Index Portfolio Manager

Legal & General
London, United Kingdom
Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
15 Nov 2022
15 Dec 2022
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
What you'll be doing
  • Portfolio Management - Carry out a range of day to day tasks associated with portfolio management. Assume full responsibility for the management of a designated set of portfolios including:
  • Monitoring exposures, tracking and risk of portfolios
  • Fund performance monitoring and attribution
  • Cash flow trading
  • Portfolio analysis - analyse index reviews and corporate events and formulate trading strategies based off the analysis.
  • Index analysis - keep up to date on the methodology of existing indices and relevant changes whilst also conducting research on new index strategies.
  • Liaising with internal/ external teams on strategic projects impacting the Index Equities team.
  • Internal & External Communication - Build enduring and deep business relationships with internal colleagues within the portfolio management team, across other teams within LGIM and external parties.
  • Team Contribution - Work within a team and build stakeholder relationships with internal colleagues within the portfolio team, across the department & across the business.
  • Regulation & Compliance - Maintain, operate & adhere to risk & compliance requirements set out by the business and consistent with all relevant legislation.
  • Treating Customers Fairly (TCF)

What we're looking for
  • Educated to degree level
  • Further qualifications (IMC,CFA,CAIA) advantageous
  • Advanced Excel user (VBA preferred)
  • Knowledge of Bloomberg
  • Previous experience in managing physical equity portfolios required
  • A good understanding of how indices work and are calculated
  • Experience of managing different fund wrappers including Life Wrapped, ICAV and Unit Trust
  • An understanding of UCITS regulations and guidance notes with respect to the management of the assets
  • Highly numerate
  • 2-3 years prior experience as Index Portfolio Manager
  • Take ownership of day-to-day work and work with the various parts of the index and broader investment teams


When you commit to Legal & General, we'll commit to you too. That means we'll recognise and reward your hard work, your performance and your contribution.

If you join us, you'll get access to some great benefits, including private medical insurance, at least 25 days holiday (excluding bank holidays), a generous pension scheme, life assurance, and Income Protection. You can participate in our electric car scheme, which offers employees the option to hire a brand new electric car through tax efficient salary sacrifice. We're also proud to offer competitive family leave.

You'll have the opportunity to participate in our annual, performance-related bonus plan and valuable share schemes. And then there are the many discounts we offer that you can take advantage of - both for our own products and at a range of high street stores and online offerings.