Information & Research Manager, Investment firm

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    5 months ago

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    Darron Chapman

Fantastic opportunity! A global investment firm requires an Information & Research Manager to support the Director of Knowledge in managing information capture, storage and retrieval for the firm.  This includes portfolio monitoring, the collation, synthesis and reporting on financial performance data of investment companies.  Working closely with investment teams, the role also involves provision of research services, focusing primarily on Energy (Renewable), Real Estate (Retail, Office & Industrial) & Consumer/Healthcare/Financial Services sectors within emerging markets.  Delivering macro-economic data, commentary and FX performance & analysis for internal (strategic) and investor (reporting) purposes.

To be considered for this role you will need to have the following skills and experience:

  • Strong and confident researcher, familiar with the usual business information and macro-economic research tools
  • Experience of researching the Energy sector and providing KM or research services to Energy investment teams
  • Ability to read financial statements and familiarity with key accounting terms
  • Experience of using SharePoint as a document management & exploitation resource
  • Vendor management, licensing, negotiation and budgeting experience
  • Ability to work closely with 3rd party consultants who assist Director of Knowledge in quarterly portfolio monitoring processes
  • Demonstrable experience in running KM projects within organisations – innovative & creative contribution
  • Confident Communicator
  • Ability to work and think independently but also feel happy within a close and tightly integrated team
  • Strong and demonstrable interest in Emerging Markets
  • Pro-active disseminator of content, able to build close working relationship with client base
  • Willing to learn fast and take early responsibility
  • Prepared to ask for Help
  • Attention to detail absolutely critical
  • Competence in working with data, either financial, macro-economic or FX
  • Good working familiarity with Excel
  • Roll up sleeve and do all manner of tasks

CB Resourcing operates as both an employment agency and an employment business. Applicants will need to be able to provide us with proof of their eligibility to work in the UK on request.