Fidelity's Equity Division is responsible for managing more than 130 diversified mutual funds and more than 78 industry specific funds. Assets under management total approximately $879 billion.
The Associate Sector Specialist Intern will report to the Director of Sector Research. S/he will work closely with the Director, as well as with Sector Specialists and Analysts across a variety of sectors, playing a vital role in contributing to the investment performance of the firm.
The Associate Sector Specialist Intern will work closely with the Sector Specialists to provide general research support to the equity research Analysts and Associates on the investment teams. Responsibilities include gathering important industry data, graphing industry trends, streamlining data collection and processing, and helping with various projects to support stock-specific and industry presentations. The Associate Sector Specialist Intern will also work with industry sources, Wall Street contacts, and internal groups like technology data and systems support, market data, and research services as necessary in order to gain important insights, knowledge, and tools to provide the highest level of support to the research process.
We are seeking candidates who have the following characteristics:
Candidate must be in their sophomore year of college, graduating in 2021
Strong analytical, quantitative, and problem solving skills
The ability to work independently as well as in a team environment with multiple analysts
The ability to coordinate multiple projects
Experience in sourcing, manipulating, and presenting data
Strong Microsoft Excel skills including macros and an aptitude for technology
Experience (preferred) with financial databases like Bloomberg and FactSet
Demonstrated experience/interest/skill in quantitative analysis and research
The ability to work with external information sources (analysts, companies, consultants)
Demonstrated leadership or initiative in studies and extracurricular activities related to financial markets
Academic or intellectual interest in financial markets
Excellent communication, presentation, and writing skills, as well as the ability to clearly articulate research findings
Hard working, eager to learn, and achievement/results-oriented
Deadline to apply: September 30, 2018
Program dates: June 2019 - August 2019
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