About ThoughtFocus Information Technologies:
ThoughtFocus is a leading Product Engineering, Software Services and KPO company. Founded in 2004. We are operating globally from 4 development centers in India and 3 locations in US. We are a team of 500+ associates, driven to help organizations across the globe realize their business-driven technology initiatives. Our solutions encompass innovative ways of aligning business with technology, to create an integrated, enterprise-wide IT platform that supports enterprise goals. With our proven methodology, domain expertise, cutting edge technology and research, we empower our customers to gain competitive edge in market place. We are happy to engage with enterprises of all sizes and across industry segments. As an organization, we strive hard to build lasting relationships and drive our engagements with customers, associates and vendors with one principal goal 'Focused on Your Success'.
Blackstone is one of the world"s leading investment and advisory firms. We seek to create positive economic impact and long-term value for our investors, the companies we invest in, the companies we advise and the broader global economy. We do this through the commitment of our extraordinary people and flexible capital. Our alternative asset management businesses include the management of private equity funds, real estate funds, hedge fund solutions, credit-focused funds and closed-end funds. Blackstone also provides various financial advisory services, including financial and strategic advisory, restructuring and reorganization advisory and fund placement services. Further information is available at www.blackstone.com.
ThoughtFocus Information Technologies, in partnership with Blackstone is seeking a Research Analyst in Blackstones internal Research department at our new Centre of Excellence in Gurgaon. The Research Team provides business intelligence services and support to all departments globally within Blackstone and operates out of New York, London and Gurgaon. The Research Analyst will assist on a wide range of projects including acquisitions, divestitures, restructurings, recapitalization and leveraged buyouts.
This is an opportunity to join a team-first meritocracy and help grow an entrepreneurial group inside the worlds leading alternate asset management firm. You will be asked to contribute, given ownership and will be expected to make your voice heard.
Role: Research Analyst
Location: Centre of Excellence Blackstone, Gurgaon
(Please note that the Location for this position will be Gurgaon only and this is NOT a transferable Position. People interested in the job only in the Delhi NCR region should apply)
This team is required to work in shifts in a 24/7, 365 Days a year work environment. Please keep this in mind before applying.
Strong analytical, problem solving, critical thinking and decision-making skills, multitask and deliver under tight deadlines
Ability to adapt quickly and capacity to work within complex systems and large data sets
The profile involves effective communication across Clients facilities globally and hence possessing excellent interpersonal and communication skills in verbal and written English is a must
A demonstrated ability to write effectively and summarize large amounts of information succinctly and quickly
A desire to work in an international team environment, often under pressure and with multiple stakeholders
Computer literate with working knowledge of MS Office and ability to work easily with new software.
Responding to Client research requests: the research analyst will provide market data, research reports and other information to queries from the Clients facilities globally, in a timely and efficient manner
Data Mining and Processing
Competitive Analysis: Locating data points for groups of companies in filings, presentations and research
Library Services: Providing PIBs, filings, news and research reports
Candidate must be a B.A., B.Com., B.Sc., (any discipline)/Graduate or Post Graduate, with basic knowledge of accounting and finance
Candidates must have 1-3 years of relevant experience
Candidates with experience in working on complex systems in the Banking or Financial domain will be given preference
Candidate with experience in corporate library services, business intelligence, financial or other research related work will be given preference
Candidates with foreign language knowledge will be given preference.
Education: UG - BCA - Computers, Any Graduate - Any Specialization/PG - Post Graduation Not Required.
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Experience: 1 - 3 Years
Industry: Banking / Financial Services / Broking
Functional Area: ITES, BPO, KPO, LPO, Customer Service, Operations.
Keyskills: Financial research, Internet Research, KPO and Research, Research, Web Research, Analytical Research, Market data tools, Capital IQ, FactSet, Bloomberg, reuters, Thomson, Factiva, Snl, Market Research, Evaluserve.