Assistant Fund Manager – Real Assets - £Exc + Bens + bonus – Ref: AB14903
A newly created role has arisen within this highly regarded mid-size Asset Manager for an experienced Analyst or Assistant Fund Manager to help shape the firms Real Asset offering. The primary purpose of the role is to research securities in the alternative listed sector, primarily REITs, Investment Trusts and Infrastructure equities.
Roles & Responsibilities
The successful candidate will be expected to research individual securities and work autonomously from the outset, assisting the Head of the team on portfolio trading and maintaining portfolio target positions.
Partnering with other teams and departments in providing market and portfolio commentary, performance and risk data for attribution.
You will be expected to write research reports and recommendations on sectors and single stock names.
You will be required to help respond to sales and client queries, preparing team presentations for sales.
The individual will be a strong communicator and will understand the importance of teamwork in a challenging, successful environment.
The successful candidate will be a self-starter and will be able to balance a number of complex projects running simultaneously.
Experience & Qualifications
The candidate should have 4+ years’ experience in Real Assets ideally with exposure to REIT’s, Investment Trusts and Infrastructure Equities.
The candidate should have demonstrable relevant experience in a role that encompasses Real Assets Analysis and or Portfolio Management.
The candidate should have experience in researching securities in the alternative listed sector.
Comfortable communicating with clients and other stakeholders across the business
The candidate should be comfortable leading both qualitative and quantitative research projects.
Please note: that due to the high volume of applicants responding to our adverts we are regrettably not able to feed back on all applications; only successful candidates will be contacted.