Equity Research Associate - Large Cap And Smid Cap Biotechnology
New York, NY
Wolfe Research is seeking a Biotechnology Equity Research Associate to join its Midtown New York based office. We are a premier research boutique with a commitment to best-in-class content and ongoing strategic growth. Our firm is built around the mission of research excellence. Wolfe Research was voted #7 overall on a weighted basis during 2020 by II. The firm’s clients include many of the world’s largest asset managers with mutual funds, pensions, and hedge funds as the primary constituents.
NYC-based equity research job covering: Biotechnology, Large Cap and SMID Cap. This is an opportunity to work with a highly regarded analyst at a top tier research boutique as an associate on an expanding equity research team. The associate will report to the Senior Analyst and will be responsible for assisting in all aspects of the Senior Analyst’s franchise including modeling, note writing, clinical data evaluation + IP diligence. Strong writing, modeling, Excel, and PowerPoint skills required. As the associate develops, responsibilities will expand to include communicating with clients and sales/traders and participating in the creative process.
What to expect
We are expanding our coverage across the biotech sector and there will be plenty of opportunities for associates to take ownership on new names and on various deep dives. There is a clear expectation that the candidate has a good attitude, is self-driven, very intellectually curious and can figure things out very quickly + work well in a fast-paced, demanding environment.
Skill set you will develop
- Financial modeling
- Ramping up on a new therapeutic area
- Dissecting clinical data
- Assessing commercial dynamics and market modeling
- Patent law & litigation
- Public speaking & professional relationships
- Interacting with various stakeholders within the industry
We are considering 2 different backgrounds for this position 1) individuals with hard sciences backgrounds or 2) individuals with a financial background that are willing to put in the hours to learn healthcare quickly.
- 1-2 years of experience in sell-side research, buy-side, investment banking program, public accounting, HC Consulting firms or industry experience is desirable
- MD, PhD preferred, but not required
- Comfortable working investment banking hours (including late nights and weekends)
BA required, concentration in science, finance, medicine, or math preferred.