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Investment Specialist - Environmental Strategies

at Acre Resources in London

About the Job

We are working with a leading European asset manager in their search for an Investment Specialist to support a team of experienced portfolio managers who are running global long-only and long-short sustainable equity strategies.

The primary purpose of the role is the communication and commercialisation of the team's products based on detailed technical, market and client knowledge. A key aspect of this role will be in the preparation of written material regarding the relevant strategies – marketing presentations and regular reports to sales and to investors.​

Responsibilities Include:

  • Deliver communications around the fund's investment philosophy and capabilities both internally and externally.
  • Support innovation, product development and range management, by contributing to the design of customised client solutions and suggesting product changes to meet future client demands.
  • Represent the team and capabilities to internal and external audiences.
  • Provide operational support by helping to manage non-investment processes with groups such as Compliance and Operations as required by the team.

Qualifications

Requirements for this position:

  • Educated to degree level (or equivalent) in either a numerate or marketing discipline is desirable.
  • 3-5 years' relevant experience.
  • Commercial and entrepreneurial attitude, good (personal) presentation skills.
  • Ability to manage projects and getting things done.
  • Fluent spoken and written English essential, spoken Chinese or Japanese preferred.

This is an exceptional opportunity to join a highly successful team at the cutting edge of sustainable investing. If you have the required skillset and would be interested in discussing this opportunity further, please reach out, or apply directly on our website. You can contact George Roberts via george.roberts@acre.com.

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