Emerging Market Investment Analyst

Location
One hire for Boston and one hire for La Jolla office.
Salary
Salary commiserate with experience
Posted
24 Oct 2018
Closes
23 Dec 2018
Industry Sector
Asset Management
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Masters

Overview
Frontier Global Partners is a small but growing asset management firm with an investment focus that
spans developed, emerging and frontier markets. Our competitive advantage in equity investing lies
in our commitment to an investment philosophy rooted in behavioral finance and implementation
through a disciplined investment process.

We look for individuals with the capacity, temperament and passion for investing in a dynamic,
boutique organization. We seek candidates who will improve our team's abilities and diversity of
thought while also showing high potential for fit in terms of work ethic and making a constructive
contribution to our organizational culture.

Candidate Profile

  • Entrepreneurial, team‐oriented, investment professional
  • Minimum 3 years of security analysis experience, preferably in Emerging Markets (specifically LATAM, Asia)
  • MBA and/or CFA designation preferred
  • Proficient in fundamental security research including financial statement analysis and
  • modeling across multiple industries in multiple regions
  • Familiar with quantitative methodologies, statistical analysis, performance attribution, risk
  • management and trading
  • Working knowledge of industry tools (e.g. Bloomberg, FactSet)
  • Passionate about working in Emerging Markets
  • Ability to travel both domestic and international

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Position reports to the Chief Investment Officer and/or portfolio manager for emerging markets
  • product
  • Serves as a collaborative member of the investment team
  • Conduct and assist with security analysis
  • Identify promising investment themes, and generate specific investment ideas from a universe
  • of Emerging Market companies
  • Follow legislative and political developments that may affect portfolio companies and the
  • macroeconomic environment
  • Participate in meetings and conference calls with analysts and prospective investments
  • Travel to emerging market countries for research trips
  • Ability to speak confidently and professionally in meetings with clients and prospects
  • Logistics
  • Location – La Jolla, CA  and Boston, MA
  • Compensation – salary, and bonus opportunity, commensurate with experience
  • Flexible vacation, sick time and holiday calendar
  • Potential for future equity participation
  • Competitive benefits offered