SPDR Fixed Income ETF Strategist - Vice President - London, United Kingdom,

£150-200k

The employer is one of the world's leading financial groups.

  • Work on standard fixed income presentations as well as ad-hoc ones for conferences
  • Act as a resource for the EMEA sales force through research ideas and commentary on Fixed Income markets
  • Collaborate with the Head of Strategy & Research, Marketing, Product Development and Capital Markets to deliver high quality solutions for clients
  • Develop tools to monitor market and competition to be used by sales teams
  • Present on yield and spreads developments at internal weekly meetings
  • Be a speaker for the firm at external events
  • Under-graduate degree or above individual with existing experience in or interest in developing a career in the fast-growing ETF industry
  • 10-15 years of financial industry - ETF, sell-side, index or asset management industry experience is ideal
  • Understanding of both fixed income and equity markets ideal
  • CFA qualified or progress towards the qualification is desirable
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong PowerPoint and Excel skills. Exposure to financial systems such as FactSet, Morningstar Direct, and Bloomberg helpful
  • Proficiency in the practical applications of statistics, finance and economics to investment management is required,
  • Able to analyze and evaluate data and present findings
  • Ability to demonstrate initiative and prioritize workload
  • Application of creative thinking to problems and process improvements
  • Attention to detail and high degree of accuracy
  • Ability to take complex ideas and present them in an intuitive fashion
  • Willing to assume responsibility and take ownership of tasks assigned
  • Strong communication and interaction skills
  • Excellent time keeping and adherence to deadlines
  • Confident, hardworking and can-do attitude
  • Solution oriented attitude