Job Description: About Bank of America Merrill Lynch: Our purpose as a firm is to make financial lives better, through the power of every connection. Across the world, we partner with leading corporate and institutional investors through our offices in more than 40 countries. In the U.S alone, we serve almost all Fortune 500 companies and approximately 59 million consumers and small-business customers. We provide a full suite of financial products and services, from banking and investments to asset and risk management. We cover a broad range of asset classes, making us a global leader in corporate and investment banking, sales and trading.
Connecting Asia Pacific to the World Our Asia Pacific team is spread across 23 offices in 12 markets. We are focused on connecting Asia to the world and the world to Asia, using our global expertise to ensure success is shared between us, our clients and our communities. Our regional footprint covers 12 currencies, more than a dozen languages and five time zones, placing us firmly among the region's leading financial services companies. Bank of America Merrill Lynch is committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining top diverse talent from across the globe. Our diversity and inclusion mission is to actively promote an inclusive work environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve personal success and contribute to the growth of our business. Each of our global Employee Networks bring together employees, create dialogue and awareness in support of our Diversity and Inclusion.
The position available is as an Analyst within the highly successful Australian Equity Research team, based in Sydney. The focus of this role is to work as a Lead analyst in Internet Media/Gaming sectors. The Analyst will help the team to capitalise on our strong research franchise that provides insightful, high quality and value-added service to Merrill Lynch clients on a local and global basis.
Financial modelling of listed companies
Construction and maintenance of industry, economic and company databases, utilising a wide range of information resources
Preparation of research notes, slide presentations and other research-related documents on a local and regional level
Marketing and servicing internal and external clients on a global basis
Minimum 2 years of industry/professional services experience in Gaming or Internet Media.
A Commerce/Finance/Economics related degree from a reputable University would be well received.
Excellent financial modelling/analytical skills
Ability to grasp an understanding of the key objectives and issues across the business in the context of broader trends in the various industry sectors
Be creative, positive, energetic and solutions orientated in providing best in class research advice, corporate access and client connectivity
Exercise fiduciary responsibility at all times in terms of expense control, compliance issues, financial reporting and technology related initiatives
Proactively build and manage key business relationships with the relevant 700+ local and global BofAML analysts. Engage in a partnership approach in assisting the sales and trading teams and regional management to provide clients with best advice and execution.
Ability to prioritise the urgency of business initiatives and facilitate dialogue for all key stakeholders
Bank of America Merrill Lynch is an equal opportunities employer.