Public Markets Research Analyst - Chicago
Verus is in search of a Public Markets Research Analyst to join our Verus Seattle office. We also have offices in Los Angeles, San Francisco and Pittsburgh that this person can work out of as well, and candidates from Chicago are encouraged to apply. Candidates should have at least two years of research experience in finance or investments, investment manager research, external portfolio manager programs, and/or institutional investment consulting.
The Public Markets Research Analyst is primarily responsible for manager search report production, database maintenance and investment manager due diligence in several asset classes. Essential functions of the position include report production, investment manager monitoring and data management.
Verus is an independent, institutional investment consulting firm. Since 1986, we have been working closely with our clients and other professionals to add value to their investment portfolios by providing research driven investment solutions that address their specific needs. Through independent, conflict-free advice and investment expertise, our professionals strive to be the driving force that empowers clients to achieve their investment objectives. We are looking for a talented professional who embodies our firm values of diligence, professionalism, expertise, client service, and collaboration.
We offer a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, life, disability, and vision insurance; 401(k) program with a company match; profit sharing; section 125 cafeteria plan; CFA and other professional certifications sponsorship; 11 paid holidays; and 15 days of paid time off the first year of employment.
In addition, our boutique firm allows us to have an exceptionally convivial corporate culture with opportunities for career development and cross-departmental collaboration. On top of strengthening growth and partnerships in the work environment, Verus promotes happy and healthy living with a variety of employee appreciation initiatives, a good sense of humor, and several company events throughout the year.
Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Economics, Science or Liberal Arts
Progress toward CFA charter desirable
Master’s degree in finance or MBA a plus
Two or more years of research experience in finance or investments, manager research, external portfolio manager programs, and/or institutional consulting
To apply please visit our Verus Career Website here: https://www.verusinvestments.com/careers/
Verus is an Equal Opportunity Employer.