Pension Investment Analyst

  • Basis:  Full-Time
  • Closing Date:  09 Oct, 2020
  • Job Ref:  KMP-55512

Job Description

The successful candidate will report directly to the Head of Investments and have the support of a Senior Pensions Investment Analyst.

Main Focus and Responsibilities of the Role:

  • Have team duties in conjunction with Senior Pension Analysts;
  • Carry out day-to-day analysis and review of investment instructions and member portfolios;
  • Perform administration tasks including the placing of dealing instructions against tight timescales;
  • Provide administration support for more complex areas of the day-to-day administration, and deal with a wide range of queries from advisers and members;
  • Action issues arising from non-standard queries and policies;
  • Participate in a range of projects.

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Knowledge of different asset classes, especially funds (open-ended, closed-ended, ETFs, etc.);
  • Have knowledge of terminology used in the fund industry (NAV, AMC, TER, OCF, etc.);
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications, in particular Excel to process data for reporting;
  • Ability to work within a vibrant team environment;
  • Ability to prioritise workloads and meet strict deadlines;
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to perform under pressure;
  • Strong interpersonal and verbal skills;
  • Fluent in English.

Experience and Qualifications:
The role is ideally suited to a candidate who has:

  • Recently graduated from finance, investments, or other suitable discipline, or;
  • Previous experience working in an investment or finance related role;
  • An Accountancy and/or audit background with excellent excel skills.

The role is ideally suited to someone looking to develop a career in investments and finance and gain an excellent knowledge of investments offering by leading investment companies around the world.

Company Benefits:

  • Group life insurance
  • Private medical insurance (after a qualifying period)
  • Support with costs and study leave to undertake professional exams.

A competitive remuneration package commensurate with experience and qualifications is being offered to the right candidate.