Legg Mason

  • Equity Research Analyst (Internet and Media Sectors)

    Job Locations US-NY-New York
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    ClearBridge Investments
    Position Type
  • Position Overview

    ClearBridge Investments is seeking an Equity Research Analyst to join their New York based fundamental research team as an Internet and Media sector specialist. Our research process focuses on using bottom-up fundamental analysis to identify and take advantage of mispriced securities. This requires due diligence on industry and company specific trends, analysis of company reported financials, as well as extensive modeling and valuation work.

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Conduct due diligence across Internet and Media Sectors
    • Lead meetings with company management
    • Dissect and project company financials; perform valuation analysis
    • Synthesize data to generate new investment ideas and/or recommend investment action
    • Communicate key findings and recommendations to PM teams to help drive firm alpha
    • Evaluate environmental, social, and governance (ESG) risks and opportunities


    • 3-7 years of investment industry experience as a fundamental research analyst
    • Experience analyzing Internet and/or Media companies
    • Competency in dissecting and valuing both hyper-growth and mature business models
    • Ability to evaluate investment opportunities in a timely fashion and effectively communicate conclusions
    • Exceptional analytical skills and rigorous financial statement analysis
    • Ability to collaborate as well as work independently
    • Buyside experience
    • Bachelor’s degree; MBA, CFA a plus

    Company Overview

    ClearBridge Investments is a well-established global investment manager with a legacy dating back more than 50 years and $137 billion in assets under management. We are committed to long-term results through active management. ClearBridge, an affiliate of Legg Mason (NYSE: LM), operates with investment independence from headquarters in New York and offices in Baltimore, London, San Francisco and Wilmington.


    Led by the insight of proprietary, fundamental research and a team of Portfolio Managers with an average of 25 years of investment industry experience, our investment process provides clients with equity-focused strategies in a number of investment vehicles and personalized, value-added client service. Our portfolios are oriented around three primary investment strategies: Low Volatility, High Active Share and Income Solutions.


    ClearBridge Investments has been recognized by Pensions & Investments Magazine as a "Best Place to Work in Money Management" in all six years of the survey. These awards reflect the Firm's spirit of collaboration, work/life balance and ongoing investment in our employees.  The firm continues to see strong growth in assets, new investment mandates and global awareness, and is looking to expand its talent base to support that growth.


    ClearBridge is an equal opportunity employer.


    ClearBridge Investments offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), profit-sharing, paid time off, employee stock purchase plan, tuition reimbursement, and much more.


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