La Française is an international asset management firm headquartered in Paris. For over forty years, La Française has been developing core competencies in third-party asset management. The Group has a multi-expertise business model organized around four core activities: securities, real estate, investment solutions and direct financing.
With 606 professionals and offices in Paris, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, London, Luxembourg, Madrid and Milan, La Française provides investment solutions and services to institutional and private clients worldwide. The group manages over €71 billion in assets as at April 30, 2018.
La Française features a strong corporate culture favoring employee interaction and initiative. The group, independent in the execution of its core business, is owned by Credit Mutuel Nord Europe, a banking and insurance group present in Northern France and Belgium.
As a Financial Analyst – Equities, you will work directly with the equities Portfolio Management team and be responsible for carrying out strategic and financial analyses of targeted companies for our global/thematic fund range.
Conduct investment case studies on select listed companies
Prepare sector specific and thematic market studies
Analyze and report on current events, sector changes and company evolutions
Develop financial models and conduct thorough research of financial data
Conduct in-house research
Graduate from a major business or engineering school with a degree in corporate finance or consulting
A solid understanding of the financial sector and environment
Proven work experience: prior three to four year experience as an analyst in corporate finance/investment banking or audit/consulting, with preferably experience abroad
Expertise in Microsoft Office, Excel (creating spreadsheets and using advanced formulas), VBA
Familiarity with finance databases
Excellent analytical skills
Demonstrate strategic thinking skills
Curious, passionate about finance and responsible investing
Organized, concise, good work ethic, rigorous
CFA certification is a plus
Good people skills
La Française is committed to promoting equality and diversity in recruitment.