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Consumer Research Analyst, Shanghai

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We are seeking a research analyst to cover China’s consumer and retail evolution with direct coverage of multinational consumer companies, as well as broader trends and themes within the intersection of retail and e-business.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct fundamental, forward-looking investment research in China’s consumer space, at both industry and company levels through primary research
  • Organize data, combining industry knowledge, into decent insight and help senior analyst prepare research findings to institutional investors
  • Participate in developing, collecting, managing and analyzing the data sets for consumer space both online and offline
  • Follow industry newsflow and attend industry conferences, company conferences to develop relationships with key contacts
  • Work with the research team and tech team to refine research methodologies and develop potential data sets to evaluate key metrics of covered sectors and companies

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • Have 2+ years operation experiences in consumer sector including (but not limited to) FMCG, Luxury, or retails. Experience from management consulting covering consumer sector will be a plus.
  • Must have a bachelor’s degree or above from a university either domestic or overseas (preferred)
  • Must possess strong verbal and written communication skills in Chinese and English
  • Must be highly numerical, comfortable with numbers and working with large data sets
  • Good MS office skills, especially strong in Excel. Knowledge of SQL preferred
  • Previous experience in consulting, market research or equity research preferred

Contact: Please submit your application to pehr@us.pacificepoch.com

Research Editor, Shanghai

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We are an independent investment research firm seeking a dedicated, experienced candidate for a Research Editor role. The ideal person is curious and detail-oriented, with strong initiative and solid experience writing/editing business-related content. Analyst experience and knowledge of financial markets is a big plus.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Managing the report production process from thesis conception to publication, often under tight time constraints. This includes editing reports, Excel workbooks, dashboard graphics and charts through all stages of production.
  • Collaborating closely with English-speaking Chinese analysts to refine their research theses, articulate their message and communicate key conclusions in both written and graphical form. This involves rewriting/restructuring draft research to refine messaging, checking sources and implementing house style.
  • Managing product pipeline with an eye on quarterly earnings cycles; ensuring timely product distribution through a variety of online platforms.
  • Developing products and editorial processes that add value for our investor clients and improve overall efficiency.

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree, native English speaker.
  • Three or more years of work experience in a related field – e.g. journalism, financial services, market research.
  • Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills; ability to guide junior colleagues in best practices, training, prioritization.
  • Expert knowledge of English grammar, usage and punctuation. Familiarity with AP Style and American-English.
  • An analytical mind, with the ability to evaluate and interpret data.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • Understanding of financial markets and China business environment.
  • High proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel; familiarity with Adobe InDesign a plus.
  • Familiarity with Chinese internet companies/platforms eg. WeChat, Weibo, Baidu.
  • Currently on a work residence permit is a plus.

Contact: Please submit your application to pehr@us.pacificepoch.com