Assistant Fund Manager/Senior Asset Manager
Our client, is one of the largest real estate fund managers in the UK managing assets across all asset classes. They are seeking an Assistant Fund Manager to join their long income fun, a flagship and acquisitive fund, to cover a maternity cover for 13 months. The successful candidate will have the benefit of working in a challenging and rewarding role on two of Real Assets rapidly growing long income property equity funds. The position is for a self-motivated and proactive Assistant Fund Manager who will provide significant support to the Senior Fund Manager on the day to day management of the funds. This will also include the asset management of properties within the core sectors.
Excellent academic background, with a numerical aptitude, strong A levels and a degree (which may be non-cognate).
Significant post qualified experience, ideally with some experience of fund management responsibilities and the long income arena.
High awareness of asset management incorporating wide cross sector experience together with solid investment acumen and an energetic approach.
Experience of managing transactions, particularly disposals.
An innovative approach to identifying and implementing ways of releasing value from existing assets.
A team player demonstrating high levels of dynamism, drive and commitment.
Highly organised with the ability to prioritise effectively.
Strong marketing, presentational and communication skills are preferred.
IT literate with a good working knowledge of Real Estate software and Excel.