Investment Analyst

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Financial Services

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Paul Covey

  • Contact email:

    paul.covey@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/545474

  • Published:

    9 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-01-02

  • Startdate:

    03/12/2019 13:07:10

I am working with a leading UK Pension Consultancy who due to continued growth are looking to add a Investment Analyst to their investment practice in London.

In this role you will play a key part supporting the whole investment practice and provide support to the client facing consultants. To be considered for this role you must of have previous experience working within a consultancy environment and have strong pensions knowledge. Evidence of good professional exam progress is preferred.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Working on 5 to 10 key clients as part of personal client 'portfolio'
  • Day-to-day contact for some clients, investment managers and other external parties (actuaries, administrators etc)
  • Drafting reports for peer review by consultants on all aspects of investment consulting and monitoring
  • Performance analysis and high-level commentary on portfolios
  • Drafting advice to clients on any governance and regulatory requirements
  • Acting as co-ordinator and helping manage workflow for internal client teams
  • Project work can include:
    o Investment strategy reviews (i.e. mix of different asset classes)
    o Advice on investment structure (i.e. number and style of investment managers)
    o Selection of investment managers
    o Asset transitions
  • Opportunities to undertake other projects from time to time, including manager research, proposition development, business development and business development
  • Adhering to the firm's Information Security standards, policies and procedures


Benefits:

  • A highly competitive salary
  • Award Winning Benefits package, including full study support where applicable, a share of the firm's profits, good work life balance, ability to buy and sell holidays, your birthday off and huge array of other flexible benefits
  • Shared Values - Confident, Friendly, Partnering & Straightforward
  • Exceptional learning & development opportunities
  • An excellent working environment with a strong social scene
  • Opportunities to give back through volunteering initiatives

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