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Discretionary Fund Manager

  • Location

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy, Financial Services

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £50000 - £70000 per annum

  • Consultant:

    Emily Hope

  • Email:


  • Reference:

    912118 A_1550055578

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


Discretionary Fund Manager

Sellick Partnership are currently representing a prestigious Investment Management house. They are looking to recruit an experienced Discretionary Fund Manager to join their high performing Leeds based team on a permanent basis. This is a rare and exciting opportunity to join a thriving Investments House during a period of growth and success.

The Discretionary Fund Manager will be responsible for:

  • Recommending trades for fund portfolios across a variety of asset classes and keeping them consistently structured at all times
  • Producing reports on fund portfolios and taking responsibility for operational execution of funds from an investment management perspective
  • Liaising with Investment Management Services, Operations teams and third parties in order to make key business decisions
  • Operating investment management and FX hedge programmes related to a multitude of funds
  • Assessing risk profiles and investment objectives within fund ranges
  • Actively following markets, contributing to the investment debate on a management level and developing knowledge of the team's Trade Agreement Act (TAA) positioning and related rationale

The Discretionary Fund Manager will meet the following skillset:

  • Will preferably hold a relevant fund management qualification (IMC or CFA)
  • Relevant fund management experience in within buy-side investment management
  • Working experience of maintaining relationships with key stakeholders (both internally and externally)
  • An excellent communicator (as this role involves liaising with clients and colleagues)
  • Strong background in Discretionary Fund Management within a wealth or investment management house is essential
  • Prides themselves on their numerical abilities

Due to the nature of this position, candidates without previous wealth or investment management experience cannot be considered. Candidates without a background within Fund Management are also unable to be considered for this position.

This is a brilliant opportunity for a high-calibre Discretionary Fund Manager looking to propel their career in a well-established Leeds Investment Management firm. The company offers excellent benefits, a collaborative company culture and clear career progression.

If you believe your background meets the criteria, please apply with a copy of your CV.

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