Jefferies is seeking an equity research associate to support senior biotechnology analyst covering mid- and small-cap companies out of our New York office.
Responsibilities will include:
Conducting proprietary research evaluating drug pipelines by analyzing scientific literature, attending medical conferences, and speaking with key opinion leaders
Building and maintaining financial models
Writing research reports for initiations of coverage, analysis of data, and industry/company news
Conceiving and executing on differentiated project ideas
Interfacing with company management teams, internal sales and trading personnel, and institutional investors
Advanced degree in life sciences (PhD/MD) required
Excellent academic track-record required
Proficiency in written/verbal communication
1+ years experience in bio-pharmaceuticals equity research a plus
Experience building financial models using excel a required on-the-job skill
Prior experience is a plus
Motivated, hard-working, team player
Internal Number: 19000188
Jefferies, the global investment banking firm, has served companies and investors for over 50 years. Headquartered in New York, with offices in over 30 cities around the world, the firm provides clients with capital markets and financial advisory services, institutional brokerage and securities research, as well as wealth and asset management. The firm provides a full range of investment banking services including underwriting, mergers and acquisitions, restructuring and recapitalization, and other advisory services across the Americas, Europe and Asia. Jefferies is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Jefferies Financial Group (NYSE: JEF), a diversified holding company.