Equity Research Analyst: Saudi Equities Strategy

Mayar Capital
London, United Kingdom
GBP 70,000 to 90,000 negotiable (DOE) + bonus
24 Jan 2023
23 Feb 2023
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Equity Research Analyst: Saudi Equities Strategy

We're building a different kind of investment firm
Driven by passion, guided by purpose. Be part of the journey.

At Mayar CapitalĀ® we approach the craft of investing with a responsible private business-owner's mindset. We believe that an ethical-owner approach is essential for generating long-term returns. Our assessment of the sustainability of a business, the intrinsic value and the margin of safety required to invest are indivisible. By thinking like business-owners, we only invest in companies that are consistent with both our ethical and investing values.

We are looking for someone with a passion for investing join our new Saudi Equities investment team.

Job Responsibilities
  • Collecting data and materials needed to perform the research function
  • Developing knowledge of different industries in which the strategy invests.
  • Researching companies and industries locally and globally.
  • Building and maintaining financial models.
  • Staying informed about market trends, opportunities, risks and new investment products
  • Preparing regular reports (daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly) on the portfolio holdings and watch list.
  • Other tasks that arise from time to time to help the investment team perform their duties.

Job Requirements:

Skills & Experience
  • 7-10 years' experience in asset management (buy side) or investment banking (sell side).
  • Experience covering companies in Saudi Arabia, GCC, frontier, or emerging markets.
  • Passionate about investing and financial markets.
  • Strong mathematical and analytical skills.
  • Desire to learn, develop, and grow.
  • Team player with a strong work ethic.
  • Self-starter and self-managed.
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel (including VBA)
  • Knowledge of programming in python is preferred
  • CFA/CPA/ACA is preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
  • Fluent in English and Arabic
  • Ability to demonstrate the right to work in the UK

Personal Qualities
  • Determined / persistent / tenacious / proactive /conscientious
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure and perform in a fast-paced environment.
  • Creative problem-solving and thinking outside the box.
  • Responsibility, integrity, and professionalism.
  • Enthusiastic with positive energy and attitude.
  • Identify with our ethical company's value.
  • And last but not least: friendly and with a sense of humour - we are an upbeat team!

Pay & Benefits:
  • Full Time
  • Working 4 days/week from our office in London and 1 day from home
  • Salary: GBP 70,000 to 90,000 negotiable (DOE) + bonus
  • Bonus: based on individual and company performance
  • Life insurance, Critical illness cover, Income protection.
  • Other benefits

Please note that the only way to apply for this position is though our website. Please do not contact any of our team members directly.