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Equity Research Associate – Biotechnology

Equity Research Associate – Biotechnology

 

NYC

This individual will work directly with the senior research analyst to maintain coverage of existing and newly covered biopharmaceutical company stocks; in this capacity they will also work closely with institutional salespeople to respond to client inquiries and requests and will develop direct relationships with institutional investor clients.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Collect and analyze data related to therapeutics and various diseases, including scientific papers, clinical data, and prescription trends
  • Draft market research surveys and analyze results
  • Incorporate research findings into tabular and graphical exhibits and prepare written documents describing methodology, results and implications
  • Interview company executives or medical/industry consultants to develop and maintain expert insights into emerging trends, threats and opportunities in biopharmaceutical markets
  • Build, update and maintain market, industry and company financial models
  • Formulate investment recommendations based on fundamental analysis, valuation and risk assessment of individual companies
  • Develop, draft, edit and complete research reports and notes about markets, products, companies and stocks for distribution to the sales force and institutional clients
  • Monitor and respond to market, medical and scientific news
  • Attend selected medical, scientific and industry conferences and prepare notes summarizing presentations and content of relevance
  • Respond professionally and promptly to inquiries from internal and external clients, particularly when senior analyst is unavailable

Experience and Qualifications Required:

  • Qualified candidates will possess either: PhD in pharmacology, molecular biology, physiology, or some directly medically relevant discipline; or MD, with or without post graduate medical training.
  • Prior business education: MBA or CFA, or other formal business training
  • Prior business experience: at least 2 years of consulting experience at a leading consulting firm; or two years of industry business development experience at a leading pharmaceutical or biotechnology firm; or 2 years of investment banking analyst training in healthcare at a recognized investment banking firm
  • Familiarity and knowledge of the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries including clinical development,  regulatory affairs, business development and commercialization
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to search, understand and interpret scientific and medical publications
  • Strong quantitative, financial modeling, forecasting and Excel skills
  • General understanding of statistical analysis techniques
  • High attention to detail and ability to work independently, multi-task and manage tight timelines

qualified candidates should email resume and cover letter to jobs@tseworldwide.com