Manchester, Greater Manchester
£70000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
5 months ago
Our client is a prestigious name within European Wealth Management. Due to continued company growth and success, the Wealth Management house are now looking to strengthen their Investment Desk through recruiting an Investment Strategist.
Sitting within a team of experienced Portfolio Managers, the Investment Strategist will take responsibility for the following duties:
· Full oversight of asset allocation
· Advising clients on matters to do with asset allocation within their portfolios
· Understanding the need and desire for alternative investments
· Analysis of complex funds across a multitude of different asset classes
· Taking the lead on investment strategy matters
· Consulting both with internal colleagues and external clients on all queries to do with asset allocation and investment strategy
Reporting to the Chief Investment Officer, the Investment Strategist will meet the following skillset:
· Educated to degree level or equivalent in an analytical subject, such as Economics, Physics or Mathematics
· Proven experience working within a buy side asset management house
· Strong knowledge of all asset classes (vanilla products as well as alternative investments)
· Familiar with financial packages (such as Bloomberg)
· Holds the CFA (or equivalent)
· Consultative by nature
This is a rare opportunity within the North-West.
The role is an exciting position for a candidate who has a proven working history doing asset allocation within buy-side investment management and is now looking to add value to a high-performing investment team as an Investment Strategist.
If you believe your background meets the criteria, please apply with a copy of your CV.
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