• GIR, Equity Research, SMID Biotech, Analyst/ Associate, NY

    Location(s) US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    2019-58006
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Analyst
    Function(s)
    General
    Region
    Americas
    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

    Working closely with the Senior Analyst and other members of the Biotechnology team, the goal of the Analyst/Associate is to:

    • Build strong industry knowledge of the biotech sector
    • Contribute to the generation and execution of investment ideas
    • Write reports/notes on companies under coverage and related companies
    • Communicate with the equities sales force and traders, clients and company managements
    • Interpret data and perform analysis on market, economic and technology trends
    • Develop financial models

     

    Basic Qualifications

    • PhD, MD, MS, or other advanced life sciences degree
    • Excellent analytical skills
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills
    • Proficiency in Excel
    • Attention to detail
    • Strong team orientation and ability to collaborate well with others

     

    Preferred Qualifications

    • 0-2+ years of experience in investment research, financial modelling and analysis
    • Demonstrated interest or previous experience in the biotech sector
    • Ability to evaluate a drug’s mechanism of action and clinical trial designs
    • Working knowledge of accounting, finance, and valuation
    • Ability to work in a fast-paced, high-energy environment
    • Comfortable taking initiative and being resourceful/entrepreneurial
    • Ability to multi-task and work with numerous teams
    • Progress toward earning the CFA designation

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

    We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

    We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html



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