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Research Analyst

We are looking to hire a Research Analyst to support our partnership’s investment process. The right candidate will skillfully perform the following:

Research and analysis, entailing:

  • Determining, with the help of the firm’s investment professionals, the key drivers of a business,
  • Understanding the right questions to assess the merits of an investment,
  • Identifying, contacting and interviewing industry contacts,- developing relationships with contacts for future follow-up,
  • Assessing responses and providing analysis of key findings,- communicating verbally and via reports to partners of firm; and,
  • Working closely with the partners in final analysis of potential investment.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Passion for learning and uncovering facts
  • Extrovert
  • Strong communication and writing skills
  • Intellectual curiosity
  • Strong work ethic

Required Education:
No specific degree is required; however, applicable backgrounds include:

  • Journalism
  • Private investigation
  • Research

The right candidate will be comfortable understanding the key drivers of a business, cold-calling and interviewing contacts, and communicating results with the partners of the firm. The right candidate will also be comfortable establishing relationships with contacts in order to monitor a company’s prospects and industry trends.

This position is available part-time with the potential to evolve into a full-time position. Work hours, and location, are flexible. Pay will be determined once the right candidate is identified.

Interested candidates should email job124@ire.org with their resume, including a cover letter that explains why he/she should be considered for the position.