Global Equity Product Specialist

London
£Excellent Package
29 Oct 2013
26 Nov 2013
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Citifocus Ltd
Permanent
Full Time
Leading global asset management house seeks a senior equity product specialist to grow their global equities strategy. Working alongside and closely with, the Investment team the successful incumbent will be a key player in defining the firm's equity product solutions and driving asset growth across the globe whilst ensuring client/business retention and strategic product positioning.
This is a newly created and high profile client facing position, which will suit an equities specialist (preferably with exposure to global equities to include emerging markets and thematic equity products) currently/previously working as either a Client Portfolio Manager, a Product/Investment Specialist, senior Research Analyst or possibly in Technical Sales. Experience in presenting complex equity strategies, developing equity strategies and recommending distribution strategies are all key aspects of the role.
The successful incumbent may be a CFA Charterholder or equivalent but must have a solid understanding of the investment process to include asset allocation, portfolio construction and research together with a strong macro economic outlook. Excellent client, presentation, stakeholder and superior communication skills are essential to succeed in this challenging role, which offers high visibility and accountability across the globe. Role will involve overseas travel