Newton, Global Research Analyst - Consumer Sector (12 month FTC)

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • BNY Mellon
  • 23 Nov 17 2017-11-23

Newton, Global Research Analyst - Consumer Sector (12 month FTC)

Newton Investment Management Limited is an active investment management firm, using thematic ideas about the long-term investment landscape to create and manage strategies that help secure its clients' futures. Newton thinks on a global basis, with its single London-based investment team working collaboratively across asset classes and regions. The firm builds bold solutions, designed to meet the real-world challenges the clients face, and the team manage them responsibly in the broadest sense - through embedding environmental, social and governance considerations, and engaging on issues that affect their clients. Those clients are based around the world, and include pension funds, corporations and charities and, via Newton's parent company BNY Mellon, individuals.
 
With offices in London and New York, Newton has £54.5bn (as at 31 March 2017) including assets managed by Newton Investment Management Limited as dual officers of Newton Capital Management Limited and The Bank of New York Mellon. News and other information about Newton is available at www.newton.co.uk and via Twitter: @NewtonIM
 
Newton employees are bright, inquisitive, thoughtful and collaborative. They are highly motivated to deliver performance and service to clients.  Newton pride themselves on being an employer of choice, with a flexible working environment and a commitment to diversity and opportunity among its employees. 
 
Newton is a professional, friendly and collegiate place to work. The firm looks to attract individuals who are keen to work as part of a team, in a meritocratic environment, and who are driven to help make the organisation a great place to work. 
 
 
The Role:
We are currently recruiting for a Global Research Consumer Analyst.
 
Newton is a long-only, global thematic investment House with a long-term investment approach. We are seeking to recruit a Consumer analyst to join our Global Research team on a fixed-term contract for 12 months. Research at Newton is a separately defined and equally valued career path. We have a team of career analysts, each having global sector responsibilities. The position will be based in London. 
The successful candidate will:
 
We are interested in an individual's ability to follow independent thought processes to reach well-argued conclusions. We look for individuals who demonstrate a genuine interest in the world and how it is developing. We prize the ability to think laterally and consider the bigger picture, as well as the ability to focus on the detail. The successful candidate should be a highly motivated self-starter with enthusiasm and commitment. The position requires strong social skills, self-confidence and the ability to be a team player.
 
Key Responsibilities:

  • To maintain a thorough knowledge of the process, products, trends and developments within the industry researched
  • To develop a clear view of the competitive position of both companies and products and of the capabilities of management
  • To have an understanding of the strategic position of the industry within the global economy
  • To actively contribute to the relevant internal Investment meetings, the research recommended lists and our strategic and economic frameworks
  • To make clear and focused stock recommendations suitable for the investment requirements of the house and maximising the return for our clients
  • To lead on the investment ideas initiated, while involving colleagues in the debate
  • To support investment ideas with timely and well written research and to be responsive to research prioritisations
  • To manage meetings with companies, ensuring that the meeting is well run, has appropriate attendance and facilitates an effective dialogue. Post meeting notes must be circulated
  • To undertake research which is creative and imaginative and not merely maintenance
  • To present investment information to Clients and Consultants in a clear and concise manner, tailoring the information presented to the audience's requirements
  • To liaise with Sales and Marketing as required
  • To represent Newton in the marketplace.
     
 

Qualifications
Key Requirements:
  • Proven experience as a buy or sell-side, preferably in the Consumer sector or as a Generalist investor
  • Excellent stock-level analytical skills
  • Ability to rapidly understand and assimilate global trends and changes relevant to the Consumer sector
  • Broad investment perspective in which to contextualise investment opportunities in the sector
  • Strong communication and presentation skills

For over 230 years, the people of BNY Mellon have been at the forefront of finance, expanding the financial markets while supporting investors throughout the investment lifecycle. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments & safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. BNY Mellon remains one of the safest, most trusted and admired companies. Every day our employees make their mark by helping clients better manage and service their financial assets around the world. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, clients count on the people of BNY Mellon across time zones and in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. It's the collective ambition, innovative thinking and exceptionally focused client service paired with a commitment to doing what is right that continues to set us apart. Make your mark: bnymellon.com/careers.

As one of the world's leading investment management organizations and one of the top U.S. wealth managers, BNY Mellon Investment Management combines agility, insight and scale to create and deliver strategies and solutions to address our clients' needs. Encompassing BNY Mellon's investment management firms, wealth management organization and global distribution teams, we draw on deep expertise to collaborate with clients and tailor our best ideas and resources to meet their specific needs. We pride ourselves on providing dedicated service through our network of global professionals who have a deep understanding of local requirements. With our extensive experience in anticipating and responding to the investment and financial needs of the world's governments, pension plan sponsors, corporations, foundations, endowments, advisors, intermediaries, individuals and families, and family offices, BNY Mellon Investment Management is dedicated to helping clients reach their goals.

BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Primary Location: United Kingdom-Greater London-London
Job: Asset Management
Internal Jobcode: 51474
Organization: Newton-HR06148
Requisition Number: 1713783

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