Junior Equity Research Analyst (F/M)

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • 28 Dec 17 2017-12-28

MAINFIRST is an independent, owner-managed European bank focused on the 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 are located in offices in Frankfurt, Munich, London, Milan, Paris, New York, Vienna and Zurich.

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

Junior Equity Research Analyst (F/M)

Role and responsibilities:

  • Full-time equity research (sell-side) analyst position covering the European banks sector
  • Experienced senior analyst as mentor
  • Building and maintaining financial models
  • Analysis of company reports and industry trends; drafting research reports and presentations
  • Interacting with companies under coverage, interpretation of company commentary
  • Communication with internal Sales department
  • Entrepreneurial environment with scope to progress to primary analyst role in due course


  • Completed university degree (Bachelor or Master) and understanding of financial markets
  • Accountancy knowledge and ability to model company accounts is essential. Knowledge of the banking industry an advantage.
  • Strong quantitative & analytical skills
  • Solid knowledge of MS Office programmes (in particular Excel)
  • 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
  • UK work permit required

This position offers the opportunity to develop a professional career in an 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.