This fund manager is one of Europe’s largest active fund managers. The Sydney based Australian Equities team covers a range of products from large to small and other defensive strategies. The largest local funds being mid and small cap funds. The style of the funds are to invest in high quality companies at a reasonable price, within a concentrated portfolio and hold for the long term. The team has a flat structure where contribution is encouraged at all levels. Individuals who join the team will be able to draw upon the global capability of the company and have exposure to investment teams in other jurisdictions.
Reporting to the portfolio managers and working closely with your colleagues, your responsibilities are as follows:
• Financial and industry analysis of companies within your sector coverage including meeting with companies, competitors, sell side analysts, attending industry events.
• Contributing to investment discussion across all Australian equities products at the stock and portfolio level.
• Making yourself available to colleagues covering global equities strategies who want visibility within your allocated sectors in the Australian market.
• The sectors allocated to this individual will depend on the candidate’s interests and capabilities. It is likely over a 6+ year period most sectors will be cycled through
Target candidates will have approximately 3-5 years of experience covering equities research (buy/sell side) or potentially corporate finance. The candidate will be able to show conviction, backed up by sound reasoning.
JON MICHEL EXECUTIVE SEARCH
Jon Michel Executive Search was established in 1997 to provide search and selection services to the financial, professional services and corporate sectors. The firm’s clients include commercial banks, investment banks, fund managers, insurance companies, private equity firms, stockbrokers, private equity backed companies & sophisticated investor groups, professional firms, as well as a select group of blue-chip corporates.
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