Graduate Investment Analyst - Market Harborough, Leicestershire, United Kingdom, LE16

£17.5-22.5k

This individual will work within the firm's execution team to analyse and invest capital into new investment opportunities as well as to manage current investments and assets under management. We are looking for new/recent graduates who want to start a career in investment management.

Main Duties and Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform investment analyses incorporating information from in-house research reports, management calls/meetings and site visits
  • Build financial models to aid in the analysis of investment opportunities
  • Make investment recommendations to the firm's investment committee
  • Formulate value-creating strategies and action plans for investments
  • Execute on all stages of the investment, from due diligence and documentation through strategy implementation, asset management, and exit

Person specification:

  • Undergraduate degree

Skills and knowledge:

  • Flexibility to assess a range of options and come up with a plan of action that optimises outcomes and timescales
  • Good knowledge of using MS Office
  • Full UK driving licence is desirable (there may be an element of travel throughout the UK)

Personal attributes:

  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work on own initiative and be proactive
  • Ability to multi-task and work on a number of matters simultaneously
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • High level of professionalism in approach
  • Desire to learn

Benefits:

  • Entry level salary £17.5k - £22.5k depending on the applicant
  • Discretionary Bonus