Graduate Investment Analyst - Leeds


£25000 - £28000 per annum + + benefits


United Kingdom,--Leeds

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My client is a successful finance services organisation based in Leeds who due to recent internal promotions are looking to bolster their team with an Investment Analyst.

This role would suit a recent graduate who has a strong academic background, is personable and is comfortable building internal/external relationships. An outline of the role is below:

  • Carrying out market research to identify investment opportunities across industries, providing data as directed and making recommendations for investment.
  • Developing financial models and projection.
  • Closely monitoring financial press; tracking market and sector trends, opportunities, and risks.
  • Examining and assessing economic and market trends, earning prospects, financial statements and other indicators and factors to determine suitable funding strategies.
  • Working with the investment team in supporting the evaluation of companies.
  • Developing sector specific thought leadership pieces.
  • Keeps Group CRM system updated to ensure records are accurate and current.

What we're looking for..

  • Degree: 2:1 or above in a numerically related subject i.e. Maths, Economics, Finance etc.
  • Intermediate Excel skills - use of Pivot Tables and VLOOKUP's
  • Sound commercial acumen and analytical skills; able to examine and interpret data from different sources and understand its impact on investment decisions
  • Good research and writing skills
  • A keen interest in keeping up-to-date on the UK economy and financial markets


  • Competitive salary
  • Annual bonus 10-20%
  • Company share options
  • 25 days holiday + BH
  • Clear progression plan
  • Hybrid/Flexible working structure

If this role is of interest, please apply direct with an updated CV.

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