VP, Research Analyst - Global Infrastructure

  • Bonus
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Michael Page
  • 11 Aug 18 2018-08-11

Overview A well-established long only fund who is listed in New York Stock Exchange stock is adding a headcount to one of their infrastructure fund in Hong Kong. The team is managing over US$7 billion on behalf of the investors worldwide and covering the Asia Pacific listed infrastructure names

The firm

Our client is US based Hedge Fund with over US60 billion AUM as of this year which is having operations in Hong Kong, Japan, UK and the US. Due to the low volatility and proven track record of the fund, they are looking for an infrastructure equity market expert to feed them with more insights and grow even better altogether

Description

The Role

This post is responsible for supporting the portfolio managers in making investment recommendations and conducting in depth company and industry level research within the infrastructure industry

Job Responsibilities

  • Organize and conduct analysis of industry fundamentals and trends to assess impact on sectors and companies under coverage

  • Formulate bottom-up company fundamental inputs and cash flow models for firm's proprietary valuation tools

  • Analyze company and industry news quickly and concisely convey information to portfolio managers and investment committee

  • Present and defend investment recommendations to portfolio managers

  • Travel to conferences/company meetings; develop relationship with management of companies under coverage

  • Support firm's mutual fund and institutional client service and marketing activities

Profile

The person

This is a position which requires Strong analytical and quantitative skills, coupled with good interpersonal and presentational skills. You will also be a good team player who innovates and looks for new solutions to existing problems.

  • Highest ethical and personal standards consistent with the firm's top-flight institutional clientele

  • A minimum 5 years of experience in equity research, preferably within a buy-side institution covering listed infrastructure securities (e.g. utilities, toll roads, airports, ports) or related sectors

  • Preference for candidates with experience covering companies in ASEAN and/or Japan markets in addition to Asia Pacific

  • Undergraduate and applicable post-graduate (MBA) degrees from well-regarded institutions are preferred. A CFA certification is desirable but not required

  • Proven capabilities in market and company analyses that are reflected in the quality of the Analyst's written and oral communication

  • Exceptional qualitative and quantitative research skills

  • A strong and persuasive communicator who conveys information clearly both in written and verbal form

Job Offer

What's on offer?

This is a great opportunity for an industry focused research analyst who would like to get into a well-known fund with reward in very competitive salary package and internal growth

To apply online please click the Apply button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Lilian Yeung on +852 2848 9518