GIR, Equity Research, MD / PhD Fellowship

    • New York, NY



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

GOLDMAN SACHS FIRM OVERVIEW

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high-net-worth individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in London, Frankfurt, Tokyo, Hong Kong and other major financial centers around the world.

DIVISIONAL OVERVIEW

Global Investment Research (GIR) provides investment recommendations by generating fundamental research and analysis of companies, industries, markets and economies. GIR analysts help our clients achieve superior returns through our creative, differentiated investment insights and ideas. Our clients include mutual funds, hedge funds and pension funds, among others.

Goldman Sachs is seeking MD or PhD candidates or graduates with non-finance backgrounds to participate in a 6 month paid fellowship. The Fellowship will enable MDs and PhDs to explore a potential career transition into Equity Research. The Fellows are provided with training and hands-on experience on a research team as well as networking and mentorship opportunities. The Fellowship:

  • Is open to Medical Doctors or PhDs in technology, science, energy, medical, or healthcare related disciplines.
  • Does not require finance experience however, a demonstrated interest in investing and a knowledge of the markets is required.
  • The expected graduation date for eligible candidates is between December 2019 - September 2020
  • Includes compensation and benefits.

SAMPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Build and maintain financial models
  • Market share, macro trend, and cross company and sector data analyses
  • Company specific projects
  • Update monthly reports, marketing books, and weekly reports
  • Update and maintain daily valuation sheets


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Meticulous attention to detail and strong organizational skills
  • Exceptional analytical skills, lateral thinking, and judgment
  • A proactive approach and a high level of enthusiasm
  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • Ability to meet aggressive deadlines


ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

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. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers .

We're committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https:// www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html

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