RS Growth Associate

Location
San Francisco, California
Salary
Open
Posted
Jul 30, 2019
Closes
Aug 29, 2019
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors

RS Investments is seeking a highly intelligent and self-motivated research associate to provide support in the investment process working with senior analysts on all facets of the research process.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with senior analysts on identification and due diligence of investment ideas
  • Business sector research
  • Review public documents, trade journals, buy-side journals
  • Conduct third party research calls
  • Perform channel checks
  • Assist in earnings calls and updating models
  • Monitor existing holdings

Desired Skills and Experience

Qualifications & Required Skills:

  • Solid understanding of financial concepts and strong financial modeling skills
  • Ability to work well independently and as part of a team
  • Strong written and verbal skills
  • Highly motivated, self-starter and resourceful
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Intellectual curiosity
  • Passion for investing
  • Proficient in Excel, Bloomberg
  • Modeling skills preferred

Experience & Education:

  • Three to five years buy side or sell side experience, buy side preferred
  • CFA level 1 or higher preferred

Technology experience preferred