Corporate Access Coordinator, Associate

  • Not Specified
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • BlackRock
  • 13 Dec 17 2017-12-13

   About BlackRock BlackRock is a global leader in investment management, risk management and advisory services for institutional and retail clients. At December 31, 2016, BlackRock’s AUM was $5.1 trillion. BlackRock helps clients around the world meet their goals and overcome challenges with a range

 
 About BlackRock

BlackRock is a global leader in investment management, risk management and advisory services for institutional and retail clients. At December 31, 2016, BlackRock’s AUM was $5.1 trillion. BlackRock helps clients around the world meet their goals and overcome challenges with a range of products that include separate accounts, mutual funds, iShares® (exchange-traded funds), and other pooled investment vehicles. BlackRock also offers risk management, advisory and enterprise investment system services to a broad base of institutional investors through BlackRock Solutions®. As of December 31, 2016, the firm had approximately 13,000 employees in more than 30 countries and a major presence in global markets, including North and South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and the Middle East and Africa. For additional information, please visit the Company’s website at www.blackrock.com | Twitter: @blackrock_news | Blog: www.blackrockblog.com | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock

Business Unit Overview:

BlackRock's Global Capital Markets (“GCM”) function resides within its Trading & Liquidity Strategies division. GCM’s aim is the partner with BlackRock’s Investment teams to access the primary capital markets. GCM acts as a central point of contact to brokers and advisors who are looking to access the primary markets. In turn, GCM liaises with all the relevant BlackRock client funds to maximise the investment potential in the primary market. GCM operates globally with a presence in New York, London and Hong Kong and covers a range of asset classes from equity, high grade & leveraged credit to EM debt.

Sitting alongside the GCM team will be a newly created BlackRock Corporate Access Team. Comprising 9 people globally, the team will be co-located with GCM in New York, London and Hong Kong and each region will consist of one Solutions Lead and two Co-ordinators. The aim of the group is to act as a central point of contact within the firm and the coordinating body for all corporate access events, including bespoke field trips and site visits, sector-specific conferences, road shows and conference calls. This role requires liaising between BlackRock investment teams, corporates and the sell-side brokers organising these interactions.

Key Responsibilities:

A Corporate Access co-ordinator would assume the following responsibilities:

• Build relationships with Corporate Investor Relations teams & Sellside Corporate Access Desks
• Plan results season roadshow schedule with investment teams
• Arrange logistics associated with corporate access interactions
• Maintain data related to corporate access engagement, usage rates by investment teams, broker scorecards
• Work with external technology providers to curate a forward-looking conference & corporate access calendar
• Contribute to BlackRock’s fiduciary culture of providing the highest quality service to our clients
• This role will require strong co-ordination with teammates in other regions.

Role is based in London but will require strong co-ordination with teammates in other regions.

Skills/Qualifications:

• Financial services experience, and ideally, prior experience in Corporate Access, Exec Administration, or Investments
• Specific experience as a 1o1 or conference co-ordinator also desirable
• High degree of operational efficiency, ability to multi-task, and attention to detail
• Strong written and inter-personal communication skills
• Ability to build strong working relationships with both internal and external stakeholders
• Proficiencies in Microsoft office, Bloomberg as well as third party corporate access software
• Fluent English a prerequisite; fluency in additional European languages is an advantage
• Flexible working arrangements could be considered