Research Associate, Consumer

Piper Jaffray And Co
Galena Park, USA
Aug 31, 2020
Sep 18, 2020
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Position Description Research Associate - Consumer Location Various Locations Business Area Equity Research Employment Type Full Time
Piper Sandler is a leading middle market investment bank and institutional securities firm serving clients in the U.S. and internationally. Founded in 1895, the firm is headquartered in Minneapolis and has offices across the United States, London, Aberdeen and Hong Kong. We are currently seeking a Research Associate to join our Consumer team that will support our analyst who is based in Houston, TX.

  • Work in partnership with the senior analyst to conduct extensive company and industry research
  • Create financial models and valuation analyses
  • Write company reports, industry reports and investment recommendations
  • Meet with company management teams and interview company customers, suppliers and competitors
  • Make company visits and attend trade shows and industry conferences
  • As associates develop industry expertise, they will have additional responsibility for marketing their team's research and investment recommendations to our sales force and to institutional investors, venture capitalists and private and public companies

  • The associate position is a demanding and fast-paced job that requires the ability to think quickly on one's feet and work independently
  • Strong candidates will have an intense interest in the stock market and a demonstrated record of professional, academic and personal achievement
  • Outstanding interpersonal and written communication skills
  • Outstanding quantitative and organizational skills
  • A strong competitive spirit balanced by a proven ability to work as part of a team
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance required
  • Strong modeling experience required
  • Securities Industry Essentials, Series 86 and 87 required (or willingness to obtain)
  • Progress towards CFA a plus
  • Equity Research or Investment Banking experience in the consumer industry preferred