Equity Research Production Assistant

  • Level 3 (Advanced)
  • London

Morgan Stanley

This role sits within the Equity Research Division, reporting to the Head of European Production. Morgan Stanley Equity Research is one of the financial industry’s dominant thought leaders in generating investment ideas. Their Research Production team is an integral part of the Department. They oversee the professional production of Research product while adding creative flair, original design and layout ideas.

A typical day

  • *Start date: September 2021*
  • Create and maintain landing pages on our research portal, to promote research, events and key themes
  • Work with offshore teams to create regular and one-off email campaigns
  • Organise and help produce adverts for our video or podcasts series
  • Produce marketing materials, such as posters and invitations
  • Create bespoke, on-brand email templates for teams to use to promote research to clients
  • Gather campaign analytics and report results
  • Help to identify opportunities to promote products and co-ordinate those campaigns from start to finish
  • Assist with the production of videos and podcasts
  • Provide support with Media team training
  • Production, coordination and layout of research reports and conference documents
  • Team admin including maintaining various shared logs, folders and our Twiki site

You must have

  • Five GCSE grades C – A* (4-9) or equivalent, including English and Maths
  • Three A levels at grades A*-C (or 240 UCAS points or new tariff equivalent)

Skills needed

  • A fantastic can do attitude, commitment to deliver the best service to clients
  • Team player & strong organisational skills
  • Able to deal with various deadlines & changing priorities
  • Flexible & adaptable problem solver, ability to think laterally
  • Creative & interested in original ways of presenting data & ideas
  • Excellent communicator & impeccable attention to detail
  • Build & sustain strong professional relationships
  • Ownership of tasks & see them through to the end
  • Learn & adhere to Legal & Compliance requirements
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications Word, Excel & PowerPoint