Portfolio Implementation Manager

Schroders Investment Management
London, United Kingdom
08 May 2022
28 May 2022
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Who we're looking for

An Implementation Portfolio Manager on the Emerging Market Equity Desk. The Role is responsible for the implementation of investment models working closely with Fund Managers. They are also responsible for overseeing cash management, implementing hedge strategies and instruction of corporate actions.

An Implementation Portfolio Manager's main customer is their Investment team, however as a senior team member they are also expected to be able to manage more complex queries by providing the support link between Operations & Client Service teams representing the Fund Manager. A good Implementation Portfolio Manager has to be able to meet the following criteria.

1. Meet the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) criteria
2. To understand the guidelines and regulations of all desk mandates
3. To have knowledge of regulations and execution processes for all markets included in desk strategies

About Schroders

We're a global investment manager. We help institutions, intermediaries and individuals around the world invest money to meet their goals, fulfil their ambitions, and prepare for the future.

We have around 5,000 people on six continents. And we've been around for over 200 years, but keep adapting as society and technology changes. What doesn't change is our commitment to helping our clients, and society, prosper.

The base

We moved into our new HQ in the City of London in 2018. We're close to our clients, in the heart of the UK's financial centre. And we have everything we need to work flexibly.

What you'll do

• Designing and proposing procedures for implementation and portfolio management
• Trade authorisation
• Day to day Portfolio oversight
• Cash management & hedging
• Strategy rebalancing and implementation
• Transition management activities and fund restructuring

The knowledge, experience and qualifications you need

• Attention to detail - strong mathematical and technical skills and ability to pick up errors
• Strong time management - able to prioritise effectively and multi task
• Team player - works collaboratively with Fund Managers, Dealers, Portfolio Compliance, Performance & Fund Services
• Good judgement - ability to work in a fast paced environment and display good judgement
• Reliable - Sense of urgency, calm under pressure, trustworthy, disciplined, professional
• Good communicator - accessible and empathetic
• Builds relationships with Investment, & Operations - good understanding of process and how operation and support teams work
• Credible - Good understanding of and interest in markets and instruments
• Responsive - Pro-actively picks up work and replies to calls/emails promptly

We're looking for the best, whoever they are

Schroders is an equal opportunities employer. You're welcome here whatever your socio-economic background, race, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religious belief, age or disability.
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