Director, Senior Research Analyst (Automotive), Global Research, Japan

Bank of America

Bank of America

Tokyo, Japan · United States · Remote
Posted on Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Job Description:

At Bank of America, we are guided by a common purpose to help make financial lives better through the power of every connection. Responsible Growth is how we run our company and how we deliver for our clients, teammates, communities and shareholders every day.

One of the keys to driving Responsible Growth is being a great place to work for our teammates around the world. We’re devoted to being a diverse and inclusive workplace for everyone. We hire individuals with a broad range of backgrounds and experiences and invest heavily in our teammates and their families by offering competitive benefits to support their physical, emotional, and financial well-being.

Bank of America believes both in the importance of working together and offering flexibility to our employees. We use a multi-faceted approach for flexibility, depending on the various roles in our organization.

Working at Bank of America will give you a great career with opportunities to learn, grow and make an impact, along with the power to make a difference. Join us!

Job Description:

This job is responsible for analysing a private or public organization's capital structure and evaluating investment and credit risk in Japan auto/auto parts sector. Key responsibilities include monitoring capital markets and/or individual companies' business position, providing data-driven insights regarding the future performance of the company's securities or capital markets, and communicating recommendations to institutional clients. Job expectations include having extensive industry knowledge and providing judgment based on research findings to team members.


  • Leverages insights gathered from research to provide recommendations on the purchase, sale, or holding of securities to institutional clients
  • Collects information related to the prices, sales, government programs, and market trends, develops sales strategies accordingly, and communicates recommendations on the purchase, sale, or holding of the company's securities to clients
  • Analyses the organization's capital structure and prepares reports and presentations for institutional clients and industry groups to communicate future performance of the company's securities or capital markets
  • Creates notes and reports on economics, markets, and/or industries, while researching sector trends that may impact company recommendations
  • Develops and maintains databases and indicators for critical research products, while producing collaborative reports with analysis findings


  • Client Management
  • Relationship Building
  • Financial Forecasting and Modelling
  • Research Analysis
  • Technical Documentation
  • Business Analytics
  • Business Intelligence
  • Data and Trend Analysis
  • Trading and Investment Analysis
  • Financial Analysis
  • Profitability Analysis
  • Causation Analysis
  • Research
  • Written Communications
  • Fluent in Japanese and English