UBS Financial Services Thematic Investment Strategist in New York, New York

Your role:

Do you enjoy thinking about the bigger picture? Are you a forward-looking thinker, who is constantly trying to understand how the world and marketplace are changing? Do you enjoy turning your ideas into actionable investment advice? Do you have the ability to perform at a high level, multitask and communicate well? We’re looking for someone like that who can:

•Inspire new thematic research ideas and recommendations, including proactive communication with the global CIO team. These thematic ideas may cut across sectors and asset classes. A broad understanding of cross-sector and cross-asset class dynamics is a key skill set.

•Stay abreast of market and macroeconomic trends and developments and communicate thematic research views in a clear, concise manner to advisors and clients.

•Assist with authoring new thematic research content, including report writing and investment analysis. Coordinate on global whitepapers relating to thematic content.

•Oversee ongoing monitoring of thematic research recommendations, including performance measurement, report updates, stock list updates, tradesheet maintenance, and organization of the Thematic Investment Committee.

•Engage in marketing and promotion of thematic research through blog posts, podcasts, videos, and direct engagement with advisors and clients.

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:

UBS is the leader in global wealth management. In the Americas, CIO Wealth Management Research includes a team of experts across all asset classes and sectors that perform both top-down and bottom-up fundamental analysis. The thematic strategist role requires communicating thematic research recommendations to a large network of financial advisors, internal partners and wealth management clients.

Your experience and skills:

•Minimum 3-5 years financial services/research experience.

•Knowledge of financial analysis, asset allocation, and macroeconomic concepts.

•Strong written and oral communication skills are a must, particularly the ability to formulate a compelling story from large amounts of data and analysis.

•Knowledge or interest in sustainable investing is desired but not required.

•Highly organized and ability to prioritize multiple projects simultaneously.

•Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work as part of a global team.

•Experience in equity or fixed income analysis a plus, including experience with Bloomberg and Factset.

•CFA preferable.

•Series 7, 66, 86 & 87 required.

•A willingness to travel domestically, meet with advisors, internal partners and clients with the ability to deliver a common message.

•Exposure to financial advisors and high net worth clients helpful.

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 #: 177585BR

Business Divisions: Global Wealth Management

Title: Thematic Investment Strategist

City: New York

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: United States - New York

Function Category: Strategy