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Associates Analytics
Ref No.: 13-00420
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 09/10/2013
Title: ASSOCIATE, ANALYTICS
Position: Perm
Location: NYC -Midtown
Comp: Market Rate


Client is currently looking for full-time Associates to join the company's Analytics team. This is an exciting opportunity to work with an intelligent, committed and energetic group that is passionate about revolutionizing the way research and analysis is conducted in the alternative investment industry.

The Analytics team at our client is a fast-paced and growing group of individuals who provide analytical support and manage the needs of the entire client base. Associates will work with prominent hedge funds, fund of hedge funds and some of the most sophisticated institutional investors by conducting and performing cutting-edge research, analytics and risk management analysis to help them make better investment decisions.

The Analytics team is responsible for all client analysis, client requests and ad hoc research projects. The position of an Associate is as challenging and demanding as it is rewarding. Associates work directly with senior members of the Analytics team. They are assigned to a limited number of client accounts and are responsible for producing analysis and managing the workflow to ensure clients receive accurate analysis in a timely manner.

Responsibilities

Analytics:

Effectively and fluidly utilize various software tools to:
- Generate, validate and deliver numerous client analyses for clients
- Operate and debug complicated database and spreadsheet models
Support Vice Presidents and Senior Associates with client responsibilities

Client Service and Interaction:
- Attend quarterly reviews, demos and ad hoc client meetings and phone calls
- Communicate with clients via email to deliver analysis and answer client questions

Data Management:
- Work with data team to organize, process and validate data
- Independently track and manage data

Qualifications & Experience
The ideal candidate would possess the following:
- Proficient in MS Excel
- Bachelors degree
- 1-3 years of experience in the field of finance

Traits and Personality
- Integrity and honesty
- Proven and effective team player
- Ability to handle stressful situations well and thrive under pressure
- Strong intellectual and analytical thought process
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Developed project and time management skills
- High degree of attention to detail