BlackRock VP, Pharma/Bio-Tech Equity Analyst in Boston, Massachusetts

BlackRock helps investors build better financial futures. As a fiduciary to our clients, we provide the investment and technology solutions they need when planning for their most important goals. As of December 31, 2017, the firm managed approximately $6.288 trillion in assets on behalf of investors worldwide. For additional information on BlackRock, please visit www.blackrock.com | Twitter: @blackrock at https://twitter.com/blackrock | Blog: www.blackrockblog.com | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock .

Job Description:

Biotech Analyst

The best performance is delivered by tightly knit, focused and accountable teams. Returns can be enhanced by the firm-wide sharing of market knowledge and perspectives. Good investment decisions arise from integrating research with portfolio management. A global presence results in a global perspective combined with targeted local expertise. Quantitative portfolio analytics support risk-efficient portfolio construction. Our teams make their own investment decisions – within a prescribed framework and aligned with the firm’s rigorous risk management practices. Each team invests according to its unique philosophy, process and style and has a high level of discretion to allocate across regions, countries, industries and individual stocks.

Our fundamental strategies seek to identify and exploit market inefficiencies in the pursuit of alpha, which include:

  • Global

  • Regional

  • US Equity

  • Sector-Specific

The Blackrock Health Sciences team is currently looking for a pharma/biotech Analyst.

Knowledge/Experience/Competencies:

  • 3-5 years of extensive fundamental equity research and investment experience required within the pharmaceutical and/or biotech areas. MD and/or Ph.D. preferred;

  • Original and independent thinker;

  • Experience covering small, mid, and large cap stocks;

  • Strong communication and presentation skills;

  • Strong team player. The candidate must also has the ability to work more broadly within an organization where information-sharing is critical to the success of all teams across asset classes.

BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.

BlackRock will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the law, including any applicable fair chance law.