Investment Performance Analyst

Recruiter
Adam Recruitment Ltd
Location
London
Salary
55000.0000
Posted
04 May 2017
Closes
03 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are looking to recruit on a permanent basis, an Investment Performance Analyst for a leading global wealth and investment organisation. We need an experienced Analyst who has the relevant technical and communication skills demonstrated through previous experience in a similar role at another financial services provider.

The Investment Performance Analyst will provide regular detailed performance analysis of the global investment divisions multi-asset portfolios in line with their best practice through comparison to their Proprietary Strategic Asset Allocation models (SAA) and attribute relative performance appropriately; including but not limited to allocation, selection, market timing and currency effects.

The role holder must:
- Have a strong analytical approach, including high degree of numerical and quantitative competency combined with accuracy.
- Have relevant experience in performance/risk measurement (Operations, Front Office or Technology)
- Excellent communication and negotiation skills including the ability to deal with complex issues in a sensitive and appropriate manner
- Act as a resource for projects and has the ability to identify issues and a plan of action to resolve or mitigate those issues
- High level of written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to translate technical concepts to be understood by a non-technical audience
- Fully proficient with Global Investment Performance standards (GIPS) and Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) regulations around performance calculations' and reporting

Professional/technical experience:
- Proven capability and knowledge of equity and / or fixed income based attribution performance measurement skills and composite calculation methodologies and rules.
- Experience of working closely with investors and research groups and an ability to forge strong working relationships
- Possess a high degree of IT skills including MS Excel, MS Access and VBA scripting

Academic and professional qualifications
- Educated to a minimum of graduate level; Accreditation like CFA/CIPM is also highly desirable.

This is a live role with a key client. For immediate consideration and further details, please apply ASAP.