Assistant for Global Equities Research Team

Ariel Investments - New York, NY (30+ days ago)


1. Get your foot in the door to Wall Street and learn the ropes of equity research on the job

2. Receive training from colleagues and learn new skills.

3. Be part of a positive, collegial and meritocratic work environment

4. Potential for career growth for the right candidate

Role: Directly support, impact and improve the research efforts and productivity of a team of senior analysts and their Portfolio Manager.

Job Description

· Download and organize research from Bloomberg, websites, Thomson Reuters, or other research portals as directed, collate relevant industry and company research, develop preliminary reports and models and update them periodically

· Update Databases and Spreadsheets to keep information organized and current

· Manage calendars, coordinate travel arrangements, register analysts for industry events/ conferences and handle expenses, vendors and budgets

· Ad hoc tasks Requirements:

· Organized & dependable person with attention to detail

· Can juggle conflicting demands & multi-task without getting frazzled

· Good written and verbal communication skills

· Self-starter who needs minimal supervision over time and exercises good judgment

· Willing to go the extra mile, including working after hours including nights and weekends to get the job done

· Great work ethic

· Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)

· Knowledge of Vlookup, Pivot Tables & basic macros in Excel would be a plus

· Knowledge of Thomson Reuters, Bloomberg, Concur, Egencia would be a plus

Job Type: Full-time


  • Bachelor's (Required)