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Global Investment Research - PhD Fellowship - London

Goldman Sachs

Goldman Sachs

London, UK
Posted on Thursday, June 6, 2024

Job Description

Global Investment Research, PhD Fellowship


From macroeconomic forecasts to individual stock analysis, our team develops tools and insights to help shape investment strategies for clients and the firm. Our analysts work on client-focused research in the equity, fixed-income, currency, and commodities markets, mining big data that enters markets around the world each day to identify game-changing insights. You’ll be part of a team that is intellectually curious, creative, analytical, and passionate about performing market research.


The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high-net-worth individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in London, Frankfurt, Tokyo, Hong Kong and other major financial centers around the world.

Goldman Sachs is seeking PhD candidates or graduates to participate in a 6-12-month fellowship. The Fellowship will enable PhDs to explore a potential career transition into Equity Research. The Fellows are provided with training and hands-on experience on a research team as well as networking and mentorship opportunities. The Fellowship:

  • Is open to PhDs in all disciplines.
  • Does not require finance experience however, an interest in investing or a basic knowledge of the markets is helpful.


  • The successful candidate will work closely with senior analysts in the Autos teams to analyze companies and stocks within the sector and the factors that affect the industry as a whole.
  • Researching and critically analyzing market information
  • Auditing company and industry data and statistics
  • Assisting in compilation and writing of thematic sector and company research reports and investment recommendations for our clients
  • Building and maintaining financial models using advanced Excel
  • Preparing pre-results and post results updates on companies


  • Previous experience in the Autos industry
  • Fluency in German
  • Multitasking ability and commercial skill set
  • Demonstrates interest in international markets
  • High degree of client service
  • Team oriented, excellent and proactive communicator with strong organizational skills