(Senior) Analyst Mutual Funds

Scope Analysis, based in Berlin, is a part of the Scope Group. The company specialises in the analysis and rating of asset management companies and certificate issuers, as well as mutual funds and alternative investment funds in the areas of real estate, shipping, aviation, renewable energies and infrastructure. Scope Analysis offers opinion-driven and forward-looking analyses. This approach focusses on a product’s risk-return profile and, in particular, considers existing asset allocations, identifies growth potential and monitors risks on an ongoing basis. Scope Analysis can thereby support institutional investors in implementing their innovative strategies to optimise portfolios.

Your responsibilities

  • Act as (lead) analyst in Scope Analysis with a primary focus on Mutual Funds
  • Enhance the development of Scope’s analytical capabilities and methodologies
  • Act as an interface with customers
  • Coordinate the workload within the team and junior analysts
  • Communicate and collaborate with various internal and external parties in the context of fund analysis and rating
  • Participate, vote and lead fund rating committees
  • Able to conduct discussions with clients, investors and asset managers, as well as giving presentations and briefings at a highly professional level
  • Produce high-quality, insightful and forward-looking research and analytical comments on a timely basis
  • Analyse and monitor the fundamentals of the European fund market and their development
  • Create and monitor peer groups
  • Provide assistance to the head of Mutual Funds

Your professional profile

  • Up to 4 years of experience, especially in the financial industry or equivalent field
  • Bachelor's or master's degree in finance, banking, economics, statistics, mathematics or equivalent 
  • qualification
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills with a solid understanding of Mutual Funds
  • Experience in research writing with strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to understand and identify key analysis factors
  • Experience in the evaluation of investment strategies, as well as in the development of rating systems
  • Strong MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) computer skills

Your personal profile

  • Critical judgement abilities that reflect your problem-solving skills
  • Ability to speak publicly at industry events and conferences
  • Multi-cultural, collaborative, self-starter, inquisitive and detail-oriented personality
  • Accountable and dynamic with the ability to work in full autonomy
  • Team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Fluency in at least a major European language (English and/or French preferred) in addition to German

We offer a challenging job with responsibilities and opportunities with a strong focus on the mutual fund market. A friendly, open-minded team with a flat hierarchy awaits you. We make quality visible – join us and take part!


We look forward to learning more about you from your convincing application. Please apply online using our application tool quoting the reference “20180110”. Please note: For non-EU applicants, a valid work and residence permit is a prerequisite for this job position.

What we want to see

  • Signed current CV
  • Criminal record certificate (if available)
  • At least 3 references
  • Copy of your university degrees and certificates
  • Competitive
  • Berlin, Germany
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Scope Group
  • 27 Mar 18
Berlin, Germany Berlin Berlin DE