Equity Strategy & Quants

This leading, independently owned, investment manager who provide services for private clients, charities and institutions, currently have a high-profile role available within their Investment Strategy Team:

Role & Responsibilities

  • Provide direct support to the Partner and Fund Managers
  • Construction of the economic and technical frameworks for the committees that are responsible for setting asset allocation weightings.
  • Provide commentary on latest economic and political news and its potential impact on the markets.
  • Direct the output of sector specialists in conjunction with other senior Fund Managers
  • Provide the data analysis and assist with the preparation of strategy reports for fund managers
  • Attend and present at public events regarding the outlook on financial markets
  • Where applicable provide strategic advice on asset allocation to institutional and private client fund managers
  • Attend broker meeting and conferences on economics, bonds, currencies and asset allocation.
  • Able to articulate the key benefits and considerations to potential clients
  • Able to build relationships with third parties providing them with clear and accurate information on which to base their decisions

Background and Experience

  • Educated to at least degree level.
  • Relevant professional qualification(s) e.g. CFA or CISI is desirable
  • Demonstrable knowledge with appropriate industry experience, buy side or sell side
  • Strong numerical and spreadsheet skills, including regression, econometrics etc.
  • Preferably able to use Datastream, Eikon, Bloomberg.
  • Ability to interpret complex economic data and their impact on markets across a range of countries and make appropriate recommendations.
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal) with experience as a financial journalist an advantage.
  • Complete ad hoc projects in a timely manner

To hear more about this challenging opportunity, please contact Karen Consalvi on 020 7847 8874 or email karen@meredithbrown.com

Please note that due to the high volume of applicants responding to our adverts we are regrettably not able to feedback on all applications; only successful candidates will be contacted.

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