Hedge Fund Product Specialist

  • £80,000 - £110,000
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Mason Blake
  • 25 Sep 16

Our client, a top asset manager, is seeking a Product Specialist to join their team.

The successful candidate must have experience of hedge funds and will have excellent client facing experience as well as a very high level of technical knowledge.

Key Responsibilities

  • The role will combine technical analytical work on a number of hedge funds and include client facing opportunities including sales, pitches and client meetings.
  • Work with senior members of the team on analysis and oversight of hedge funds.
  • Work with Investor Relations and Investment directors on strategy and on providing bespoke client servicing.
  • Participate in client meetings to communicate technical strategy and insights.
  • Produce risk oversight for a variety of hedge funds including documents and fund commentary including performance and positioning.

Candidate Requirements

  • Must have minimum 2:1 from a top university. Preference will be given to candidates with outstanding academics.
  • Must have a minimum of 4 years experience working with hedge funds in a similar role.
  • Must have experience of asset management as well as a keen interest in and knowledge of the industry.
  • Preference will be given to candidates with additional academic credibility, including but not limited to progress towards CFA.
  • The ideal candidate will be driven, ambitious and resourceful when undertaking work both as part of a team and as an individual.

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