AllianceBernstein

  • Research Analyst

    Location : Location US-CA-San Francisco
    ID
    2019-6853
    Category
    Investment Services (Equities, Fixed Income, Multi-Asset Portfolio Management)
    Position Type
    Full-Time
  • Company Overview

    AB is a leading global investment-management and research firm with more than $500 billion in assets under management and a presence in 22 countries, with more than 3,400 employees worldwide. We serve clients ranging from institutions to individuals and private clients, and we offer independent research, portfolio strategy and brokerage-related services tailored to our clients’ unique needs. With forward-looking perspective and expertise in equities, fixed-income, alternatives and multi-asset strategies, more than 500 investment professionals collaborate to share ideas and make connections across disciplines, geographies, asset classes and sectors. These collective insights drive innovation and better solutions, helping us keep our clients AHEAD OF TOMORROW®..

    Responsibilities

    AB Arya Partners (“Arya” and “Fund”) is a separate business unit within AllianceBernstein L.P. (AB). AllianceBernstein is composed of five separate business units. Arya is a low-net, fundamental long/short equity-focused multi-manager platform investing across industries and geographies.

     

    The Arya Research Analyst will support a San Francisco based Consumer Portfolio Manager, within AllianceBernstein’s Arya Partners business unit.

    As a Research Analyst, you will:

    • Gain insight to the challenging dynamics of working on an equity focused, long/short, multi-manager hedge-fund platform
    • Acquire expertise working with a Portfolio Manager who is a seasoned sector/region expert and who is responsible for autonomously managing an independent book of allocated capital for the fund
    • Learn a process driven model for fundamental, in-depth analysis of an industry and subset of companies, and make contributions to forward-looking financial analysis.
    • Perform diligent & deep dive fundamental research on universe of investments.
    • Assist in the construction and management of a portfolio of long/short equity & related instruments with a focus on generating high idiosyncratic returns.
    • Update individual models & research notes on ideas on a regular basis in keeping with the investment and compliance process requirements.
    • Interact with trading, management, and other research teams across the firm.

    The Arya Alternative Data Analyst role offers a unique opportunity to join a fast-paced and growing team within AB. Our Portfolio Management teams are typically focused and nimble teams, where the analyst will have a high level of responsibility and be empowered to make an important contribution.

     

     

    Qualifications

    A candidate should possess:

    • A bachelor’s degree with a strong academic record - academic credentials typically include test scores and grades in the 90th percentile and above.
    • Excellent broad-based analytical skills - 2-5 years’ experience within Sell-side Research, Investment Banking or Hedge fund experience
    • Experience in the consumer sector is preferred, but not required.
    • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills.
    • Strong quantitative backgrounds (may have credentials such as the CFA or CPA)
    • Relentless intellectual curiosity and a drive to excel at the highest level
    • We look for consummate team players who seek a highly rigorous and collegial environment for their career development.

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