Research Associate (Fund Selection & Asset Allocation, 4+ yrs)

Location Hong Kong, Central and Western District
Job-type Full Time
Salary Negotiable
Contact Ricolas Chan
Email email Ricolas
Reference A020181 (AABH-672270_1625024666

A well-respected global leader in its industry is looking for an outstanding Research Associate/Analyst to join their expanding team in Hong Kong. You will be responsible for analyzing fund managers, writing research reports, managing relationships with fund managers and work on a variety of consulting assignments.

Responsibilities:

  • Substantiate and present model portfolio and fund recommendations to inernal investment committee and take part in communicating such recommendations to external clients
  • Maintain asset allocation models, including strategic asset allocation reviews
  • Write mark and model portfolio performance commentaries
  • Produce performance reports and analytics as part of the standard client deliverables
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders to ensure client recommendations and deliverables are consistent with company's house views and investment principles
  • Handle ad-hoc client enquiries and unertake other administrative, research and analytical work as required

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree holder with a minimum of 3 to 6 years' of experience in portfolio analytics wiht demonstrable understanding of asset allocation strategies and manager selection
  • Impeccable communication and time management skills
  • Proficiency in written and spoken Chinese and English
  • Strong quantitative skills with good grasp of statistics, and familiarity with economics and behavioral finance
  • Ability to work within an interdisciplinary team that includes Investment Experts, Qualitative Researchers, Data Analysts, and Software Developers
  • A keen knowledge of Financial Markets and Fund Selection/Allocation