Product Specialist

  • £50,000 - £60,000
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Leverton Search
  • 12 Jan 18 2018-01-12

Our client is a large, highly rated Investment House managing over 100bn in assets. They are looking for a professional to join them as a Product Specialist. This is an exciting opportunity to join an exceptional business that promises great career trajectory. Successful candidates will need to express gravitas, be extremely professional and efficient as well evince a high level of detail. The role sits in between distribution and investments. As such the candidate will need to evince strong interpersonal skills as well as a strong technical background

Main responsibilities include:

• Ensuring that product material is produced to a high standard and take the lead in devising content for marketing literature for sales channels
• Competitor analysis – collect and analyse comparative advantages among major peers and determine our product niche
• Client reports and review presentations – Provide regular updates of market and portfolio performance, as well as portfolio investment strategy, for distribution to existing clients
• RFP ownership - Ensure RFPs are completed with the highest standards possible and tailored to clients' needs

Key Requirements:

• 3-5 years plus of Asset Management experience
• Strong educational background – CFA/ IMC desirable
• Superb communication skills, both verbal and written
• Excellent Excel, VBA, Macros, Pivot Tables
• RFP/ technical marketing experience
• SQL, Factset, Bloomberg advantageous