Your key accountabilitiesThe individual would be part of the fixed income Product group in London and responsible for providing written content on markets and companys fixed income funds for client reports, meeting documents etc.
The person is also required to generate fund presentations as well as address fund or marketrelated queries from customers.
The Product specialist would be responsible for generation and maintenance of basic material on each of the fixed income funds, fixed income database/competitor analysis reports and supporting the production of other communication material.
Produce market reviews and investment outlook pieces on fixed incomeGenerate written analysis of Fixed income funds portfolio performance, strategy, trading activity for monthly, quarterly or semi annual/annual reportsEnsure all standard content on fixed income products RFP/RFI database, sales presentations is produced on time and to appropriate qualityAddress ad hoc queries on funds and markets Participate in key franchise team meetingsExtract data on Fixed income funds and provide database/charts support to the fixed income London team.
Also present data in understandable format for sales and marketing teamsProduce insightful commentaries and/or competitor analysis that can assist in retention and growth of assetsYour skills and experienceMasters Degree economics/finance/businessCFA qualification would be advantageous35 years experience in fixed income research/strategy/analysisKnowledge of fixed income markets functioning and links between various macroeconomic indicators and their impact on fixed income instruments i.e.
Government bonds, corporate bonds, high yield bonds and index linked bondsAbility to think from a customer viewpoint and to understand the complexities of fixed income mutual fund portfolios Familiarity with databases like DataStream, Bloomberg Strong writing skills with attention to detailProven analytical skillsFamiliarity with working on excel/VBA Ability to support in automation of information provided to customer services teams Focus on delivery of high quality materials to specifications and to deadline