Business Analyst, L/S Equity

New York City, New York (US)
The annual base salary range for this role is $125,000-$165,000 which does not include discretionary
Mar 13, 2023
Apr 12, 2023
Job Function
Hedge Funds
Industry Sector
Asset Management
Employment Type
Full Time

A Career with Point72’s Investments Team in the Office of the CIO

The Office of the Chief Investment Officer, led by co-CIO Harry Schwefel, supports the success and development of our long/short discretionary investment professionals, oversees our sector executive, portfolio construction, and liquidity groups, and continues to advance the tools and resources available to our teams.

We are currently seeking a highly motivated Business Analyst to join our team. In this role, you will be responsible for performing analytics and supporting strategic initiatives of the group, specifically related to our long/short equity investments.

What you’ll do

  • Continuously evaluate the construction and returns of the firm’s long/short equity portfolios
  • Develop portfolio construction insights and recommendations to firm management and portfolio managers
  • Perform analytics on portfolios, markets, and business units
  • Deliver process excellence across the team’s critical workflows, including daily analytics, capital allocation, and business planning
  • Help execute the strategic agenda for the broader CIO group
  • Collaborate across the broader CIO team, including with talent recruiting, professional development, operations, compliance and others
  • Be creative and commercial

What’s required

  • The ideal candidate is analytically minded with a high degree of intellectual curiosity and eagerness to learn
  • High level of urgency, accountability, and commerciality
  • Ability to learn to conduct analysis using the unit’s existing Python-based research environment
  • Demonstrated technical proficiency in a coding language or tools like Excel and SQL
  • Diligence and organizational skills
  • Interest in core finance and investing concepts
  • Commitment to the highest ethical standards

We take care of our people

We invest in our people, their careers, their health, and their well-being. When you work here, we provide:

  • Private Medical and Dental Insurances
  • Generous parental and family leave policies
  • Volunteer Opportunities
  • Support for employee-led affinity groups representing women, people of color and the LGBT+ community
  • Mental and physical wellness programs
  • Tuition assistance
  • A 401(k) savings program with an employer match and more 

About Point72

Point72 Asset Management is a global firm led by Steven Cohen that invests in multiple asset classes and strategies worldwide. Resting on more than a quarter-century of investing experience, we seek to be the industry’s premier asset manager through delivering superior risk-adjusted returns, adhering to the highest ethical standards, and offering the greatest opportunities to the industry’s brightest talent. We’re inventing the future of finance by revolutionizing how we develop our people and how we use data to shape our thinking. For more information, visit

The annual base salary range for this role is $125,000-$165,000 which does not include discretionary bonus compensation or our comprehensive benefits package. Actual compensation offered to the successful candidate may vary from posted hiring range based upon geographic location, work experience, education, and/or skill level, among other things.

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