Global Investment Research, European Research Merchandising, Analyst/Associate

Location(s) UK-London
Job ID
2018-43143
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Analyst
Function(s)
Human Resources
Region
EMEA
Division
Global Investment Research
Business Unit
Global Equity Research
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

GLOBAL INVESTMENT RESEARCH

From macroeconomic forecasts to individual stock analysis, our team develops tools and insights to help shape investment strategies for clients and the firm. Our analysts work on client-focused research in the equity, fixed-income, currency, and commodities markets, mining big data that enters markets around the world each day to identify game-changing insights. You’ll be part of a team that is intellectually curious, creative, analytical, and passionate about performing market research. 

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

WHO WE ARE

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high-net-worth individuals.

 

DIVISION OVERVIEW

Goldman Sachs’ Global Investment Research division delivers value-added research to clients in the equity, fixed income, currency and commodities markets. Goldman Sachs develops global client-focused research in economics, portfolio strategy, derivatives and equity and credit securities. Our clients use these insights and investment ideas to develop their strategies.

 

JOB SUMMARY

Working as an analyst/associate in the Research Merchandising team, focused on curating and communicating Goldman Sachs European Investment Research.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Curating Goldman Sachs Investment Research for use by a wide range of stakeholders 
  • Creating commercial, impactful summaries of GS research, joining the dots between macro and micro themes.
  • Engaging with traders, equity salespeople and research analysts to maximise commercial impact of GS research
  • Providing daily market colour for external and internal client groups, leveraging Investment Research content.
  • Developing strategies to maximise the impact of GS thought leading research amongst various stakeholders
  • Responding to internal and external client requests pertaining to GS research

 

EXPERIENCE/SKILLS

  • Strong academic background
  • Minimum of two years of work experience in a finance-related environment (preferably with focus on European equities). 
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills (fluency in English language is vital)
  • Excellent teamwork and interpersonal skills
  • Strong client service orientation
  • Candidate must be an enthusiastic self-starter with the ability to be proactive and prioritise
  • Must be intellectually curious and have the desire to develop financial markets knowledge
  • Ability to synthesis complex ideas in a concise, commercial written form

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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