Investment Analyst

Brunswick, ME

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Investment Analyst
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Job Summary

Reporting to the Director of Private Equity, the Investment Analyst is responsible for supporting the Investments team in a broad range of activities including:

• Supporting the Investments team in due diligence and screening for potential investments including quantitative and qualitative analysis.
• Monitoring of existing investments across the Endowment portfolio, with a focus on private investments, through review of quarterly performance and attribution as well as attendance at manager meetings.
• Assistance in the preparation of investment recommendation memos and other materials for distribution to the Investment Committee.
• Contribute to Investments team's ongoing refinement of asset allocation framework and portfolio positioning; assess relative attractiveness of various asset classes, strategies and markets.
• Supervise and Mentor Interns

This position is based in our New York City office.

All interested candidates should apply through the college's website. Please do not contact / email the Investments Office directly.

Education/Skills Requirements

Strong academic credentials including a Bachelor's degree and MBA , with a CFA designation preferred. Superior written and interpersonal communication skills. Ability to multi-task, work independently and function as part of a small team. Strong organizational skills and self-motivation. Excellent analytical abilities including financial modeling; ability to synthesize large amounts of data in a clear and concise manner. Proficiency in Excel, PowerPoint and database software. High level of integrity, intellectual curiosity, professionalism and loyalty.

Experience Requirements and/or Equivalents

4+ years of prior experience in an investment, financial or consulting role. Passion for investing and interest in not-for-profit endowment management.

Standard Work Days and Hours

This is a salaried position requiring time commitment necessary to satisfactorily complete job requirements. Typical hours are M-F 8:00am to 5:00pm.

About Bowdoin

Founded in 1794, Bowdoin has maintained its commitment to the liberal arts for well over 200 years. Bowdoin's reputation as a preeminent liberal arts college rests on the excellence of its faculty, students, and staff; intimate size; strong sense of community; and connections to the people, history, and natural beauty of Maine.

Bowdoin's campus is situated in a beautiful natural setting. Located in Brunswick, Maine, a town of approximately 20,000, the College is a short drive from the Maine coast, twenty-five miles from Portland and 120 miles from Boston.

Bowdoin embraces diversity in all forms, and the College is home to talented students, faculty and staff with a variety of racial, ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds; religious beliefs; and gender identities, among other factors.

We encourage applications from candidates committed to the support of an inclusive campus community and those who will enrich and contribute to the College's multifaceted diversity. We value a community in which individuals of all backgrounds are warmly welcomed and encouraged to succeed.

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