Preparing for your next Quant Interview?
Practice Here!

Associate, Manager Research

Associate, Manager Research
New York, US
Apply Now
Job Description

About this role

Company: BlackRock Financial Management, Inc.

Job Title: Associate, Manager Research

Location: 50 Hudson Yards, New York, NY 1000

Summary of duties: Meet with current and potential clients to present and explain the alternatives investments/portfolio strategy. Create and implement marketing and sales distribution strategies designed to the drive demand for the firm's alternative products offering. Monitor the investment platform including client servicing, business development, marketing and product strategy, by utilizing BlackRock's Aladdin software ranging from data science, Excel, Bloomberg, and Python. Develop a comprehensive understanding of asset classes, regions, sectors, industries, currencies, and securities across the Multi-Asset investment platform. Participate in the development and financial implementation of portfolio construction, risk, analytics, strategy evaluation and trading tools. Work on investments and processes, technology and operations and due diligence duties for the multi manager platform within MASS. Responsible for collaborating with team members across multi-assets and share insights and ideas that will drive investment outcomes.

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Economics, Finance, or a related field, and two (2) years of experience as an Analyst or a related role. Two (2) years of experience with: analyzing manager value-add to generate alpha for client portfolios; utilizing excel/financial modeling skills to assess portfolio quant factors in investment performance; working with different asset classes including equities, fixed income and alternatives, and derivatives; synthesizing and communicating sophisticated topics to a broad set of internal and external stakeholders; and working with data utilizing analysis and visualization technology including Tableau and coding skills in Python and SQL.

To apply: please click the “Apply” button on this webpage.


For New York City only: The salary range for this position is $131,500 - $140,000. Additionally, employees are eligible for an annual discretionary bonus, and benefits including heath care, leave benefits, and retirement benefits. BlackRock operates a pay-for-performance compensation philosophy and your total compensation may vary based on role, location, and firm, department and individual performance.

Our benefits

To help you stay energized, engaged and inspired, we offer a wide range of benefits including a strong retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, comprehensive healthcare, support for working parents and Flexible Time Off (FTO) so you can relax, recharge and be there for the people you care about.

Our hybrid work model

BlackRock’s hybrid work model is designed to enable a culture of collaboration and apprenticeship that enriches the experience of our employees, while supporting flexibility for all. Employees are currently required to work at least 4 days in the office per week, with the flexibility to work from home 1 day a week. Some business groups may require more time in the office due to their roles and responsibilities. We remain focused on increasing the impactful moments that arise when we work together in person – aligned with our commitment to performance and innovation. As a new joiner, you can count on this hybrid model to accelerate your learning and onboarding experience here at BlackRock.

About BlackRock

At BlackRock, we are all connected by one mission: to help more and more people experience financial well-being. Our clients, and the people they serve, are saving for retirement, paying for their children’s educations, buying homes and starting businesses. Their investments also help to strengthen the global economy: support businesses small and large; finance infrastructure projects that connect and power cities; and facilitate innovations that drive progress.

This mission would not be possible without our smartest investment – the one we make in our employees. It’s why we’re dedicated to creating an environment where our colleagues feel welcomed, valued and supported with networks, benefits and development opportunities to help them thrive.

For additional information on BlackRock, please visit @blackrock | Twitter: @blackrock | LinkedIn:

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 arrest or conviction records in a manner consistent with the requirements of the law, including any applicable fair chance law.

Share this job
Share On
Apply Now