Senior Investment Manager Senior Investment Manager …

Arrow Global Group PLC
in Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 18 Jun 19
Competitive
Arrow Global Group PLC
in Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 18 Jun 19
Competitive
The Senior Investment Manager will work as part of the Head of Investment’s team, supporting the Director of Analytics and Performance and Chief Investment Officer. The Investment team is a front-office function, responsible for the end to end portfolio investment process, including the modelling, structuring, and closing of transactions. The Senior Investment Manager will take responsibility for the running of portfolio acquisitions, working closely with the Senior Investment Analyst and Junior Analysts to review models and prepare investment papers.

Arrow Global Group is a financially strong, European regulated business who are committed to making our service more individualised and customer focused. We are a data driven business and we use our insight from over 35 million customer records across six countries to offer affordable and manageable solutions for consumers to reduce their debt in a fair, transparent and structured way. By investing in our people, expertise and market intelligence, we gain a better understanding of our customers as individuals and we continually improve the service we offer, helping them to build better financial futures.

Arrow Global specialises in the purchase, collection and servicing of non-performing loans. We identify, acquire and manage secured and unsecured defaulted loan portfolios from financial institutions, such as banks and credit card companies, as well as retail chains, student loans, motor credit, telecommunication firms and utility companies.

Debt is a more prominent and open concern in both society and the wider economy than in previous times. Customers and clients are now more empowered and expect a personalised and bespoke debt management service. Companies operating in the sector must be more customer focused by being more transparent and delivering increasingly innovative solutions using technology and data.

What we can offer you

We’ll provide you with the training you need to realise your potential and maintain our high-quality standards. Empowered to make a difference, you’ll also enjoy our great team spirit and working in a fun environment where you’ll feel recognised, rewarded and valued.

  • Competitive salary depending on experience
  • 25 days holidays (plus opportunity to buy or sell)
  • Pension scheme, company matching up to 5%.
  • Life assurance 4 x salary.
  • Private Medical Insurance.
  • Income protection 75% of salary to a max of 5 years.
  • Employee assistance program.
  • Flexible benefits programme you can tailor to suit
  • Free fruit and hot drinks

As above we offer a competitive salary and attractive benefits package and we pride ourselves on rewarding success with our excellent bonus scheme and incentive package. We also have very interactive subsidised events, colleague engagement teams, employee recognition and development programs.

The Investment team is a front-office function, responsible for the end to end portfolio investment process, including the modelling, structuring, and closing of transactions. The Senior Investment Manager will take responsibility for the running of portfolio acquisitions, working closely with the Senior Investment Analyst and Junior Analysts to review models and prepare investment papers.

They will liaise with clients and senior internal stakeholders, present to committee and will run transactions on a daily basis. They will report to the Head of Investment and will work closely with them across multiple geographies, liaising with senior external and internal stakeholders to ensure the Group meets its annual investment targets.  This is a chance for an individual to develop a career in distressed debt investing, working in the front office of a FTSE listed business and with exposure to senior Execs and external clients.

Role and exposure

The Senior Investment Manager will work as part of the Head of Investment’s team, supporting the Director of Analytics and Performance and Chief Investment Officer across several areas, including:

  • The production of business cases to support debt purchasing decisions through the application of forecasting models.
  • The presentation of those business cases to the Investment Committee.
  • The day-to-day management of a portfolio transaction process, including liaising with external clients and internal stakeholders.
  • The instruction and occasional attendance at on-site due diligence on potential investment opportunities.
  • Post-acquisition, early review and analysis of actual performance vs. forecast.
  • The management of ad-hoc projects such as specific transaction structuring and investment strategy papers.
  • Manage Senior Investment Analyst direct reports.
  • Exposure to senior Execs in the Arrow Global Group.
  • Exposure to multiple credit funds, with the required ability to build relationships
  • Ad-hoc international travel to our core investment geographies

The individual will be an experienced financial services professional and it is essential that the role holder is financially adept and numerate. Good Excel skills and an ability to manage multiple projects and stakeholder’s will be key.

Essential skills and knowledge

  • Ownership of end to end process for a number of transactions.
  • Ability to oversee a number of transactions simultaneously.
  • Ability to prepare investment papers, including the writing of coherent arguments and explanations of complex financial structures.
  • Ability to respond to scrutiny of papers.
  • Confidence and knowledge to handle calls with senior stakeholders.
  • People Management skills to enable effective team management, recruitment activity and coach/mentor skills.
  • High level analytical and numerical skills to be able to handle complex financial information.
  • Developed understanding and knowledge of financial products.                    
  • Understanding of legal aspects, risk and governance frameworks for transactions.

Arrow Global Group

We are a financially strong, European regulated business who are committed to making our service more individualised and customer focused. We are a data driven business and we use our insight from over 35 million customer records across six countries to offer affordable and manageable solutions for consumers to reduce their debt in a fair, transparent and structured way. By investing in our people, expertise and market intelligence, we gain a better understanding of our customers as individuals and we continually improve the service we offer, helping them to build better financial futures.

Arrow Global specialises in the purchase, collection and servicing of non-performing loans. We identify, acquire and manage secured and unsecured defaulted loan portfolios from financial institutions, such as banks and credit card companies, as well as retail chains, student loans, motor credit, telecommunication firms and utility companies.

Debt is a more prominent and open concern in both society and the wider economy than in previous times. Customers and clients are now more empowered and expect a personalised and bespoke debt management service. Companies operating in the sector must be more customer focused by being more transparent and delivering increasingly innovative solutions using technology and data.

What we can offer you

We’ll provide you with the training you need to realise your potential and maintain our high-quality standards. Empowered to make a difference, you’ll also enjoy our great team spirit and working in a fun environment where you’ll feel recognised, rewarded and valued.

  • Competitive salary depending on experience
  • 25 days holidays (plus opportunity to buy or sell)
  • Pension scheme, company matching up to 5%.
  • Life assurance 4 x salary.
  • Private Medical Insurance.
  • Income protection 75% of salary to a max of 5 years.
  • Employee assistance program.
  • Flexible benefits programme you can tailor to suit
  • Free fruit and hot drinks

As above we offer a competitive salary and attractive benefits package and we pride ourselves on rewarding success with our excellent bonus scheme and incentive package. We also have very interactive subsidised events, colleague engagement teams, employee recognition and development programs.

If you have the skills and experience and would like to join us on our exiting journey please apply online:  www.arrowglobalcareers.co.uk

Please note – we are an equal opportunities employer. As an FCA regulated company - we will conduct credit, fraud, criminal record and 5-year reference checks as part of our pre-employment screening.

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