Global asset management house seeks Fund Manager with experience in managing fixed income and ETF‘s funds to join an experienced team managing designated passive fixed income funds to include monitoring investment performance and making investment decisions. Technical expertise should be complemented by excellent academics and professional qualifications (CFA Charter/CFA studies) and programming skills (VBA, SQL, R)
Applicants must demonstrate experience of researching and building portfolio optimisation applications to include a sound knowledge of the underlying algorithms and working knowledge of FI indexation, derivatives and ETFs and specialist markets (e.g. Government & Credit Bonds, EMDs etc.); good working knowledge within research, trade execution or application of quantitative techniques gained from a fund management or investment banking environment and; a strong understanding of all indices, securities trading and portfolio construction techniques.
Excellent analytical, communication and team skills, a positive and proactive attitude and a willingness to take on new responsibilities are the essential qualities needed (in addition to outlined technical expertise) to take ownership of this challenging role and thrive in an intellectually stimulating and collegiate environment