• Competitive
  • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Citi Australia
  • 19 Sep 17

Associate (Research)

Associate (Research)

  • Primary Location: Australia,New South Wales,Sydney
  • Education: Associate's Degree/College Diploma
  • Job Function: Research
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Travel Time: No
  • Job ID: 17060270


Description

Position Summary / Overall Purpose of the Job
The Strategy team will formulate and disseminate the firm's equity market outlook, equity portfolio strategy advice and multi-asset allocation. The Associate will support the Strategist by developing and maintaining financial models and databases, writing research reports and engaging with institutional investor clients and sales & trading.
Key Accountabilities:
  • Compiling economic and financial data into robust models and databases
  • Responding to client requests and liaising with and presenting to clients
  • Collaborating with Macro and Fundamental teams to produce joint and multi-asset research
  • Expeditiously originate and publish research reports and presentations in a clear and succinct manner
  • Assisting internal sales and trading teams in the timely analysis of topical issues in the market
  • Drive weekly publications and contribute to the origination of proactive thematic research


Qualifications

Qualifications / Experience Required
  • Tertiary qualifications in economics, finance or related quantitative fields
  • 3-5 years of relevant experience in a similar strategy or security analysis role.
  • Excellent financial / econometric modelling & analytical skills
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Able to interrogate and utilize third party market data e.g. Bloomberg, Factset, dataStream
  • Capable of original thought and sound judgment
  • Demonstrated work ethic and willingness to work under time constraints
  • Strong verbal and written communication and presentation skills
  • Organized and detail oriented
  • A passion for financial markets and genuinely interested in a dynamic environment
When you work at Citi, you'll be working for an organisation that truly has a global footprint and a powerful network that spans the globe. We celebrate individual ingenuity and leverage the diversity of our people in order to drive high performance. Through dedicated support, training and resources, we promote our talent and future leaders to bring about lasting and positive impact. Citi continues to be an Employer of Choice for Women and supports a flexible work environment.

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