Senior Asia and Technology Equity Analyst

Employer
Ameriprise Financial, Inc.
Location
Chicago, USA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 30, 2020
Closes
Sep 29, 2020
Ref
8351808
Job Function
Banking
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Job Description

The Senior Asia and Technology Equity Analyst is responsible for analyzing and investing client assets in smidcap, exchange-listed Chinese, Technology, and Japanese companies. Additionally, analysts construct valuation models for stock-listed Asia and Technology companies and advise Portfolio Managers on relative attractiveness of individual Asian and Technology equities.

Responsibilities

• Conduct due diligence on smidcap Chinese, Technology and Japanese-based companies by communicating with industry participants and tracking international and technology-sector trade press
• Model and analyze financials of Asia-domiciled companies, with an additional focus on Technology companies
• Construct valuation models for stock-listed Asia and Technology companies, taking into account valuations implicitly assigned to similar, privately-held assets through transactions involving local and other trade buyers
• Advise portfolio managers on relative attractiveness of individual Asia and Technology equities
• Follow legislative and political developments that may bear on portfolio companies and the macroeconomic environment
• Identify promising investment themes, and generate specific investment ideas from a universe of smaller Asia and Technology companies

Required Qualifications

• MBA or relevant advanced degree in a subject that provides skills and context for making successful investments in Chinese, Technology, and Japanese companies
• Minimum of 5 years' work experience in investment management, management consulting, corporate finance, private equity or strategy/planning experience within an operating company
• Eligibility to work in U.S. without company sponsorship
• Fluency in English plus Mandarin (preferred) or Japanese languages
• Demonstrated interest in China and Japan, and their economic and political issues proved through work and study experience
• Excellent quantitative, qualitative and investment management skills
• Strong math orientation and numerical aptitude
• Professional business and investment presence
• Ability to make decisions under uncertainty
• Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
• Ability to work well independently and collaborate as a member of a team which includes the ability to be flexible and adaptable, and take initiative on one's own

Preferred Qualifications

• Experience covering Chinese, Technology, and Japanese Equities
• CFA designation

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