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Global Investment Research, Biotech, Associate/ Vice President - Boston


Goldman Sachs

Boston, MA

Posted July 7

Job Description


GLOBAL INVESTMENT RESEARCH

From macroeconomic forecasts to individual stock analysis, our team develops tools and insights to help shape investment strategies for clients and the firm. Our analysts work on client-focused research in the equity, fixed-income, currency, and commodities markets, mining big data that enters markets around the world each day to identify game-changing insights. You’ll be part of a team that is intellectually curious, creative, analytical, and passionate about performing market research. 

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

Working closely with the Senior Analyst and other members of the Biotechnology team, the goal of the Associate is to:

  • Build strong industry knowledge of the biotech sector
  • Contribute to the generation and execution of investment ideas
  • Write reports/notes on companies under coverage
  • Communicate with the equities sales force and traders, clients and company managements
  • Plan content for and support conference events hosted for clients featuring corporate and scientific expert leaders
  • Assist in company vetting and conduct scientific, clinical, commercial and intellectual property due diligence with key opinion leaders
  • Monitor news flow and analyze clinical data updates from both covered and non-covered companies
  • Interpret data and perform analysis on market, economic and technology trends
  • Develop financial models

Basic Qualifications

  • PhD, MD, MS, or other advanced life sciences degree
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in Excel
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong team orientation

 Preferred Qualifications

  • 2+ years of experience in investment research, financial modelling and analysis
  • Working knowledge of accounting, finance, and valuation
  • Demonstrated interest or previous experience in the biotech/pharmaceutical sector
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, high-energy environment
  • Comfortable taking initiative and being resourceful/entrepreneurial
  • Ability to multi-task and work with numerous teams
  • Progress toward earning the CFA designation

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

 

At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs.

We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process.



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