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Equity Research Associate - Power & Utilities

New York, New York

Job Description:

Job Description

Power & Utilities is a $1.1 trillion market cap sector with 55 stocks under coverage across Power, Regulated & Unregulated Utility companies. This sector garners high investor interest across institutional and retail clients and generates meaningful trading volume of more than $4 billion per day.  The Power & Utilities equity research team is seeking an ambitious candidate who is keen to gain exposure to the sector.

The ideal candidate will have between 3+ years of experience in equity research, buy-side investing or investment banking, focusing on the Power & Utilities sector. This role supports the team in all aspects from idea generation to participating in company meetings, financial modeling, providing market overviews and crafting of investment theses for stock picks.


  • 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
  • Generate data-driven investment ideas
  • Leverage our robust network of industry contacts
  • Interact regularly with clients


  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent years of experience
  • 3+ years of experience focusing on the Power & Utilities sector (equity research, buy side experience or investment banking experience)
  • Hedge fund experience or sell-side experience in servicing hedge fund clients is a plus
  • Strong writing and modeling skills. Must be an expert at MS Word and MS Excel
  • Must be able to thrive in a fast-paced and intense environment
  • Must have excellent communications skills, written and verbal
  • Must enjoy following the stock market and doing desktop and field research
  • Along with Finance and Accounting, should have basic understanding of economics, macroeconomic factors, international affairs, and policy/politics
  • Must have strong attention to detail, ability to multi-task
  • Must work well in a collaborative team environment


1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 


Learn more about this role

Full time


Manages People: No

Travel: Yes, 5% of the time

New York pay and benefits information

New York pay range:

$130,000 - $160,000 annualized salary, offers to be determined based on experience, education and skill set.

Discretionary incentive eligible

This role is eligible to participate in the annual discretionary plan. Employees are eligible for an annual discretionary award based on their overall individual performance results and behaviors, the performance and contributions of their line of business and/or group; and the overall success of the Company.


This role is currently benefits eligible. We provide industry-leading benefits, access to paid time off, resources and support to our employees so they can make a genuine impact and contribute to the sustainable growth of our business and the communities we serve.

Street Address

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