• Market Competitive
  • Paris, Ile-de-France, France
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Syquant Capital
  • 15 Oct 17

Investor Relations

Founded in 2005, Syquant Capital is an independent Paris based asset manager with a specific focus on absolute performance through various equity arbitrage strategies. Regulated by the AMF, Syquant Capital manages several UCITS regulated funds with a total AUM of € 4 billion. The investor base is essentially European and mainly institutional. With a talented and experienced investment team, a robust administrative and operational set up, Syquant Capital is looking to strengthen its client servicing team to accompany the growing investor base.

Job description:
For existing and prospective investors, you will work with the investor relation team to support the client service efforts:

The candidate will assume significant responsibilities and should be able to work independently within the client servicing activities:

• Build and maintain a comprehensive array of bespoke reports and in house data (in Excel form)
• Support the completion of RFPs/ Due Diligences for alternative strategies,
• Ensure maintenance of standard due diligence documents,
• Maintain consultant databases and CRM files,
• Ensure consistency, correctness and timeless of information provided in RFPs/ Due Diligence documents,
• Communicate with relevant departments (investor relation, compliance, risk management, IT and investment team) to gather the necessary information and statistics,
• Support sales & marketing campaigns,
• Play an active part in relevant projects across client servicing role and receive additional responsibilities.
• Proof read and be able to amend contracts with distribution partners and / or fund platforms.

Candidate’s profile
• A strong economic and numeric academic background (CAIA charter holder is a plus)
• Minimum of 5 years of experience in a similar / related role.
• Fluency in both English (especially written) and French (both written and spoken) is a pre-requisite
• A strong command of MS Office.
• A team spirit and the wish to integrate a dynamic and entrepreneurial team. You like to display initiative coupled with strong attention to detail and rigorous checks.
• An interest and understanding of the asset management industry as well as a good understanding of the client needs are essential to be able to match their requirements.
• An interest in both macro- and micro-economic events and especially an appetite for Event Driven strategies
• Part-time work (4/5) is a possibility.-