Institutional Equity Research Associate - CPG Retail

Compensation based on performance, competitive with industry + bonus
Aug 12, 2019
Sep 11, 2019
Industry Sector
Investment Bank
Employment Type
Full Time

AltaCorp Capital Inc. provides institutional services including Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions, Equity Financings, Debt Capital Markets, Acquisitions & Divestitures, Equity Research and Sales & Trading.

Position Summary:

With the expansion of our Equity Research group in Toronto, we are looking to add Research Associates to support a number of activities of our Research group and our team of Research Analysts.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Input and manipulate data in company financial models and able to create exhibits suitable for publishing and analysis.
  • Maintenance of industry databases and company-specific spreadsheets.
  • Assist in generating research publications including writing, editing and final report preparation.
  • Conduct primary research from industry and financial sources.
  • Prepare and maintain marketing presentations as required.
  • Liaise with sales, trading and other areas of the firm within regulatory guidelines.


  • Strong accounting, financial modeling, technical and writing skills.
  • Industry experience in retail, consumer packaged goods, agriculture or diversified industries.
  • Experience working with market data sets and add-ins including Bloomberg, Thomson, FactSet and Capital IQ.
  • Excellent command of Microsoft Office.
  • Ability to perform under pressure and meet tight deadlines, sometimes for extended periods.
  • Ability to multi-task and manage several on-going projects at the same time with a client oriented focus.
  • Self-motivated, hardworking and detail-oriented.

Education & Professional Accreditation:

  • An undergraduate degree in business with a focus on accounting and/or finance.
  • An MBA, CPA or enrolment in the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) program is a definite asset.

Qualified applicants are invited to submit an email with resume and cover letter to All applications will be held in strict confidence.

We thank all candidates for their interest but only those applicants selected will be contacted.