Investment fund analyst - Salary and Career
Economists

Investment fund analyst - Career description, activities, functions and salary

They analyze the economic environment, design and execute economic, market and economic feasibility research projects, among others. They participate in strategic and short-term planning and assess collective impact policies for the government, NGOs and other organizations. They manage economic-financial programming, operate in domestic and foreign markets, examine corporate finances. They can exercise mediation, expertise and arbitration.

How much does an Investment fund analyst earn

A Investment fund analyst earns between $2.041 and $11.902 per month, with an average monthly salary of $4.621 and a median salary of $3.500 according to an Averwage.com salary survey along with to data of professionals hired and fired by companies in the labor market.

Our research is based on the salaries of 12.622 professionals hired and dismissed by the period from 06/2021 to 05/2022 (last year).


Salary ranges for the Investment fund analyst

Monthly Salary Annual Salary Salary Per Week Hourly Salary
Average wage 4.621 55.451 1.155 22
1º Quartile 2.041 24.496 510 10
Median Salary 3.500 42.000 875 17
3º Quartile 9.077 108.920 2.269 43
Higher Salary 11.902 142.819 2.975 56


Professional job categories

  • Science and arts professionals
    • professionals of the social sciences and humanities
      • social scientists, psychologists
        • economists

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Main workplaces

Economists they work in companies of various economic activities such as financial intermediation, insurance and private pension, public administration, social security, economic consulting companies, in agriculture, livestock, industry and services related to these activities, in wholesale trade and trade intermediaries. They are mostly statutory or salaried employees with a formal contract, work as a team, with permanent supervision, in a closed environment and during daytime hours.


What does it take to work in the field of Economists

The exercise of these occupations requires a higher degree in economic sciences or a postgraduate degree in economics and registration with the Regional Council of Economics. The full performance of activities occurs after one or two years of experience in the area.


Functions and activities of Investment fund analyst

Economists must:

  • evaluate collective impact policies (government, ngos, other organizations);
  • manage economic-financial programming;
  • participate in strategic and short-term planning;
  • communicate;
  • elaborate projects (economic research, markets, economic feasibility etc);
  • analyze economic environment;
  • work in internal and external markets;
  • act in internal and external markets;
  • examine corporate finance;
  • exercise mediation, expertise and arbitration;
  • acting in internal and external markets;
  • execute projects (economic research, market research, economic feasibility etc);
  • evaluating collective impact policies (government, ngos, other organizations);
  • acting in domestic and foreign markets;
  • elaborate projects (economic research, market research, economic feasibility etc);
  • demonstrate personal skills;
  • exercising mediation, expertise and arbitration;

  • Activities

    • assess adequacy of actions to the problem;
    • criticize data;
    • apply quantitative methods;
    • estimate results;
    • scaling human and physical resources;
    • teach courses;
    • demonstrate ability to use computer resources;
    • indicate merger, acquisition, partnership etc;
    • coordinate projects;
    • subsidizing the formulation of rules, regulations and contracts;
    • recruit staff;
    • adapt language to the audience;
    • mediate conflicts of interest;
    • verify implementation of proposed actions;
    • estimate profitability and economic-financial viability;
    • perform credit analysis;
    • checking barriers to competition;
    • subsidize decisions;
    • predict competitors' performance;
    • reveal critical judgment;
    • assist in the formulation of trade policies;
    • detect new markets;
    • monitor budget execution;
    • indicate merger, acquisition, partnership etc;
    • analyze conjunctures;
    • interpret results;
    • demonstrate logical reasoning;
    • demonstrate verbal ability in foreign languages;
    • train staff;
    • transmit knowledge;
    • manage cash flow;
    • propose actions;
    • monitoring compliance with regulations;
    • perform sectoral and regional analyses;
    • define a schedule;
    • define schedule;
    • establish an arbitration award;
    • assist in marketing policies;
    • give lectures;
    • work as a team;
    • interpret results;
    • calculate company market value;
    • display communications at events;
    • delineate problem;
    • demonstrate leadership ability;
    • manage databases;
    • criticize data;
    • confronting alternative costs;
    • identify market structure (competition);
    • manage risks;
    • creating financial products;
    • browse bibliography;
    • analyze socio-economic and environmental sustainability;
    • issuing reports and opinions;
    • write articles, books, economic bulletins and reports;
    • establish arbitration award;
    • develop indicators;
    • recommend policies;
    • budget projects;
    • determine sources;
    • select funding sources;
    • verify company information (due diligence);
    • suggest technology adoption;
    • analyze long-term trends;
    • develop collection instruments;
    • measure consequences of actions;
    • estimate social and environmental impacts (externalities);
    • plan investments (capital budgets);
    • representing interests in national and international negotiations;
    • identify opportunities and threats in the environment and in the organization;
    • list action alternatives;
    • negotiate projects;
    • justify project;
    • formulate abstract concepts;
    • mediate conflicts of interest;
    • estimate private costs;
    • ask for comparative advantages;
    • indicate merger, acquisition, partnership, etc;
    • delimit object;
    • value equity;
    • process data;
    • dialogue with the media;
    • keep up to date;
    • build scenarios;
    • manage customer portfolio (portfolio);
    • analyze political-institutional environment;
    • confront alternative costs;
    • perform financial statement analysis;
    • show creativity;
    • pricing products and services;
    • show creativity;
    • define products and results;
    • collect data;
    • monitor market indicators;
    • generate evaluation parameters;
    • estimate demand;
    • define methodology;


    Sectors that hire Investment fund analyst the most in the job market

    • combined office and administrative support services
    • temporary labor lease
    • business management consulting activities
    • accounting activities
    • fund management activities by contract or commission
    • holdings of non-financial institutions
    • other ancillary activities of financial services
    • road transport of cargo, except dangerous goods and removals, intercity, interstate and international
    • other service activities provided mainly to companies
    • commodities and futures exchange




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