Associate - Healthcare

Allianz Global Investors

Allianz Global Investors offers a diversified range of active investment strategies across four main pillars: equities, fixed income, multi asset and alternatives. Our expertise covers the developed and emerging markets as well as public and private markets. At Allianz Global Investors, our people enjoy motivating, fulfilling careers. If you’re looking for a fast-paced working environment and a new exciting career, then join us now! We’re committed to giving our people – experienced and energetic professionals alike – the opportunities and experiences they seek to thrive and gain personal fulfilment. ~crlf~~crlf~We are looking for you! Allianz Global Investors is currently seeking an Associate to provide fundamental equity research support for healthcare strategies. ~crlf~~crlf~Responsibilities:~crlf~## Generate investment ideas based on scientific and fundamental analysis of biopharma company drivers. ~crlf~## Work closely with the Portfolio Manager to discuss ideas, monitor risks and new developments.~crlf~## Leverage scientific expertise to evaluate early stage scientific platform companies.~crlf~## Critically analyse preclinical data, clinical trials and market data to identify key issues and formulate an outlook. ~crlf~## Conduct interviews with industry experts and implement surveys to address unresolved questions. ~crlf~## Present new findings in a concise and timely manner. ~crlf~## Participate in industry conferences (includes travel) and meetings with management teams. ~crlf~## Build and maintain market models and company financial models. ~crlf~## Actively publish research highlights on internal systems. ~crlf~

## Advanced scientific degree. PhD preferred. Research in the area of immunology, neuroscience, oncology, cardiometabolic would be advantageous. CFA valued also. ~crlf~## 1-4 years of biotechnology experience in a research role at an investment firm or investment bank. Biopharma company experience in research & development or business development also considered. ~crlf~## Strong quantitative skills needed. Proficiency with powerpoint and excel. Financial statement analysis and valuation knowledge valued. ~crlf~## Would consider candidates outside of the Bay Area that are willing to relocate~crlf~## Impeccable integrity, work ethics and open-mindedness. ~crlf~## Ability to think outside the box and form independent views. ~crlf~## Ability to multi-task, prioritize effectively and work under tight deadlines. ~crlf~## Demonstrated success in working collaboratively within a team environment. ~crlf~## Able to communicate complex information in a concise organized manner, verbally and in writing. ~crlf~## Strong interpersonal skills. Ability to foster relationships with company management teams. ~crlf~## Passion for biotechnology and drug innovation. ~crlf~## Thrives in a fast-paced and highly self-motivated professional culture.~crlf~

Allianz Group is one of the most trusted insurance and asset management companies in the world. Caring for our employees, their ambitions, dreams and challenges, is what makes us a unique employer. Together we can build an environment where everyone feels empowered and has the confidence to explore, to grow and to shape a better future for our customers and the world around us. Join us. Let’s care for tomorrow.~crlf~~crlf~We at Allianz believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage you to bring your whole self to work, no matter where you are from, what you look like, who you love or what you believe in.

Allianz Global Investors is a leading active asset manager with over 750 investment professionals in 25 offices worldwide and managing EUR 546 billion in assets for individuals, families and institutions.

Active is the most important word in our vocabulary. We believe in solving, not selling, adding value beyond pure economic gain. We offer a collegial culture based on strong values, taking individual responsibility, and dedication to mastering challenging tasks. To harness the power of innovation, we invest in the development of our employees. We encourage you to make an impact in a diverse, international, technology-enabled and increasingly agile environment. If you feel inspired to elevate the active asset management experience, this is the place for you.~crlf~~crlf~We are committed to deliver excellence to our clients, advisors, employees, our parent company and within our industry. Putting our clients' needs first, behaving in an open and transparent way and treating people fairly means acting with integrity. We respect difference and diversity and reward individual performance as well as teamwork.~crlf~~crlf~We are also committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing assistance to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are in need support to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to recruiting@allianzgi.com~crlf~~crlf~


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Allianz Global Investors is a leading active asset manager operating in 25 offices globally.