Senior Investment Strategist/Macro Research - Multi-Asset

  • Competitive Salary + bonus
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Mason Blake
  • 17 Oct 17 2017-10-17

Our client, a independently owned asset management firm, is currently looking for an Investment professional to join their growing investment team in London.

The investment strategy team is responsible for delivering concise and high quality work to influence investment decisions. This role will be primarily responsible for generating investment ideas across all asset classes, and communicating these ideas to the wider portfolio management team.

Main responsibilities:

  • Conduct high quality macro research into potential themes of interest
  • Generating investment ideas across a range of asset classes
  • Contributing to investment debate – advising and challenging portfolio managers on investment issues
  • Participate in portfolio construction discussions and help to communicate the decisions and their consequences

Candidate Profile:

  • 5-7 years’ experience in financial services – asset management, investment consultancy, investment banking
  • Demonstrated interest in and passion for investing and global markets
  • Creative thinker and intellectually curious with the ability to generate ideas and stimulate discussions using qualitative and quantitative approaches
  • Strong understanding of macro-economics, ideally with experience across multiple asset classes
  • Strong academic background; minimum 2:1 from a top tier university