Analyst

  • selon profil + Expérience
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Axa Investment Managers
  • 18 Apr 18 2018-04-18

We are an active, long-term, global, multi-asset investor focused on enabling more people to harness the power of investing to meet their financial goals. By combining investment insight and innovation with robust risk management we have become one of the largest asset managers in Europe, managing €746bn in assets as of the end of 2017. We employ about 2,400 people around the world and operate out of 21 countries.

Key Accountabilities :


As part of our Global Research & Strategy (R&S) team, this role will have wide range exposure to a variety of projects covering all types of property assets and investment instruments. As part of AXA IM – Real Assets, the R&S team applies a 360 degree approach to real asset research with the principle aim of improving the investment decision-making process. We have a unique position within the marketplace by being highly active across the four quadrants of property investment: public/private, debt/equity. The R&S team acts as a prism which ‘bends’ the incoming information stream into developing a 360 degree market view with strong convictions distilled down to bottom line investment recommendations


- Assisting in the production of in-depth analysis and market forecasts of real estate markets to define and update our proposed investment strategies, which guide our investment decisions
- Sourcing and analysing economic data from existing data providers to provide insights into investment markets
- Managing the use of third party data within Real Assets, including the development and maintenance of internal data and information systems.
- Assisting research analysts on ad-hoc projects to produce fund and market presentations, analytical notes and reports on property-related economics and market activity/trends
- Developing and maintaining libraries of data, charts and reports on relevant real estate markets, used by the research analysts in the production of House Views
- Supporting wider R&S team projects and thematic initiatives


Role Requirements :

Education/Qualifications
- Degree qualified, with a degree in real estate, economics or finance preferred. Any post-graduate or professional qualifications – such as CFA, CAIA or IMC – are desirable but not essential

Experience
- Experience in a relevant field preferred and/or as an analyst or researcher is preferred

Knowledge and Skills
- Database/Business Information System design and management
- A high level of numeracy and general computer literacy (especially MS Office, and preferably modelling packages) required, Excel VBA preferred
- Knowledge of commercial real estate markets
- Macro-economic and financial knowledge
- Strong communication skills: report writing and presentation skils

Competencies
- An analytical mind-set with strong attention to detail
- Ability to work in a team environment
- Strong interpersonal skills
- Second language a plus but not a requirement