Investment Writer - Asset Management

  • Excellent
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 24 Apr 18 2018-04-24

My client, a top multi national Asset Management Firm is looking for an Investment Writer.


  • Work with channel managers and ETF Content Strategist to identify content requirements
  • Work with editorial colleagues and internal subject matter experts to generate and edit content, and with external agencies to agree design concepts
  • Content will be in digital and hard-copy format and will span the full range of length and complexity, including white papers, sales documents, press articles and event collateral
  • Manage items through the design, translation and compliance processes
  • Peer-review work from other editorial team members
  • Manage the updating of existing items as appropriate
  • Deliver all work in accordance with brand guidelines


Must-have qualities:

  • Flawless English-language writing style
  • Attention to detail
  • Technical investment knowledge: IMC minimum
  • Industry experience: five years minimum
  • Experience of writing for print and digital
  • Understanding of key continental European market dynamics
  • Numerate: must be able to manipulate financial data and identify inconsistencies
  • Full understanding and endorsement of  values
  • Ability to manage multiple relationships with internal and external contacts, managing expectations and pushing back appropriately where necessary
  • Ability to work flexibly and to hit tight deadlines


Desirable qualities:

  • Ability to write and speak German, French or Italian
  • Experience of working in one of our key continental European markets
  • Experience of writing promotional material relating to ETFs
  • IMC
  • Perfect written English
  • A European Language

This is a greta reole for someone who is currently an investment writer or someone who is an RFP writer who might consider a move to IW.