Junior Equity Research Analyst (F/M)

  • Competitive
  • Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany
  • Permanent, Full time
  • 07 Feb 18 2018-02-07

MAINFIRST is an independent, owner-managed European bank focused on capital markets, including full equities brokerage capabilities (research, sales, trading and execution), investment banking and asset management. As a partnership, we pursue long-term client relationships and are able to take an entrepreneurial approach, delivering innovative solutions to both our institutional and corporate clients. Our 180 staff is located in offices in Frankfurt, Munich, London, Milan, Paris, New York and Zurich.

For our Research Department in Frankfurt we are looking for a:

                                                             Junior Equity Research Analyst (F/M)


Role and responsibilities:

  • Full-time equity research (sell-side) analyst position covering German Small and Midcap stocks
  • Each Junior Analyst will have an experienced senior analyst as mentor
  • Building and maintaining financial models
  • Analysis of company reports and industry trends; drafting research reports and presentations
  • Regular interaction with companies under coverage, either on C- or IR-level; interpretation of company commentary
  • Active communication with the internal Sales and Trading department
  • Early participation in analyst marketing roadshows and relationship building with MAINFIRST’s institutional investor client base
  • Entrepreneurial environment with scope to progress to a primary analyst role  very quickly



  • Completed university degree (Bachelor or Master) and deep understanding of financial markets
  • Strong quantitative & analytical skills
  • Knowledge and ability to model company accounts is essential. Knowledge of the banking industry an advantage.
  • Presentation skills and ability to actively market an equity story to internal and external clients
  • Solid knowledge of MS Office programmes (in particular Excel and Powerpoint)
  • High attention to detail and ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Fluent written and spoken English. Additional knowledge of French or Italian would be an advantage


This position offers the opportunity to develop a professional career in a striving international environment with flat hierarchies and extensive exposure to experienced senior professionals. Successful candidates will be part of a fast growing investment bank with a young and dynamic team. Junior team members are encouraged to assume responsibility quickly.

We look forward to receiving your detailed application including cover letter, CV and relevant certificates.

MAINFIRST BANK AG, Kennedyallee 76, 60596 Frankfurt, Germany – email: jennifer.buhlmann@mainfirst.com.