Product Specilaist - VP level

  • £70, 000 - £110, 000
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Leverton Search
  • 22 Sep 16

Our client is a large, highly rated Investment House managing over 300bn in assets. They are looking for a product specialist to join them within the Fixed Income team.

 

This is an exciting opportunity to join an exceptional business that promises great career trajectory. Successful candidates will need to express gravitas, be extremely professional and efficient.

The role sits in between distribution and investments. As such the candidate will need strong interpersonal skills as well as a strong technical background

 

Main responsibilities include:

 

  • Client Pitches: Assist in the development of presentations for client pitches
  • Ensuring that product material is produced to a high standard and take the lead in devising content for marketing literature for sales channels
  • Competitor analysis – collect and analyse comparative advantages among major peers and determine our product niche
  • Provide regular updates of market and portfolio performance, as well as portfolio investment strategy, for distribution to existing clients
  • RFP oversight - Ensure RFPs are completed with the highest standards possible and tailored to clients' needs

Ideally the candidate will have anywhere between 5 and 10 years investment management experience, strong Fixed Income knowledge and academics are required. Educated up to degree standard, and have good numerical skills. Successful candidates should either hold an IMC or be CFA qualified or be willing to undertake either of these qualifications.