Closing Date: 05.05.2017
The primary purpose of the position is to provide investment advisory services, including risk and performance reporting, independent valuations and analytical services. You will also participate in the driving of business development for greater market share and manage client relationships through professional collaboration. You will oversee and negotiate contracts with investment managers and present monthly or quarterly report backs regarding performance and risk profile of the portfolio to clients. You will also liaise and work closely with our client’s office in South Africa and other organisational networks. One of your responsibilities will be to assist with Research and Selection of Investment managers. This includes the understanding of both quantitative and qualitative aspects of investment managers. By liaising with various teams, you will assist with formulation and implementation of an investment strategy. You will also be required to write articles on investment related issues. You will be responsible for ensuring clients receive excellent service based on best practice principles, through ongoing collaboration and engagement and completing client related queries or issues within stipulated deadlines.Our client is proud of their diversity, not only on social and cultural levels, but also across the professions and sciences they employ. They have a unique environment, where you will work with some of the leading thinkers in investment strategy in the world. They create the space for future entrepreneurs to be identified and nurtured, and where the next generation of financial visionary thinkers develop the skills to shape the future of investment finance. This is why our client is looking for an exceptionally dynamic individual who is highly self-motivated with apparent financial investment savvy to take up this challenge, and evolve with the business. You will be based in Windhoek but will be expected to travel as the need arises.