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Associate/ Vice President- Senior Equity Research Analyst, Media & Entertainment

New York, New York

Job Description:



The candidate will work alongside peers in all aspects, from idea generation to company meetings, including but not limited to the following:

·         Perform complex financial modeling & valuation work.

·         Contribute to regular publications by researching key issues on Media stocks/ industry related news

·         Write regular industry and company reports and company launch initiations from scratch.

·         Develop databases integral to our research product.

·         Demonstrate strong industry knowledge and business judgment.

·         Work with Analysts to develop key industry themes.

·         Build relationships and facilitate information flow with contacts at covered companies.

·         Participate and contribute to client meetings and events.

·         Attend meetings and interact with key opinion leaders.  

·         Closely follow and understand market, industry and company specific activity, and relay to analyst when traveling.

·         Seek out new, value-added, and/or unusual sources of information.

·         Leverage our robust network of industry contacts.

·         Interact regularly with clients. 


·         Bachelor’s Degree

·         A minimum of 3-5 years of experience, preference covering Media sector at an investment bank or institutional investor

·         Prior experience in investment banking and/or research (equity or credit, sell-side or buy-side) preferred.

·         The candidate MUST be able to thrive in a fast-paced and intense environment.

·         Major(s) and areas of academic excellence should include Accounting and Finance.

·         Strong writing and spreadsheet skills. Must be an expert at MS Word and MS Excel.

·         Must enjoy working in industry databases and websites, and doing desktop and field research.

·         Along with Finance and Accounting, should have strong understanding of economics, macroeconomic factors, international affairs, and policy/politics.

·         Must have excellent communication skills, written and verbal.

·         Must have strong attention to detail, ability to multi-task, and a strong work ethic.

·         Must work well in a collaborative team environment.


1st shift (United States of America)

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Full time


Manages People: No

Travel: Yes, 10% of the time


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Located in midtown Manhattan, we’re right across from Bryant Park and a short walk to Times Square, Broadway theaters, Grand Central Station, excellent shops and world-class restaurants.

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Primary Location:
ONE BRYANT PARK, NY, New York, 10036