• Negotiable
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Selby Jennings Buyside
  • 2018-10-08

Product Specialist - Equity - Junior - Mid Level

  • Location: London, England, United Kingdom
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type: Full time

We are working with a market leading Investment Management form looking to add a Product Specialist to their ever growing team in the heart of London. Here you will be joining an enthusiastic, driven and diverse team.

Primary Responsibilities of the Product Specialist:

  • Accountable for the updating of marketing materials such as pitchbooks, presentations, factsheets and commentaries.
  • Production of RFP and DDQs.
  • Responsible for increasing global connectivity on content coordination
  • Excellent verbal skills needed as you will be heavily liaising with product management, portfolio managers, fund managers, marketing and investment teams.
  • Function as a point of contact for investment teams and distribution for marketing materials
  • Build an in-depth understanding of the firm's product offerings and investment capabilities
  • Commit to improving the quality and efficiency of the processes

Qualifications of the Product Specialist:

  • 2+ years in a Marketing / Investor Relations role at an asset management firm preferred
  • Experience with equity strategies is essential
  • Undergraduate degree in economics, finance, marketing preferred
  • Strong academic credentials
  • Excellent time-management, planning and organisational skills
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Analytically and process-oriented
  • Microsoft Office skills required, specifically PowerPoint
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-starter with proven initiative and ability to work independently and as part of a broader team

Benefits:

  • Maximum company wide exposure
  • Career growth