Product Manager - Equity Research - Vice President - London

  • Competitive base + bonus
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Jefferies
  • 24 Nov 17 2017-11-24

We are looking for someone with experience within European Equity Markets, ideally from an Equity Research Product Management position, or Equity Research, Sales / Sales Trading background. The role is based in London, reporting to the head of Product Management for Europe and will be responsible for internal relationships with research and sales / trading, running daily meetings on the market, distribution of Jefferies marketing research.

Jefferies, the global investment banking firm, has served companies and investors for over 50 years. Headquartered in New York with its European head office in London and staff in over 30 global cities, the firm provides clients with capital markets and financial advisory services, institutional brokerage and securities research, and wealth and asset management. Jefferies provides research and execution services in equity, fixed income, foreign exchange, futures and commodities markets, and a full range of investment banking services including underwriting, merger and acquisition, restructuring and recapitalisation.

Group Description

Product Management is a key function for Jefferies Equity business, being a conduit to the research department and the sales and trading teams.

The team creates unique products, created from research analysts, around key themes, events and market timing. They schedule and host regular and ad hoc meetings, whereby researchers interpret historic and breaking news as well as present fresh ideas to the trading desks of Jefferies in EMEA and other jurisdictions around the world; gathering feedback from the internal audience on the flow of products and ideas. There is regular collaboration with the Product Managers in other regions and interaction with senior management on key initiatives.

Position

We are looking for someone with experience within European Equity Markets, ideally from an Equity Research Product Management position, or Equity Research, Sales / Sales Trading background.  The role is based in London, reporting to the head of Product Management for Europe and will be responsible for internal relationships with research and sales / trading, running daily meetings on the market, distribution of Jefferies marketing research.

The preferred candidate will be tasked with and communicating to wide internal audience the research points created by the research team. You will have strong attention to detail and excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to bring these out of others. When uniting numerous teams across the business.

Required Background

A focused, results driven individual who has sold exposure to Equity markets.

  • Prior knowledge of European Equities (Research / Sales / Trading)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication in English
  • CFA would be beneficial Series 16 (Supervisory Analyst) would be beneficial
  • Cross asset exposure
  • Product Management experience
  • Bachelor’s Prior FCA registration
  • Degree or equivalent

Desired Experience / Skills

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Office
  • Proficient in Bloomberg and Factset
  • Intermediate Excel skills