LGIM is the investment management arm of Legal & General Group, a FTSE 100 company. We are one of Europe’s largest asset managers and a major global investor, with assets under management of £983.
3bn* (as at 31 December 2017). Our success has been built by focusing on clients and providing them with services and solutions that meet their needs.
We offer strategies across the full spectrum of asset classes, including equities, bonds, property, alternatives and cash, as well as multi-
asset strategies tailored to the needs of institutional and retail investors.
LGIM is one of the world’s leading providers of index fund management. We are at the forefront of developments in liability-
driven risk management solutions for defined benefit pension schemes, a leading provider of defined contribution solutions and also offer wide range of strategies to help our clients manage their investment objectives.
LGIM continues to innovate as markets evolve, building strong relationships with clients including pension scheme, sovereign wealth funds, wealth managers and other professional investors.
We understand that our scale brings responsibilities. We play an active role in the companies we invest in, from exercising shareholder voting rights to directly engaging with companies at a board level.
By engaging with businesses, we aim to unlock value for investors and shape the future and sustainability of financial markets.
In addition to having a leading position in the UK, we have selectively expanded into new markets across Europe, the Middle East, Asia and the US.
We believe that translating our capabilities to reflect the needs of our international clients will mean we are well placed to help them achieve their objectives.
LGIM manages fixed income, equity, multi-asset, liability-driven investment, property and alternative solutions on behalf of its clients.
Located across the globe, our clients include institutional pension funds, financial institutions, local authorities and sovereign wealth funds.
In order to meet the complex and evolving investment needs of our clients, we focus on remaining at the forefront of investment product innovation and maintaining our reputation as experts across all asset classes.
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion / belief, sexual orientation or age.
The Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) team have recently joined the Index Funds to build out a fully comprehensive ETF business.
The ambition is to have up to 50 ETFs on the market over the next two years from our current 22 ETFs. The ETF Analyst role is a newly created role to help support the growing business.
The ideal candidate would have a background in asset management and have a keen interest in producing fund research, collateral and analytics.
The duties & responsibilites are as follows :
Manage ETF collateral (70%)
Maintain and evolve ETF collateral (sales decks, cheatsheets, earnings reports, peer monitors) Prepare research and quantitative reports (ETF performance, risk metrics, attribution, subsector analysis, stock analysis, etc) Respond to sales requests
Participate in sales and marketing efforts (15%)
Support sales team in meetings to help drive AUM and revenues Conduct training sessions for the sales team to help drive the messaging and positioning of ETF range Analyse holders in comparable products to generate potential target lists for new meetings and client interactions
Contribute to product development (15%)
Monitor the market and regulatory changes for new ETF opportunities Proactively forge new relationships with research / data vendors and index providers to help lay the foundation for new index development Write business cases for new ETF launches Help with researching, developing and maintaining investment strategies
Required Skills & Experience
Educated to degree level or equivalent Advanced Excel user (some programming skills preferred) Knowledge of Bloomberg preferred Excellent numeracy skills Exceptional attention to detail Ability to work in a high-
pressure environment Confident communicator and public speaker Fluency in one of the following languages : German, Italian and / or Spanish An understanding of how indices work and are designed An understanding of how ETFs work and are traded An ability to bring fresh and innovative thinking to old processes and systems An ability to analyse and contextualise macroeconomic content that is relevant to our range of ETFs using second-
order thinking An ability to produce, maintain and update sales collateral on a regular basis
Whatever your role, we reward ability, performance and attitude with a package that looks after all the things that are important to you.
Our employees have a wide range of benefits including a generous pension scheme, life assurance, at least 22 days’ (with potential to rise to 25 days) holiday, performance related bonuses, a variety of share schemes, discounts at both a huge range of high street stores and our own great products, your hard work will be rewarded when you join us.