SID Analyst - APAC
Cape Town - ABSA on Grove
What’s in it for you :
Live research between issuers and buyside
Feedback directly into Investor Relations department of client
Analytical skills on market sector and stock flows : the rationale behind shareholders’ investment decisions
Exposure to Ipreo back-end systems, research methodology, and training in expanding our contacts universe
Further training in shareholder identification, Excel, fund flow analytics, report writing where required
Exposure to whole Investor Relations workflow including contact management, shareholder targeting, perception, earnings breakdown, roadshow planning
Opportunity to craft and develop daily, weekly, monthly and quarterly reports & feedback to issuers and key market players
What you’ll work on :
As a Market Intelligence Analyst, you will be responsible for consulting with companies in Europe regarding their institutional shareholder base and equity trading activity.
The position of an Analyst in the Market Intelligence Group is a multi-faceted one that requires verbal communications skills, writing skills, research skills, analytical abilities, and financial acumen.
Ipreo provides hands-on training in an atmosphere that fosters teamwork and emphasizes client service.
Successful analysts at Ipreo are detail-oriented, committed to client service, exhaustive researchers, and self-starters.
Active telephone communication with clients and the investment community are required for success in this role.
What we look for : Essential Requirements
Bachelor’s / Master’s Degree or working towards, preferably with a concentration in business, finance, or economics. However, all majors will be considered
A minimum of one year of business / financial-oriented experience is required, preferably in Market Intelligence, Shareholder Identification, and / or Investor Relations
Desired Requirements :
Prefer familiarity with Factset, Bloomberg, Reuters, etc.
Complete Excel mastery & data manipulation skills essential
Additional language skills are advantageous, in particular Japanese and Chinese
Skills Required :
Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite of products
Good communication skills, including written and verbal
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with deadlines and multi-tasking abilities
Strong phone skills
The candidate must have a willingness to reach out to various parties in the corporate and investment communities
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