Job Board >> Cyclical Industries Reporter
|Company Name||OTR Global|
|Date Posted||13, Sunday 2014|
|Listing Type||Hourly Rate|
OTR Global (OTR®), founded in 1995, is a leading investment research and agency-trading boutique with offices in North America, Europe and Asia. The recognized leader in marketplace research, OTR pioneered its channel-checking methodology by developing a comprehensive base of industry sources and an in-depth understanding of complex, global product supply chains and distribution channels. OTR's unique approach relies on journalistic principles and is utilized by the firm's more than 130 research personnel located in more than 18 countries.
OTR aggregates, compares and contrasts extensive marketplace data and prepares research reports for institutional investors (primarily mutual funds and hedge fund managers). Sources are interviewed via telephone, typically on a quarterly basis, which subsequently provides the basis for OTR reports. OTR's mission is to aggregate information from nontraditional sources, compare it with expectations and look for dislocations or inflection points that provide investment opportunities for our clients.
The cyclical reporter's responsibilities will include interviewing and developing industry sources and working with OTR's research team to expand its Cyclicals coverage. This includes but is not limited to construction, transportation and renewable energy markets. Sources include equipment distributors, project developers, component suppliers and other individuals in the supply chain of various public companies. The ideal candidate will demonstrate the ability to uncover relevant sources across a wide variety of industries and write concise summaries based on their input. The candidate will interact with OTR's reporting team, work with editors from the firm's cyclicals group and report to the managing editor.
PROFESSIONAL AND PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES:
Possess experience in related industry or as an industry journalist
Possess existing industry contacts while developing and maintaining new relationships
Able to aggregate and interpret complex information
Able to write clearly and concisely
Capable of identifying emerging industry themes that may present investment opportunities
Able to work in a team environment spanning multiple cultures and time zones
Flexible with schedule, exhibiting strong time management skills
Able to multitask and consistently meet deadlines
This is a telecommuting, hourly position
PLEASE SEND YOUR COVER LETTER, RESUME AND CLIPS TO:
Joann Steck-Bayat | Recruitment & Operations Manager