We are not your average financial services firm and our unique culture is just one aspect that makes us stand out from the crowd. We offer a supportive environment that encourages innovation and creativity whilst maintaining a healthy lifestyle balance. You will be joining one of Europe's leading Investment Management firms where you can expect real responsibility and recognition from day one. We are large enough to offer a wide variety of career opportunities, whist small enough to treat you as an individual and tailor training and development to your specific needs.
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Fixed Income Performance Analyst to join the Performance Analytics department to deliver accurate fixed income performance reporting and attribution in a timely manner to key stakeholders.
You will be responsible for the following tasks
* Deliver accurate regular performance reporting and analysis on a timely basis * Reconciliation of performance numbers between custodian, performance engine and attribution system * Sign off individual funds and benchmarks on a monthly basis once data is clean * Ensure the internal performance reporting database is populated and maintained on a regular basis * Dealing with ad-hoc queries from Fund Managers, Client Directors, Investment Specialists, Investment Risk, Sales & Marketing * Working with Back Office and IT to ensure a high quality of data is feeding the performance and attribution systems * Support both the GIPS system and the verification process * Ensure accurate delivery of fixed income performance attribution * Assist with project work to enhance accuracy and efficiency within the team
What we are looking for
* You will be able to demonstrate Fixed Income Performance Measurement experience preferably from an investment management environment. * Ideally you will be educated to a degree standard as a minimum and it would be preffered for you to hold the following qualifications: IMC, CIPM or CFA. * You must demonstrate a very high attention to detail and problem-solving ability in a deadline-driven environment. * The role demands you to have good Microsoft application skills, in particular Excel as well as good systems knowledge. Experience in the following skills and systems will be an advantage: Strong Excel skills, VBA coding skills Xamin, StatPro, Bloomberg (incl. PORT), Barclays Point, FactSet (any of these will be a strong advantage).
M&G is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Our role as an employer is very simple - to provide the right environment for talented people to do their best work, by respecting, understanding and valuing individual differences.