We have an exciting opportunity within our London-based manager research team: in a role to identify, interview, assess and monitor the best public equity investors around the world. You will have the opportunity to work with our portfolio management teams and interact with clients. As an important member of our research team you will work in close collaboration with colleagues globally and become a leading subject-matter expert.
Source and analyse new investment ideas globally
Monitor existing investment strategies used by our clients
Critically evaluate fund managers' competitive advantages. Assess culture, team behavioural and diversity traits and form judgement on investment skill by analysing the portfolio, the consistency and efficacy of investment decisions
Assess fund managers' long-term return sustainability with a focus on ESG criteria
Interpret a wide range of quantitative and qualitative data to support decision making
Produce investment recommendations and participate in investment committee discussions
Bachelors Degree or equivalent
Equity research experience: either via researching asset managers or, preferably, direct company analysis
Original and creative thinker with a willingness to provide fresh perspectives and an ability to incorporate a “big picture” view
Curious and enthusiastic self-starter who is able to balance independent work with team collaboration
Analytical mind-set with an openness to other opinions and fact-oriented disposition
Strong understanding of financial modelling and intellectual inquisitiveness
CFA or IFoA qualified or progression towards either of these qualifications desirable but not essential
Equal Opportunity Employer
Willis Towers Watson is committed to finding opportunities to foster flexibility in the workplace, whenever business and client demands allow. We are delighted that this opportunity meets the criteria for flexible working. For specific details, please discuss with your Recruiter.
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