UBS Financial Services Analyst, Manager Research in New York, New York

Your role:

Are you passionate about financial markets? Do you enjoy analyzing lots of data to make decisions? Are you great at synthesizing information and communicating your conclusions to a variety of different people? We're looking for someone like that to:

  • assume direct responsibility for the research, selection and monitoring of specific fixed income strategies under the direction of senior investment officers

  • engage in active dialogue with other fixed income team members and Investment Committee members to present and defend your ideas

  • collaborate with a vast array of colleagues to implement manager selection and portfolio construction decisions effectively (e.g., quantitative analysts, portfolio managers within Investment Solutions, and colleagues in legal, compliance, and operations) for single-managed and multi-managed, multi-asset portfolios

  • partner with Distribution and Product teams by proactively communicating manager and portfolio performance

  • support the team's broader research process by contributing to the quantitative analysis of strategies and portfolios across all asset classes

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

Our team conducts manager research for long-only and hedge fund products to support portfolio construction and outcome-oriented solutions for our clients. We work collaboratively across both Asset Management and Wealth Management to create and manage solutions for clients across a range of distribution channels. Our research team is primarily located in New York, which is the location for this role, but we also have research team members in Stamford, CT, London and Hong Kong.

Your experience and skills:

You have:

  • 3 to 5 years of relevant experience either in an analytical, trading or research role, preferably with fixed income manager research

  • a strong grasp of investment and portfolio construction concepts

  • excellent written and oral communication skills

  • a CFA or have made substantial progress toward completion

You are:

  • highly efficient with a strong attention to detail to produce error-free work and an ability to multi-task to meet multiple, overlapping short deadlines

  • skilled in Excel and PowerPoint and have some working knowledge of various market data systems such as Bloomberg

  • highly collaborative but are also self-motivated to work independently

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 179073BR

Business Divisions: Asset Management

Title: Analyst, Manager Research

City: New York

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: United States - New York

Function Category: Research