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Portfolio Managers Assistant - Multi Asset - Asset Management

Job Title: Portfolio Managers Assistant - Multi Asset - Asset Management
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH18815_1529078277
Contact Name: Tom Baker
Contact Email: tom.baker@twentyrecruitment.com
Job Published: June 15, 2018 16:57

Job Description

Twenty Financial Services are currently working with a leading global Asset Manager are looking for an Implementation Analyst. This is a fantastic role where you will have exposure to different area's within the Front Office support function and you will also liaise with multiple business areas.

Responsibilities:

  • Implementation of investment decisions made by PMs by generating orders across multiple portfolios for the funds, exchange traded instruments, FX and third party funds - taking into account cash, investment guidelines, benchmarks and fund sizes
  • Cash Management - monitoring cash positions and cash flows
  • Portfolio rebalancing - monthly and large scale model realignments
  • Represent Multi Asset Implementation on product launches and transitions
  • Represent PMs on change management projects and initiatives
  • General support for Multi asset funds operational queries
  • Liaise with Operational, Fund Accounting, Technology, Compliance, Risk, Legal, Treasury, FX, Product Development and Change Management teams. Working with Retail and Institutional businesses
  • Drive process improvements and procedural enhancements to increase efficiency and reduce risk
  • Ensure that we have globally consistent procedures and processes across Multi Asset Implementation teams
  • Ensuring compliance with all applicable statutory requirements
  • Participation in the Multi Asset fund range Technology Programme


Required Experience/Skills

  • Excellent communication skills. Ability to communicate at all levels of the organisation.
  • Experience within a Multi Asset Portfolio Management support function, back office operations or fund administration.
  • Ability to work in a small functional team but also as part of the broader Investment Business Group
  • Proved understanding of Multi Asset order generation and Equity/Fixed Income markets
  • Ability to prioritise work within tight deadlines and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Numerate individual with strong analytical skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure and multitask
  • Advanced excel (ideally to macro level)
  • Bloomberg (desirable)
  • IMC