Wolverhampton, West Midlands
£49000 - £52000 per annum
over 1 year ago
Sellick Partnership are recruiting for an Investment Officer to join a well-established organisation based in Wolverhampton on a permanent basis.
The purpose of the permanent Investment Officer will be to support the Assistant Director of Investments & Finance with asset allocation and the strategic investment management of the Pension Fund. To deputise for the Assistant Director on investment related matters where appropriate.
PURPOSE OF THE INVESTMENT OFFICER:
- To provide strategic investment advice and support to the Assistant Director, Investments and Finance and the Director of Pensions. To contribute to the formulation of the investment strategy and investment advisory service for the Funds.
- To support the development and monitoring of the Investment Strategy Statement and make recommendations on potential changes as appropriate.
- Investigative analysis and monitoring of investment issues across portfolios/investments including responsible investment issues.
- Identifying factors which have a significant impact on portfolios/investments, both beneficial and detrimental. Making recommendations to improve performance and/or reduce risk.
- To be responsible for sourcing, researching and carrying out due diligence within asset classes, and recommending suitable investment selection decisions.
THE SUITABLE CANDIDATE WILL HAVE THE FOLLOWING:
- Education to a degree standard or equivalent relevant experience.
- Investment experience and demonstrated investment competence.
- Significant experience of investment related work at a senior level within the private or public sector
- Demonstrable ability to understand and interpret economic and investment issues and apply strategic thinking
- In-depth knowledge of investments and use of financial software and understanding of performance measurement.
- In-depth knowledge and understanding of the wider impact of decisions taken across the investment spectrum
If you are interested in the above position and feel your experience matches the criteria please apply now for immediate consideration or for more information please contact Alex Rowland.
*Interviews will be taking place immediately*
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