Federated Investors, Inc., one of the nation’s largest investment managers with over $397.6 billion in managed assets has a unique opportunity available on its Equity Income team in Pittsburgh for an experienced investment analyst with experience covering one or more of the following sectors: healthcare, energy, consumer staples, and consumer discretionary.
Bachelor degree in business related field required; MBA and/or CFA preferred
Minimum of 5 to 7 years of investment analysis experience covering healthcare, energy, consumer staples and/ or consumer discretionary
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Buy side experience, specifically in value income area is strongly preferred
Excellent research knowledge, analysis and decision making skills required
Demonstrated understanding of financial modeling, valuation and financial statements required
Solid understanding and up- to-date knowledge on the various regulatory changes and issues that could impact each of the applicable sectors
Experience with derivative strategies or quantitative models desirable
Advanced computer skills including proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel, Bloomberg and FactSet required
Enthusiastically initiate, perform and maintain high-level fundamental analysis of publicly traded companies to assess suitability of stocks for inclusion in the portfolios. The investment analysis will include financial statement analysis, financial modeling, competitor analysis as well as assessment of industry, regulatory and macroeconomic trends
Vigorously utilize fundamental analysis to formulate investment ideas and clearly articulate it to the portfolio managers, on a timely basis. This includes generating and diligently communicating value-added buy, sell and hold recommendations on individual securities and other relevant information to the portfolio managers
Independently and diligently seek equity research and remain apprised of company and industry trends. Sources include, but are not limited to, industry publications, public documents, annual reports, trade journals, interviews with management teams, working with sell-side research analysts and reviewing financial statements and earnings transcripts. Channel checks, attendance at industry trade shows, networking with industry competitors, clients and suppliers should be utilized
Maintain accurate and timely documentation of all research performed
Proactively participates in all research meetings
Federated Investors, Inc. offers a competitive salary and benefits package along with a professional environment.
Only those candidates in whom we have an interest will be contacted.
Internal Number: 7489
About Federated Investors, Inc.
Since 1955, millions of investors in the United States and around the globe have relied on Federated Investors, Inc. (NYSE: FII) for world-class investment management. Federated has grown to become one of the nation's largest investment managers with $397.6 billion in assets under management.
Federated has honed its disciplined investment process over a half-century to deliver style-consistent investment products, including 123 domestic and international equity, fixed-income and money market funds, as well as a variety of separately managed accounts. Federated's diversified product line is distributed through more than 8,400 financial intermediaries and institutions who assist investors in meeting their unique objectives. For additional information about Federated Investors visit FederatedInvestors.com.