Analyst, Asset Management

Qatar (QA)
May 05, 2018
Jun 04, 2018
Industry Sector
Asset Management
Employment Type
Full Time

Analyst, Asset Management

We are looking for an analyst to support the investment and the operational processes within the Asset Management division including investment research, data compiling and analysis, due diligence, monitoring and reporting. This role is for a junior level Professional who will usually work with other more senior members of the team.
The Analyst would assist more senior staff in supporting the overall investment Process. This includes investment research and analysis as well as liaising with other teams and counterparties to develop in-depth knowledge of products and processes.
The candidate would work within a team of professionals supporting investment products that are managed in house or by external manager through strategic Partnerships. He/she must be willing to engage with other parts of the team to support with marketing, business development and product development when needed.

Accountable to Head of Asset Management
Working relationships: Structuring , Legal & Sharia’a, Risk, Operations, Sales

Key result

• Active role and contribution to the overall investment process
• Analytical support in investment decisions
• Active research and monitoring of global and regional markets and opportunities
• Active role in supporting, creation and ongoing maintenance of product platform and associated deliverables• Active role in the preparation of client and internal presentation materials Engage
with Operations, Legal, Sales and other stakeholders when needed

Core skills

• Good understanding of major asset markets and financial instruments
• Good understanding of math and quantitative principles behind portfolio performance, risk measurement, asset valuation and other financial analytics
• Ability to analyse and interpret complex information quickly and accurately
• Must be highly numerate

• Knowledge and prior use of Bloomberg
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work efficiently with others Ability to work under pressure and on own initiative
• Ability and willingness to take on new tasks
• Ability to meet deadlines and achieve agreed targets
• Ability to be flexible and adaptable to changing demands

• Bachelor’s Degree in an analytical discipline
• Advanced degree, CFA or equivalent preferred

• Willingness to take on educational initiatives that will advance and enhance the ability to carry out job related tasks