We are a boutique long-only equity investment manager specialising in Asian small cap stocks. We are hiring an equity analyst with zero to three years experience. This is an excellent opportunity for candidates seeking hands-on experience and training in equity analysis and portfolio management.
The candidate must be a Singapore citizen or Permanent Resident.
The candidate will be comfortable with accounting, economics, financial analysis, securities analysis, and related technical skills, including confidence in interpreting and analysing data.
Scope of work
- Work with the investment team to research and identify suitable equity investment opportunities. Financial analysis of listed companies across Asia, including detailed due diligence and valuation. Conduct research into sector, country and regional macro-economic issues. Assist in developing models, tools, and systems to enhance firm research, analysis and implementation capabilities. Involvement in trade implementation process.
Skills and qualities required
- An enquiring mind. Strong desire to engage in a wide range of portfolio management activities and enthusiasm for new, innovative ideas and opportunities. Must be capable of analysing and interpreting a company’s financial accounts and other disclosures.* Must be capable of valuing a company and its securities.* Must have experience of doing own in-depth research into a subject (for example as part of a university project or thesis/dissertation). Confidence with statistics, handling data and quantitative techniques. A preference for candidates with some coding experience and strong IT technical skills (e.g. use/development of databases, cross-platform systems development, etc.). Must be able to communicate effectively in English (both written and oral). Must be organised, self-disciplined and motivated to learn quickly as part of a small team in a boutique organisation. Must be a Singapore citizen or a Permanent Resident.
*These skills will be tested.