Desk Analyst / Junior Trader needed to support newly formed equity special situation investing team specializing in global relative value, corporate actions and merger arbitrage strategies. Under direction of desk head / PM, candidate will initially be responsible for analyzing various corporate events, conducting fundamental research and assisting with trading. Candidate will ultimately be responsible for idea generation as well as trade structuring.
Minimum of two to four years investing experience in event driven or special situations research, strategy or trading
Demonstrable experience within EU and Asian markets
Demonstrable multitasking skills gained from prior employment as the candidate will be responsible for conducting analysis of an event while trading other strategies
Self-starter and ability to work without management direction