Thursday, 15 November 2018

Coronation Graduate Opportunity 2019

This role is the ideal start for someone who has a natural interest in businesses and what drives their success. The role will include providing research support to a team of analysts and fund managers whilst training to become an investment analyst. You will be surrounded by experienced top class investment professionals and need strong accounting and numerical skills to excel in this role.


Coronation was founded in Cape Town, South Africa in 1993 by a group of investment professionals who left an established institution to start a dedicated fund management business. With zero assets and zero clients, their objective was to build a world-class, investment-led and independent fund manager.

Today, Coronation is 25% employee-owned and a leading brand in the South African investment industry. We are solely focused on asset management and have a track record of delivering superior long-term returns to our clients over the past two decades. An active investment manager with a long-term valuation-driven investment approach, Coronation currently manages R587 billion in client assets (as at end-September 2018).

Duties & Responsibilities
1. Assisting analysts with research projects across various sectors
2. Ad hoc tasks for members of the investment team
3. Daily and monthly monitoring and reporting on fund manager portfolios (Esp the monthly portfolio review document)
4. Administrative work supporting the research process
5. Preparation of presentations for internal report-backs and external roadshows.
6. Assisting analysts in building spreadsheet models and running company analyses
7. Assisting analysts with research projects in various sectors

Ideal Experience
1. No related experience is required

Ideal Qualifications
1. BCom
2. Business Science
3. Chartered Financial Analyst
4. Engineering
5. Any degree majoring in Accounting, Economics or Maths

Competencies & Personality Attributes
1. Confident
2. Self-starter
3. Motivated to prove themselves
4. Driven
5. Motivated by performance based rewards
6. Willingness to learn
7. Proactive and able to manage their own training
8. Excellent attention to detail

Most Important Attribute
1. Diligence and numeracy
2. Proven academic ability with consistently top results during their degree

Systems Knowledge
1. MS Office with advanced Excel
2. Bloomberg or Inet an advantage


*Please note that in order to meet objectives set in our Employment Equity plan, preference will be given to suitably qualified candidates from designated groups.*

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