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Equity Research Analyst/Associate- Aerospace and Defense

New York, New York

Job Description:

The Aerospace and Defense team currently covers 32-listed companies across subsectors and adjacencies within the aerospace and defense  sector including the commercial aircraft OEMs, defense prime contractors, the supply chain, defense services, “new” space, future air mobility plus several others. In addition to coverage of publicly traded companies, the team regularly vets a number of private companies for potential IPOs. The candidate for the position should be intellectually curious and have a deep desire to learn and have an interest in Aerospace and Defense and the inner workings of US national security.  Given the team’s large and growing coverage and fast pace nature of the aerospace and geopolical/national security information cycle, the candidate should also have some experience with financial modeling and quantitative analysis, as well as strong verbal communication and writing skills. The ideal candidate possesses experience in aerospace/defense/industrial research. Further, the candidate should possess experience with company modeling and have a passion for following the stock market.

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

  • Perform complex financial modeling & valuation work.

  • 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 Senior 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. 

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree (business, hard sciences or engineering degree preferred)

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

  • Prior experience in aerospace and defense or related experience 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, specifically in financial modeling & valuation work or mathematics or engineering  

  • 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 financial modeling skills, 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.

Job Band:

H6

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

The Aerospace and Defense team currently covers 32-listed companies across subsectors and adjacencies within the aerospace and defense  sector including the commercial aircraft OEMs, defense prime contractors, the supply chain, defense services, “new” space, future air mobility plus several others. In addition to coverage of publicly traded companies, the team regularly vets a number of private companies for potential IPOs. The candidate for the position should be intellectually curious and have a deep desire to learn and have an interest in Aerospace and Defense and the inner workings of US national security.  Given the team’s large and growing coverage and fast pace nature of the aerospace and geopolical/national security information cycle, the candidate should also have some experience with financial modeling and quantitative analysis, as well as strong verbal communication and writing skills. The ideal candidate possesses experience in aerospace/defense/industrial research. Further, the candidate should possess experience with company modeling and have a passion for following the stock market.

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

  • Perform complex financial modeling & valuation work.

  • 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 Senior 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. 

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree (business, hard sciences or engineering degree preferred)

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

  • Prior experience in aerospace and defense or related experience 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, specifically in financial modeling & valuation work or mathematics or engineering  

  • 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 financial modeling skills, 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.

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-22006432

Band: H6

Manages People: No

Travel: No

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Jessica Jonas

Referral Bonus:

0

Street Address

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