Research and Operations Associate for SF based Hedge Fund

Job Description

GREAT OPPORTUNITY TO TRANSITION TO BUY-SIDE & ASSIST TEAM WITH BUILDING ORGANIZATION AT SF-BASED HEDGE FUND

 

Please note – funds in SF work east coast market hours (start at 5:30am). If you are interested in the position, we require a brief cover letter stating your interest (resumes alone are not likely to get a response)

Fast growing public equities hedge fund has a dual role:

(1) Organization-side responsibilities: Includes assisting with trading activities, portfolio analytics, firm compliance, and general administrative tasks (tasks go from very simple regular tasks to fairly complicated)

(2) Investment-side responsibilities: Includes assisting investment team with maintaining valuation models, news monitoring, investment process organization, and one-off projects

The firm is grow quickly. You will work in a tight team and report directly to the co-founder / COO.

Your motivation will drive ability to take increased responsibility and see additional upside.

Benefits include healthy in-office meals and a creative and enjoyable firm culture.

Desired Skills & Experience

(cover description for why you think you would be a good fit is strongly recommended)

 

Ideal person has a background at a large accounting firm, has experience with public filings, and an overwhelmingly strong desire to join the buy side.

 

Technical qualifications:

  • College background in engineering, finance, or related, with graduation GPA 3.5 or greater from well-respected university.
  • 2-5 years of work experience in a finance / accounting-related role
  • Strong knowledge of public company accounting (experience with filings, knowledge of balance sheet valuation)
  • CPA seen favorably (CFA also positive)
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel is a must

 

Personal qualities:

  • Intelligence
  • Desire / motivation to be in public markets & work in dynamic team environment
  • Attention to detail is critical
  • Communication / team-skills
  • Can work quickly / efficiently & multi-task

Apply here

mandate finder

This entry has 0 replies

Comments are closed.