Wedbush Securities is one of the nation's largest full-service investment banking and brokerage firms. Our San Francisco office is seeking an Equity Research Associate to join our award-winning team of sell-side equity researchers covering the biotechnology and biopharmaceutical sectors. We are specifically seeking an individual with exceptional quantitative and analytical skills and a passion for the securities industry. This is a unique opportunity to work with and learn from some of the most talented professionals in the securities industry.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
* Conduct regular scientific and market due diligence on covered companies including conducting channel checks on assigned companies * Build, update and maintain financial models * Assist with timely preparation of research reports * Conduct surveys with key medical opinion leaders * Assist with timely publication of research notes and reports * Provide general support to the equity research team * Conduct company research, industry due diligence, and other projects as assigned * Interpret scientific publications and medical conference presentations * Interact with corporate management and our internal sales force * Coverage will include diligence on oncology, rare-disease and technology platform companies and their therapeutic assets
Experience and Skills
* BA/BS degree required preferable in the life sciences * 1-3 years relevant work experience in the financial services industry strongly preferred * Superb quantitative and analytical skills * Exceptionally strong verbal and written communication skills * Able to maintain a high degree of accuracy a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment * Able to work independently as well as within a team and prioritize daily work flow with little direction * Advanced Excel skills essential * Strong work ethic and great attitude
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