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Hedge Fund Analyst

Hedge Fund Analyst

# of Openings 
1
Job Location 
Central, Hong Kong
Category 
Data Services

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ABOUT THE ROLE

 

 Hedge Fund Analyst
 
Location: Hong Kong
 
eVestment is a Web-based provider of comprehensive investment information and analytic technology. eVestment delivers extensive data through user-friendly products with an unparalleled commitment to client service. Through its online eVestment Global Database, eVestment captures the most comprehensive institutional dataset in the industry and distributes all information via its Web-based eVestment Analytics system, a platform which has set the software standard for online manager comparisons, research, and competitive intelligence.
 
eVestment’s clients include leading asset consultants, investment managers, and pension funds.  eVestment was founded in 2000 and has offices in the US, UK, Hong Kong, Australia and Dubai.  eVestment is looking for a Hedge Fund Analyst to join its expanding Hong Kong office.
 
This role is very important to the success of the Hong Kong office because it focuses on increasing the number of hedge funds listed in our hedge fund/liquid alternatives database. Developing relationships with Asia Pacific-based hedge funds and institutional allocators via onsite meetings, phone, and email will be central to your success in this role.
 
Additional Responsibilities:

  • Foster relationships with institutional allocators via onsite meetings, phone and email to promote data collection and solicit Voice of Customer (VoC).
  • Identify hedge funds missing from the database, introduce them to eVestment, establish our value proposition and encourage them to provide data to us.
  • Provide manager input support via phone and email for eVestment’s data collection portal.
  • Work collaboratively with the Client Service team and provide support if needed.

Requirements:

  • Fluent in Mandarin and English is required.
  • Japanese proficiency is a plus/nice to have.
  • Polished, professional communication skills and detailed analytical skills are vital.
  • Deep satisfaction from developing relationships with people (clients and colleagues).
  • Attentiveness to detail is a must.
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Excel (e.g., creating pivot tables, using functions such as VLOOKUP, etc.).
  • Strong interest in the investment management industry.
  • Capable of independent prioritization of duties. Able to execute appropriate planning and time management strategies to achieve project objectives.

Experience:

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in a related area such as economics, business or finance.
  • Experience in the investment management or banking industry with an asset consulting/financial advisory firm, investment manager or banking institution is a strong plus. 
  • eVestment 

At eVestment, we make smart money smarter. We give institutional investors as much big data as they need to make smart investment decisions. BlackRock, UBS, Towers-Watson, Putnam and AON Hewitt are just a few of the clients who trust our cloud-based technology platforms. We are a Top Workplace, winning the Investors in People Silver accreditation (less than 3% receive this!) in 2016 and ranking #1 in the 2015 Atlanta Journal & Constitution “Top Atlanta Workplaces” list. Our environment is fun, smart, and collaborative. Casual dress, catered weekly lunches, and regular teambuilding activities are part of what makes our environment awesome. We provide exceptional opportunities for development with a dedicated training budget, tuition reimbursement, and time off for training and certification preparation. We’ve also ranked consistently on the Inc. 5000 fastest growing firms list every year since 2007, and we have over 350 amazing team members around the globe.