Discretionary Fund Manager - City, Liverpool, United Kingdom, L1
Our client is an award-winning Investment Management house in Liverpool city centre. Due to continued growth and success, they are looking to strengthen their Investment desk by recruiting an experienced Discretionary Fund Manager on a permanent basis.
The Discretionary Fund Manager will take responsibility for:
- Ad hoc chairing of weekly investment meetings
- Managing funds responsibly on behalf of clients
- Acting as an Equities Specialist for the business and carrying out quantitive research into equity selection
- Meeting with sell-side analysts
- Constructing client portfolios
- Instructing deals and maintaining records of investment activities
- Participating in asset selection, portfolio construction and investment strategy
- Tracking fund manager performance and liaising with current managers to maintain a comprehensive understanding of their investment strategy
- Maintaining a thorough understanding of market trends across all asset classes
The Discretionary Fund Manager will meet the following skillset:
- Strong proven academic record
- Research skills (a background in equity research is useful but not essential)
- Proven experience in Discretionary Portfolio Management outside of the Private Client arena
- Proven experience in report writing on investment management or asset management related subjects
- Investment qualification: minimum of IMC, ideally should hold the CFA (or equivalent)
- Working knowledge across a range of asset classes
- Analytical mind combined with excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
Due to the nature of this role, candidates without previous experience in buy-side Discretionary Fund Management cannot be considered.
This is a rare and exciting opportunity to join a top tier investments house in a unique North-West based position. The company offers excellent benefits, broad exposure to senior and board-level stakeholders and the opportunity to work with a high-performing team.
Note, this is a highly competitive position. We receive an exceptionally large volume of applications and are unable to respond to each candidate.
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