Marshall Wace North America L.P. New York, NY, USA
Aug 21, 2018Full time
Job Description Marshall Wace, founded in 1997, is a leading global alternatives investment manager specializing in long/short equity. The firm is one of the world's largest alternative asset managers, managing in excess of $33 B with over 250 employees working in London, New York, and Hong Kong. Marshall Wace's $3bn Global Healthcare long/short equity strategy invests in all sub-sectors of healthcare, including biotech, pharma, medtech, hospitals, managed care and other healthcare services. The team consists of a portfolio manager and three analysts with experiences that span scientific and medical research, business development and operations, equity research and consulting. The portfolio manager has a multi-year, long term track record of generating positive returns for institutional investors. The team conducts deep fundamental research that includes identifying shifts in market trends, analyzing scientific/clinical data, modeling key business and financial drivers for various subsectors, building financial models, and meeting with management teams. The Global Healthcare team is seeking to hire an analyst as a key team member supporting all aspects of its fundamental research process for therapeutic names. This analyst will be responsible for the therapeutic sectors with a focus on small to mid-cap biotech stocks. Job Requirements Candidates should have the following qualifications and characteristics: • Ph.D. and/or M.D. in life sciences-related disciplines from top institutions • Ability to effectively analyze a large body of scientific and clinical data • Demonstrated ability to solve complex problems • Strong ability to think critically and with level of depth • A self-starter mentality with an ability to learn quickly in a fast-paced environment • Excellent written and verbal skills • Demonstrated interest in and enthusiasm for the public markets Please do not forget to mention Bio Careers when applying.