW
Goldman Sachs' Global Investment Research division delivers value-added research to clients in the equity, fixed income, currency and commodities markets. Goldman Sachs develops global client-focused research in economics, portfolio strategy, derivatives and equity and credit securities. Our clients use these insights and investment ideas to develop their strategies.

Global Investment Research produces original, fundamental research and analysis of industries, companies and economies. Our research teams continually identify and analyze financial information, strategic issues and trends that affect companies, industries and markets on a regional and global scale.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS JOB SUMMARY
The successful candidate would be working closely with senior analysts in the thematic research team to analyse global trends, industries and stock implications.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Researching and critically analysing market information
  • Auditing macro and industry data and statistics to draw cross-region and cross-sector investment trends
  • Assisting in compilation and writing of thematic research reports and investment recommendations for our clients
  • Building and maintaining models and datasets using advanced Excel
  • Keeping on top of company results and updates to build thematic exposure baskets
  • Developing relationships with internal and external clients including global sector teams
  • Handling requests for information from clients and other Goldman Sachs divisions
EXPERIENCE/SKILLS
  • Strong quantitative, analytical and technical skills - experience in excel and working with financial models
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills - both verbal and written
  • Excellent academic background - no specific degree background necessary
  • Desirable background(s) could include ACA qualified or part qualified, previous work in an investment bank or CFA qualified


ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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