The key roles and responsibilities of a Analyst / Senior Analyst in Capital Markets – Investment Advisory Services (IAS) are to:
•Conduct independent research and analysis for advisory and transaction-related mandates.
•Assist in the production of presentations, advisory reports, market briefs, and financial models.
•Assist in the business development initiatives of the team, including preparation of pitch materials, project introductions, capability statements, and proposals.
•Develop and maintain industry databases which are relevant to the IAS business.
•Carry out any other assignments as directed by Senior Director, Investment Advisory Services – China or other senior representatives of the Capital Markets team.
•To conduct research for investment advisory and other consulting reports/presentations and the production of such reports/presentations. This includes the analysis and collection of field research data, preparation of text for inclusion in reports, and the building of databases and financial models as required by clients.
•To execute and undertake investment advisory mandates and support relevant transaction related activities of the department. You should ensure that assignment deadlines are met with high-quality research and analysis, and contribute to positive outcomes for our clients.
•To ensure a high quality and accuracy of all assignments being assigned or secured, and develop personal level quality control procedures to insure systematic review of work produced.
•To follow guidelines and carry out instructions from the Director – IAS and team leaders in IAS, working as part of a cohesive team to identify business opportunities and enhance the profitability of the Company through the timely, effective and appropriate provision of research, advisory, and transaction support.
•To carry out any other assignments or business development initiatives as directed by the Director – IAS – China and other senior representatives of the Capital Markets team.
•Native Chinese language skills with the ability to succinctly articulate research findings and opinions in English.
•Working knowledge of English is required, including the ability to independently gather market intelligence through various sources in English.
•One (1) to three (3) years of relevant experience; ability to effectively work in a multi-cultural environment.
•Bachelor’s degree in a related field from top-tier University; overseas and/or Master’s degree preferred.
•Fully versed in investment topics, including ability to identify the risks and expected returns associated with individual investment opportunities.
•Clear understanding of real estate related financial analysis methodologies and modeling, including cash flow analysis and other financial investment analysis methodologies.
•A high degree of mathematical skills and accuracy in calculations.
•Strong research and analytical skills.
•Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, particularly in Excel and PowerPoint.