Investment Governance Analyst

 Location: Edinburgh
 Salary: Excellent
 Job type: Permanent
 Closes: closed

Investment Governance Analyst

Permanent

Excellent Salary + bonus + benefits

Edinburgh

 

Meraki Talent are current working with a global financial services organisation to assist in expanding their Investment Governance function is part of the Investment Services team within Distribution and Marketing in Edinburgh.

 

You will drive decisions around asset allocation changes and manager changes, owning end-to-end decision-making processes, including in-depth analysis to monitor funds' risk / return performance.

 

Responsibilities of the Investment Governance Analyst:

  • Approving new insured funds, monitoring the insured fund range and recommending changes where funds are not performing.
  • Investment management of current funds
  • End-to-end analysis, summary, report writing and final approval of key investment changes through the Fund Governance Group
  • Management of end-to-end process of key Governance activity through the decision-making process – e.g. reviews of strategically important funds and Distributor Influence Funds
  • Provide insight into the analysis and synthesise the information to an appropriate level.
  • Take recommendations to Fund Governance Group

 

Background of the Investment Governance Analyst:

  • Experience from the Investment landscape including asset allocation, investment processes, investment styles, fund managers, funds, solutions
  • Good regulatory understanding in respect of investments - e.g. Investment Rules / TCF
  • Deep understanding of fund management practices, retail and institutional fund structures, and performance measurement tools.

 

IMC/CFA qualifications would be advantageous, although not necessary. Experience in investment performance or similar analysis is also essential, as is some exposure to using Morningstar

 

If you have the relevant experience, contact Chris Wilson on 0141 648 9413 for a confidential chat.

 

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Business Manager – Governance, Risk & Compliance

Chris Wilson


Based in our Glasgow office, Chris has been a part of the Meraki Talent team since 2015. Chris manages a team of GRC recruitment specialists servicing Scotland's fast-growing risk & compliance market. He works with top-tier banks, life companies, wealth managers and fund managers to source top risk and compliance talent. Chris started his recruitment career after graduating in 2010 with a degree in Statistics from the University of Glasgow.