To manage and produce RFPs, RFIs, DDQs and other documents across all asset classes, related to a) the growth of new business, b) the maintenance of existing business;
to respond to ad hoc requests, and to maintain content database as required. The Proposal Specialist will need to be a self-
starter and be able to be up and running as soon as possible. Experience in completing multi asset RFPs and a good grounding in institutional business an advantage.
Fixed-term contract until September 2019)
Strong experience in institutional RFP writing, preferably in the asset management industry;
Proven RFP writing, editing, proof reading and analytical skills;
Understanding of multiple asset classes, especially active equities and fixed income;
Good written English and application of English grammar; very fine attention to detail,
Good communicator; mature approach to stakeholder management and building effective working relationships within firm.
Strong organisational abilities and ability to multi-task;
Understanding of commercial aspect of the role;
Ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines;
Ability to work both as part of a team and independently;
Reasonable level of numeracy; reasonable understanding of financial data;
Strong PC literacy and advanced MS Word skills;
Willingness to follow processes and adopt new procedures; proactive approach to maintaining the information flow within the team;
Ability to use and maintain content database Qvidian
Preferably threshold competent (i.e. have completed, or studying for, IMC exam or equivalent).