Headge Fund Research Analyst

Employer
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Location
Boston, MA, USA
Salary
USD100000 - USD150000 per annum + bonus
Posted
12 Jun 2018
Closes
18 Jul 2018
Job Function
Hedge Funds
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors

Responsibilities include:

  • Rigorously review and monitor managers within the hedge fund program and client portfolios
  • Support the portfolio manager in sourcing and completing initial due diligence on any new managers
  • Complete performance attribution and exposure analysis on our portfolios and underlying managers
  • Regularly participate in calls and meetings with managers
  • Complete investment research memos, reports and presentations
  • Stay abreast of investment ideas and market trends, serving as a versatile and contributing member of the investment team
  • Contribute to the exploration and development of emerging areas of investment (e.g., secondary private equity market, infrastructure, Asia, distressed debt, etc.).
  • Support the investment and private client group on ad hoc projects related to hedge funds

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Economics, or other related area
  • 5 Years of work experience as a hedge fund research analyst or operational due diligence analyst
  • CFA or MBA is highly preferred
  • Relevant experience analyzing hedge fund and traditional asset class managers using factor analysis a plus
  • Strong Excel skills required, VBA a plus
  • Experience with Bloomberg, MPI and PerTrac are a plus
  • Excellent organizational, prioritization and time management skills
  • Intellectually curious, possess a comprehensive understanding of the hedge fund industry, capital markets and current market trends
  • Ability to thrive in an entrepreneurial environment
  • Willingness to travel
  • Visa Sponsorship is not available for this position

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