Execution Trader

About Us

Altium Capital Management is a NY-based manager primarily focused in Healthcare and Technology. Jacob Gottlieb (CEO) has over 20 years of hedge fund investing experience, developing successful teams of investment professionals and business management staff. Our growing team of 20 people includes medical doctors, scientific professionals, and experienced fund managers who work together to uncover unique investment insights.

We look for intelligent, motivated professionals who want to learn and develop their careers. We pride ourselves on our collaborative team approach, positive culture, and firmwide integrity.

Overview of Execution Trader Role:

Execution Trader for our NY office to execute trades across multiple strategies and products. Candidate is expected to provide best execution, understand fundamental investment ideas, and summarize relevant macro/sector news to the investment team. Further, candidate will work in close collaboration with research teams and sell-side syndicate desks. Candidate should also have expertise within healthcare, ideally across therapeutics or related sectors.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work with Portfolio Managers, Analysts, and Syndicate team to execute trades
  • Monitor portfolio risk
  • Provide support across daily operational responsibilities
  • Ad-hoc research projects related to transaction cost analysis and broker/algorithm evaluation

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Minimum of 5 years execution experience, either as a sales trader or buy side firm
  • Trading experience across multiple strategies and products, including equities, options, and swaps
  • Strong relationships with banks and brokers – significant experience with ECM/syndicate deals
  • Electronic and desk trading
  • Strong network of contacts across sales trading desks
  • Proficient in operational and compliance related matters
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Crossover Investor Role

We are seeking an experienced venture-crossover investor to join our team in NY. This candidate will report directly to the CEO and will be responsible for the entire process of sourcing, diligence, tracking, and executing potential new deals. Candidate must have expertise making crossover investments within biotech, specialty pharmaceuticals, clinical devices, and related areas. Candidate must also have a proven track record of success, including an extensive network of similar investors, club deals, and companies/issuers. You will benefit from our research and deal team to help assess opportunities, and with initial success may build a dedicated team and expand the business.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Generate deal flow
  • Lead diligence process, develop investment memos, make investment recommendations
  • Negotiate term sheets and investment documents
  • Execute deals, monitor companies

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Minimum of 10 years investing experience (at least 5 years in a crossover role within clinical healthcare)
  • Relevant experience/scientific knowledge within biotech preferred (experience in specialty pharma or clinical devices also acceptable)
  • Extensive network with firms in the healthcare venture capital and crossover space
  • Proven track record with crossover investments and club deals
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Therapeutics Asset Development Role

We are seeking an experienced business development professional who will focus on therapeutics asset development - sourcing, diligence, tracking, and acquiring potential new assets for further development. Candidate must have expertise within biotech, specialty pharmaceuticals, clinical devices, and/or related areas

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Source potential licensing/acquisition opportunities (preclinical/clinical, and academic/industry)
  • Due diligence process for all licensing opportunities
  • Develop new opportunities by networking with KOLs, physicians, researcher centers, universities, and industry colleagues
  • Pitch to senior management from scientific, medical and commercial perspectives
  • Valuation and negotiation process for proposed assets

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Minimum 10 years of pharma/biotech therapeutics and clinical development experience (additional Wall Street experience a plus)
  • Extensive network in the space (IP holders in pharma, universities, industry, KOLs, etc.)
  • Previous IP in-licensing and acquisition experience, including track record of structuring, negotiations and deal execution, and post-deal oversight
  • Strong project management skills (budgeting, retaining and directing consultants, working with CMOs and CROs, and managing timelines)
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Biotech Pharma Specialist Role

We are seeking a healthcare analyst to support the team in our NY office. Candidate will research investment opportunities (both independently and in concert with existing research team), monitor companies/events, track market dynamics, and build financial models. Candidate must have healthcare investment research experience covering the mid-large cap biotech and pharma spaces.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Analyze investment opportunities; identify event path, expectations, and variant perception
  • Create competitive, commercial and market analyses
  • Manage internal valuation models, dashboards, and universe tracking
  • Interface with issuers, buy-side, and sell-side research
  • Monitor relevant sector themes, secular opportunities, consensus ideas, fund flows

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Minimum five years of Wall Street experience covering mid-large cap pharma and biotech companies
  • Financial and data analysis, including financial statements and modeling, market, script and pricing estimates, and clinical data (background in statistics a plus)
  • Experience with structuring options trades a plus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Autonomous, independent thinker
  • Strong attention to detail and process
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Healthcare Venture Capital Associate

WWe are seeking an associate to work with our current team. Candidate must have therapeutics venture capital experience. Additional experience within clinical device/biotech field is a plus. The candidate will support senior investment professionals on private investment opportunities, monitoring companies/events, tracking of market dynamics, modeling, etc.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Source new investment opportunities through frequent, direct outreach to management teams
  • Develop and maintain network of buy side, sell side, and industry contacts for access to syndicated and private transactions
  • Analyze and identify early-stage private investment opportunities
  • Interface with investor relations, companies, KOL’s, conferences, roadshows, etc.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Strong science background (PhD, masters, or undergraduate focus in biology required)
  • 2+ years of experience in venture capital or in the biotech/pharma industry
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to clearly pitch ideas
  • Financial and data analysis, including financial statements and modeling, market and pricing estimates, and clinical data (background in statistics a plus)
  • Professionalism, maturity, self-starter, and attention to detail and process
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MedTech Associate

We are seeking a fundamental research associate to work with the existing MedTech PM on our team. Candidate must have life sciences investment research experience (buy-side or sell-side). Additional experience within clinical MedTech/Devices field is a plus.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Analyze and identify MedTech investment opportunities
  • Track and update portfolio company and industry news
  • Build and manage internal valuation models and universe tracking
  • Interface with management teams, investor relations, companies, KOL’s, conferences, roadshows, etc.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Undergraduate degree (advanced/relevant Master’s degree is a plus)
  • 4-5 years of total experience (minimum 3 years of buyside or sell-side experience in the broad device sector required)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to clearly pitch ideas
  • Financial and data analysis, including financial statements and modeling, market and pricing estimates, and clinical data
  • Professionalism, maturity, self-starter, and attention to detail and process
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Biotech Associate

We are seeking a fundamental research associate to work with the existing analysts on our team. Candidate must have therapeutics investment research experience (buy-side or sell-side). Additional experience within clinical device/biotech field is a plus. The candidate will support senior investment professionals on investment opportunities, monitoring companies/events, tracking of market dynamics, modeling, etc.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Analyze and identify investment opportunities by interpreting complex medical, scientific and technical data (memos, checklists, and financial/scientific due diligence)
  • Track and update portfolio company and industry news/events
  • Manage internal valuation models, dashboards, and universe tracking
  • Interface with investor relations, companies, KOL’s, conferences, roadshows, etc.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Undergraduate degree (advanced/relevant Master’s degree is a plus)
  • 4-8 years of total experience (minimum 3 years of buyside or sell-side experience)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to clearly pitch ideas
  • Financial and data analysis, including financial statements and modeling, market and pricing estimates, and clinical data (background in statistics a plus)
  • Professionalism, maturity, self-starter, and attention to detail and process
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Neuroscience Biotech Analyst Role

We are seeking a neuroscience-focused biotech research analyst to work with our existing team. Candidate must have direct biotech therapeutics investment research experience (buy-side preferred, or sell-side with very strong direct neuro experience). The candidate will work on investment opportunities, monitoring companies/events, tracking of market dynamics, financial modeling, etc.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Analyze and identify investment opportunities by interpreting complex medical, scientific and technical data
  • Track and update portfolio company and industry news/events
  • Manage internal valuation models, dashboards, and universe tracking
  • Interface with investor relations, companies, KOL’s, roadshows, conferences, etc.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Minimum 5 years of buyside or sell-side experience analyzing neuroscience focused biotech companies (additional relevant neuroscience work experience is a plus) -PhD in neuroscience preferred (alternately, relevant Undergrad+Master’s degree)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to clearly pitch ideas
  • Financial and data analysis, including financial statements and modeling, market and pricing estimates, and clinical data (background in statistics a plus)
  • Professionalism, maturity, self-starter, and attention to detail and process
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Healthcare Analyst Role

We are seeking an analyst to support our senior investment professionals by sourcing and diligencing potential public and private investment opportunities, monitoring portfolio companies, and tracking market transactions. Ideal candidate will have a background in biotech, specialty pharmaceuticals, medical technology, or related areas. Candidate must have experience with the legal and transactional aspects of deal structuring. Candidate should be a self-starter, managing all aspects of the investment process, including 1x1 interaction with management teams, roadshows, deal color, and managing street relationships all the way through deal allocation.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Source new investment opportunities through frequent, direct outreach to management teams
  • Lead the execution of privately negotiated financings where appropriate (both public and private market)
  • Analyze and identify investment opportunities (memos, checklists, models, research)
  • Track and update portfolio company and industry events
  • Manage and build valuation models, universe tracking, and deal calendar
  • Interface with sellside bankers and capital markets teams, corporate investor relations and management, KOL’s, conferences, roadshows, etc.
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Short-Focused Healthcare Analyst

We are seeking a short-focused fundamental research analyst to work with our existing investment team.  Candidate must have buy-side healthcare investment research experience, ideally within therapeutics. The candidate will recommend short investment opportunities, monitor companies/events, track market dynamics, build financial models, etc. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Identify short selling opportunities through fundamental analysis of mechanism of action, clinical data, regulatory path, competitive landscape, and market modelling/valuation including the preparation of memos, checklists, and financial/scientific due diligence
  • Monitor buy and sell side expectations, event path, entry and exit prices
  • Track and update portfolio company and industry news/events
  • Manage internal valuation models, dashboards, and universe tracking
  • Interface with investor relations, companies, KOL’s, conferences, roadshows, etc.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Minimum 3 years of buy-side experience, with strong bias towards shorting
  • Undergraduate degree (advanced/relevant Master’s degree is a plus)
  • Inherent skepticism and ability to identify weak business models
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to clearly pitch ideas
  • Financial and data analysis, including financial statements and modeling, market and pricing estimates, and clinical data
  • Professionalism, maturity, self-starter, and attention to detail and process
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Crypto Analyst

We are seeking a cryptocurrency expert who will identify high quality private companies seeking a path to the public markets through a crossover round to an IPO, or through an alternative public offering (reverse merger, direct listing, SPAC listing, etc). Candidate should be a self-starter with an established network in cryptocurrency private capital funding including companies, potential co-investors, etc.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Source new investment opportunities through direct outreach to management teams 
  • Track and update portfolio company and industry news/events 
  • Manage and build valuation models, dashboards, and universe tracking
  • Lead the cryptocurrency private capital markets efforts (syndicated deals, structuring self-sourced deals, and co-investments)
  • Maintain network of private companies, sourcing targets, and co-investors
  • Interface with investor relations, companies, conferences, roadshows, etc.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • 5-7 years of experience (minimum 3 years of operating or banking experience in fintech)
  • Must have experience with crypto offerings, ICOs, crypto custody, etc.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to clearly pitch ideas
  • Extensive network across the cryptocurrency space
  • Financial and data analysis, including financial statements and modeling, market, and pricing estimates
  • Professionalism, maturity, self-starter, and attention to detail and process
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