Job Description:

Be company’s primary equity analyst for 25-30 SA listed companies.

 

Skills Required:

  • Within 12 months, should have developed meaningful knowledge, insight and understanding into the 25-30 SA listed companies and their industries, focusing on their key issues and key drivers
  • The ability to show that proprietary research has been done and analyst is not merely meeting with the companies and sell-side analysts
  • Sound knowledge of the various company valuation techniques and their appropriate use
  • Up to date company models that appropriately model and value the company and its key drivers
  • The ability to forecast and “normalise” key areas such as revenues, margins, profits, exit P/E multiples and DCF’s
  • A product which makes it easy for company colleagues to understand their research, views, valuations and recommendations
  • The ability to be very competent in their use of all Microsoft Office products and to have a good understanding of broad Technologies and their uses

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of 3 years’ fundamental research experience as a SA equity analyst, with a maximum of 10 years of fundamental research experience
  • Does not require any equity fund manager experience, but must understand the needs of equity fund managers

Competencies:

  • Must be a self-starter requiring minimal management oversight and be passionate, focused and accountable in their job
  • Must have the ability to cope with stress and be able to cope with time-pressure and deadlines
  • Must be a team-player, but with the ability to challenge investment views with well thought out factual opinions, by playing-the-ball and not playing-the-man
  • Must be able to work in a small team

To apply for this job email your details to ian@asearch.co.za


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