Hedge Fund Analyst

New York Permanent
  • Opportunity to be an investment idea generator at a $400mm Hedge Fund
  • Lean team, excellent culture, equities-focused

About Our Client

Investment Analyst at a $400mm Africa equities-focused Hedge Fund. Fund has strong track record and is looking to add another investment professional to their team.

Job Description

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Description

$400mm, Africa equities-focused hedge fund is looking to add an Analyst to their investment team. The fund has a strong performance record and this hire is necessary as the team is looking to grow. Founders have buyside and EMEA experience and have been able to establish a great track record over the last 6 years.The analyst will be part of a lean investment team (currently 3 professionals) where they will be responsible for:

Generation and evaluation of investment ideas
Monitoring of current positions
Analyzing financial statements, market research and building financial models to support their views

The Successful Applicant

The fund is open to experience but prefers:

1-5 years Accounting/Financial Analysis experience
Strong interpersonal skills, entrepreneurialism, ability to think independently and be part of a team
French and/or Arabic fluency, a plus
FinTech experience, a plus
Openness to travel to AfricaThe fund is willing to teach the technical skills and other analytical parts of the role for the right candidate.

What's on Offer

Competitive base and bonus

Contact
Jason Serapiglia
Quote job ref
JN-112021-4542231

Job summary

Sector
Banking & Financial Services
Sub Sector
Portfolio / Fund / Asset Manager
Industry
Financial Services
Location
New York
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Jason Serapiglia
Job Reference
JN-112021-4542231