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Research Analyst, Portuguese Speaking in Raleigh - Fayetteville Street

Research Analyst, Portuguese Speaking

Raleigh - Fayetteville Street

What’s in it for you:

Ipreo is looking for an entry-level, bi-lingual Research Analyst who is fluent in South American/Brazilian Portuguese to join the Latin American division of our Research team. You will work on-site within in our Raleigh, NC office, and will be joining the team that maintains the industry's most comprehensive and well-respected source of data & intelligence on Capital Markets professionals. This position will give you first-hand exposure to the global capital markets industry, with a focus on Brazil and other countries in South America. You will work on the collection of accurate and comprehensive information for our global roster of public companies and capital markets clients. You will develop and maintain relationships with equity and fixed income investors on the Buy-Side of Finance (hedge funds, mutual funds, pension funds, etc.) as well as equity professionals on the Sell-Side (equity research).

This role is an exciting opportunity to be a part of an expanding business line with a global presence and client base. You will gain a variety of business skills, exposure to various aspects of the financial markets, as well as competency in Financial Research & Analysis. This is an exciting opportunity for a hard-working, recent grad to be part of a fast growing, global organization, backed by two of the world’s leading financial sponsors, Blackstone & Goldman Sachs, at what is arguably the most exciting time in the evolution of our company. 

What you’ll work on:

  • Conduct telephone interviews with Buy-Side and Sell-Side professionals.
  • Collaborate and work closely with colleagues across Ipreo’s global offices (India, South Africa, and the United States).
  • Update and maintain an assigned universe of Buy-Side and Sell-Side institutions.
  • Analyze and interpret market research data to formulate descriptions of investment strategies while will be included in buy-side and sell-side company profiles.
  • Research and add new institutions to Ipreo CRM & data products.
  • Maintain relationships with investment professionals and act as the primary point of contact for the institutions we cover.
  • Handle client inquiries regarding Ipreo's industry-leading information.

What we look for:

  • Must be fluent in South American/Brazilian Portuguese - Ideally you will understand the nuances between formal vs. informal dialects.
  • BA/BS degree is highly preferred
  • Knowledge of and a genuine interest in the Global Capital Markets industry.
  • Due to the time difference between the US and South America, the ability to work a shift no later than 8AM - 5PM is required. You are more than welcome to work an earlier shift (7AM - 4PM, or 6AM - 3PM if possible) however 8AM is the latest time our team members can arrive to begin the day.
  • Excellent communication and persuasion skills, especially over the telephone.
  • Strong attention to detail and analytical skills.
  • Strong writing skills.
  • Ability to multi-task and excel in a dynamic environment.
  • A strong sense of ownership over the work you produce, and an unwavering need to do your absolute best on even the most menial of tasks.
  • Excellent experience with the Microsoft Office Suite of tools: MSExcel, MSWord, and Outlook

It is the policy of IHS Markit to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, IHS Markit will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. We maintain a drug-free workplace. For candidates in the US, we are a participant in E-Verify (see link below).

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