COO Support Analyst- Product Management, Asset Management, London

  • £Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 02 Oct 18

Our client a top 10 global Asset Manager is seeking a driven candidate with 1-2 years experience in Asset Management to report directly into the COO and support them with there ongoing UCITs projects. This is a high-potential entry route to work with senior stakeholders who have a deep knowledge in the UCITs product space.

Role & responsibilities

  • Help organise and maintain project plans around operational and product development functions. 
  • Support to the COO with work load and ad-hoc projects.
  • Assist in creating presentations on strategy, business performance, planning initiatives and other materials for internal and external audiences
  • Be a knowledgeable resource and point person who can efficiently facilitate the team's day-to-day operations
  • Assist with a variety of ad hoc assignments, typically with time constraints


Experience, Skills & Qualifications

  • The ideal candidate should have a keen interest in financial markets and in particular the asset management industry.
  • Previous work experience in the financial services industry, preferably consulting/investment banking
  • Understanding of UCITS products
  • Excellent analytical skills and problem-solving ability
  • Ability to manage projects 
  • Self-starter who will actively look for work to take on. 
  •  Strong organisational and coordination skills and ability to work independently, whilst also able to gain the trust and cooperation of others in team situations
  • Strong excel skills. 
  • University degree (2.1 or above)