2 x Buy Side Equity Research Analysts - 1) Automotive - Greater China & 2) Hardware + A Shares Technology

  • Competitive Salary + Attractive Bonus
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • IPS Group (Asia) Limited
  • 16 Nov 17 2017-11-16

Our client is a globally renowned asset management firm and are looking for 2 Research Analysts to join their equity research team. Automotive analyst will focus on Hong Kong & China Automotive sector, whereas Hardware analyst will focus in Hardware market in Taiwan and Technology of the A Shares market. Open to candidates either coming from Sell Side or from another Buy Side asset management firm.

Responsibilities:

  • Generate successful investment ideas in your core areas' universe which are implementable and compliant with client and regulatory guidelines.
  • Measure performance against the investment objective (performance target or benchmark on buy vs. sell recommendations).
  • Proactively explore new investment opportunities and maintain up-to-date coverage within your sector.
  • Support or lead analyst covering the research that are material to the portfolios.
  • Update investment recommendations regularly to reflect changes in market pricing.
  • Research and document sound analytical conclusions.
  • Review / update the coverage universe to fit to the portfolio managers’ requirements including the identification of opportunities outside current coverage.
  • Communicate equity opinions and investment recommendations to portfolio managers and other interested parties.
  • Participate in strategy meetings; constructively challenge ideas / recommendations.
  • Provide input to departmental processes and procedures as appropriate in order to foster an environment of continuous improvement.


Requirements:

  • University graduate with degrees in related disciplines.
  • Minimum 5-8 years of buy side and / or sell side equity research within your sector focus
  • Open to either supporting analyst or lead analyst from sell side
  • Buy side analyst has to cover at least 50% of the core areas within your own portfolio
  • Strong interest / passion in the equity research in Buy Side
  • Fluent in Cantonese, Mandarin is a must and fluent English a plus 
  • Occasional travel is required.

To apply, please send your full resume, specify if you are applying for 1) Automotive or 2) Hardware + Technology sector, together with your current & expected salary to peter.ng@ipsgroupasia.com. All applications will be treated with strict confidentiality. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.