Sunday, 24 July 2016

Markets Research Fixed Term Internship 2017

J.P. Morgan has a unique global franchise in Research. Research is fast-paced, demanding and intellectually stimulating. The main purpose of research is to work together with sales and trading to service institutional investors. Strong research footprints, insights and relationships with both companies and institutional investors can also be beneficial to internal clients such as IB, Derivatives, Credit & Rates, and Private Equity.

The graduates primary responsibilities include assisting analysts with equity, macro and quantitative analysis along with specific research (creating and maintaining financial models, as well as assisting with writing research notes, reports, and theme pieces).

The candidate will be working with our current Banking Analysts.

Primary responsibilities will be around the support of the Analysts initially. This will be in addition to regular research functions such as interacting with the Sales/Trading floor, the broader equities and research departments. Presentation of findings & analysis via morning notes/publications/client presentations   Educational/Qualifications
  • B. Comm, CA or related qualifications 
Key Competencies
  • Self starter – must be able to work without constant supervision.
  • A strong interest in geo-politics, economics and the markets.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Attention to detail. 
Key Personality Traits
  • Analytical
  • Works well under pressure
  • Logical & well organised
  • Responsible and able to take ownership of role
  • Team player
This role will be based in Johannesburg and the successful candidate will be offered a year long fixed term contract from Jan - Dec 2017. Applicants should have recently graduated in 2015/2016 or be graduating at the end of 2016.

Location: Johannesburg

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