Investment Communications Executive - Asset Management

  • GBP38000 - GBP48000 per annum + discretionary bonus, benefits
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan McKinley
  • 23 Sep 16

A leading UK-based Asset Manager is actively looking to speak to investment writers or financial journalists regarding a varied investment writing role encompassing fund reporting, thought-leadership and marketing content writing. Based in offices in the heart of the City, this is a fantastic opportunity for aspiring writers to join one of the leading spokespeople of the investment management world, with good progression potential and long term reward.

A leading UK-based Asset Manager is actively looking to speak to investment writers or financial journalists regarding a varied investment writing role encompassing fund reporting, thought-leadership and marketing content writing. Based in offices in the heart of the City, this is a fantastic opportunity for aspiring writers to join one of the leading spokespeople of the investment management world, with good progression potential and long term reward.

Salary: £38,000-48,000 PA + benefits + discretionary bonus

Investment Communications Executive's accountabilities & responsibilities:

  • Creating and editing investment commentaries for use in monthly and quarterly fund reports and presentations
  • Generating ideas for white papers, researching topics and producing lengthy thought-leadership articles
  • Support to the marketing team in the delivery of investment marketing collateral, including content for brochure ware, for use on the website, for marketing campaigns and external press releases
  • Regular market research to understand competitors' outlooks and report back to the team on industry insights
  • Act as an internal spokesperson for the communications team, updating the business on activities and building strong relationships with internal teams, including Investment, Compliance and Marketing
  • Support to the wider Investment Communications team on an ad hoc basis.

Investment Communications Executive's experience & knowledge:

  • Previous experience of investment writing within the asset management industry, either in-house or from a financial publication
  • Excellent understanding of investment management products their context within the current economic climate
  • Ability to manage relationships across the business, especially with investment, compliance and marketing teams
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.