Industrial & Financial Trends Analyst
- New York, NY, USA
- Employees can work remotely
We are Focus Finance, a global network of students interested in finance & banking. Our analysts and partners work across 6 report streams (M&A Deals, Industry Trends, ECM, DCM, Equity Research and Global M&A Outlook) to deliver high-quality and rich content reports to our readership and institutional partners. We bring together 50+ passionate, motivated and determined students from 21 universities across 4 continents to provide a truly international platform for career development and networking. We are active, self-managed and always looking for new challenges.
Working with us
We provide you with a working environment where personal development and value creation go hand in hand. You will gain access to our learning materials to improve your financial skills which will come in handy during future interviews. Our bi-weekly trend reports analyze how innovations and market catalysts impact respective regions and industries. This is an opportunity for you to add a creative spin on financial analysis. Our flexible approach to these reports allows you to approach the trends in your own way. You will interact and build relationships with like-minded students from across the globe. You will help Focus Finance drive international engagement and build the brand. And if you are committed, more challenging projects and positions are in for you.
Your key responsibilities
Research and write financial reports together with the report team, based on your preferences and placement
Participate in the learning schemes and seek to develop your finance knowledge
Help Focus Finance drive engagement and gain new readership
We carefully recruit all our members to ensure consistency across our branches. We are looking at a number of skills and interests throughout the recruitment process:
Undergraduate student specializing in finance, management, economics, engineering, computer science or similar (we welcome applications from all universities across the globe)
High industry and commercial awareness
Core soft skills – teamwork, adaptability, resilience, international mindset
The ability to balance qualitative and quantitative data
A strong interest in M&A, capital markets, private equity or corporate development
You may submit your CV and a cover letter (either in the ‘Message to Hiring Manager’ or as an additional attachment). A member of the Human Capital Management team will screen your application and inform you regarding the next steps.
Do you have questions regarding this job opening? For more information, please contact Francesca Bandini (Co-Head of Trends) or the Human Capital Management team via the Contact function on our website (www.focusfinance.org/contact)
Focus Finance provides equal opportunities to all members and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, colour, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.