INVESTMENT ANALYST EUROPEAN SMALL CAP VALUE

Recruiter
Core-Asset Consulting
Location
Edinburgh
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Aug 2017
Closes
10 Sep 2017
Sectors
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job description:
CoreAsset Consultings client, a specialist asset management business has a new opportunity available for a European Small Cap Portfolio Manager / Investment Analyst to join their Edinburgh based European team. In this role you will be responsible for undertaking research into European smallcap companies within the defined European geographic region and will have a focus on value investing. This will involve the appraisal of company management through attendance of meetings, finding new attractive stocks, and keeping the team up to date on results and investment decisions. Our client encourages active debate and you will be expected to contribute to department and team investment discussions accordingly.
You will have at least 35 years of experience of investment analysis and will be naturally inquisitive and have the confidence and persistence to unearth useful stock ideas. You will be independently minded and unafraid of presenting conclusions that might run contrary to accepted wisdom.

Essential:

35 years of experience of investment analysis
Excellent communication skills both written and oral
Ability to thrive in a small, closeknit team
An openminded flexible approach, happy to participate actively in the team including discussion/debates
A passion for equity investing

Desirable:

CFA qualification

Core responsibilities:

Take decisions on stock research and portfolio construction
Analysing stocks and potential investments within assigned geographic regions, generating new investment ideas
Produce research reports on relevant companies
Reviewing existing holdings, keeping the team up to date on results and developments
Make buy and sell recommendations on selected stocks, liaising with the trading department on execution of purchases and sales of portfolio investments
Attending company meetings to appraise management and question them about their progress and strategy
Presenting results of reviews at investment meetings
Support client relationships and business development activities as required
Marketing clients both external and internal
Regular travel to Amsterdam and other European countries for marketing purposes

Benefits:

Competitive salary
Discretionary bonus
Generous pension scheme
Job reference: 9527

To apply for this vacancy applicants must be eligible to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.

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