Research Associate- Diversified Industries

25 York Street, Toronto, Canada
$70,000-$90,000 + benefits
Oct 16, 2019
Nov 15, 2019
Employment Type
Full Time

Desjardins Capital Markets is currently seeking a Research Associate in the Diversified Industries sector for its Equity Research team in Toronto.

You have an opportunity to work with an equity analyst on the publication of company and industry research reports and comments. Also, you have the opportunity to develop an in-depth understanding of the Diversified Industries sector and the institutional equity business.

Additional Responsibilities

  • Develop an expertise in the Diversified Industries sector.
  • Assist in the development of comprehensive company/industry specific financial and operational models.
  • Help maintain and develop sector specific databases.
  • Compile and evaluate industry information and research.
  • Assist in generating company and industry research reports and comments.
  • Provide analytical, quantitative and administrative support to the analyst as required.
  • Assist with ad-hoc projects, presentations and assignments as needed.
  • Liaise with sales, trading and other areas of the firm.

Other Working Condition

Number of job available : 1


  • Bachelor's degree in a related field
  • Minimum of four years of relevant experience
  • Undergraduate/graduate degree in engineering or business preferred and/or CFA, CPA or MBA
  • Experience in analyzing financial statements and creating financial models in Excel
  • Strong computer skills, highly analytical and meticulous
  • Previous experience in diversified industries sector (an asset)
  • Please note that other combinations of qualifications and relevant experience may be considered

Specific knowledge

  • Strong computer skills, including Excel, PowerPoint, Word, and Bloomberg in addition to sourcing data from the internet, Knowledge of VBA or programming (an asset)