Senior Investment Analyst/Manager Research

Dimensions Specialist Recruitment
28 Nov 2016
02 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
This leading Investment Consulting firm is renowned as a leading 21st century organisation coupled with a reputation for providing innovative solutions and advice across the market Their offices in the heart of London are now seeking an additional Senior Investment Analyst whose key objectives will include Overseeing and implementing investment manager research projects Creating new and maintaining existing buy lists further improving manager research framework to deliver robust active fund selection. Improving manager research framework to deliver robust active fund selection This is very much a challenging, rewarding and progressive role where day today specific responsibilities will include but not be limited to: Delivering investment analysis both qualitative and quantitative in nature.Identifying inefficiencies in current processes, with the ability to develop and implement viable solutions.Conducting external research meetings across asset classes.Attending and present at internal meetings i.e. Manager Research Committees.Identifying business ideas and developing them from the conceptual stage to completion and take ownership of all interim stages.Contribute to regular management meetings and implementing any recommendations or decisions made in terms of working practices, resourcing and efficiencies etc. Your experience will include in-depth experience of manager research in fixed interest, equities, multi asset products (DGF, MAC etc.), Long Sterling Corp Bonds and Emerging Market Equities together with a broad knowledge of the financial markets,. You will also be educated to a minimum of a 2.1 honours degree (in any discipline), 340 UCAS points or equivalent (excluding General Studies and AS Level grades) and a grade A in A-Level Mathematics or equivalent. CFA or equivalent is preferred but not essential, as your overall experience and technical knowledge will be taken into consideration and the organisation will actively assist you in achieving CFA or similar status by the provision. This is very much a role that required an aptitude for working with people both internal and external of the organisation, coupled with an analytical and client focussed approach, as well as the ability to manage others. This is a very brief description and a full and more detailed specification is available on application.