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(Senior) Investment Director, Bristol
Join us in an exciting growth phase. The Bristol office consists of six Investment Managers and four Trainee Investment Managers. We also have a dedicated Business Development team, servicing professional intermediaries, Financial Planning and well established private client administrative team.
What will you be doing?
• To provide high quality, professional Portfolio Management services to private clients • Assess relationship between clients' circumstances/objectives and portfolio objectives in terms of suitability • Engage and network with the local community to continually grow the business. • Keep abreast of the in-house research process and market developments, recommending and implementing timely and appropriate changes to investment portfolios • Liaise closely with Financial Planning and Discretionary Fund Management teams • Manage all assets on an ongoing basis • Engaging with Investec Bank when beneficial for the clients
What are we looking for?• Great experience within Investment Management with demonstrable experience in building client relationships• Excellent communication skills • Strong explanatory and presentation skills • Strong numeracy and literary skills • Knowledge of regulatory obligations in relation to your role as an Approved Person • Knowledge of compliance requirements, including but not limited to: Data Protection, AML, Market Abuse, Fraud Awareness, Advising & Selling, Conduct Risk, Client Assets, Bribery & Corruption, Financial Crime, Gifts Policy
We commit to ensure that everyone is fairly assessed during our recruitment process.
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