Investment Assistant

Location: Perth
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 747308 - 1
Contact: Cara Carrodus
We have an exciting opportunity available for a  Investment Assistant within a highly regarded Financial Services organisation in Perth.

The position of Investment Assistant primarily involves working directly with the Investment Committee to evaluate the investment approach and methodology aiming to ensure their clients continue to have the highest probability of reaching their objectives. This is achieved through active involvement in market research, portfolio construction and funds management.

Responsibilities of this role include;
  • Prepare reports and ad-hoc analysis for Client progress meetings
  • Create Educational material and communications that can be distributed to clients, advisers and the public
  • Co-ordinate Investment Committee meetings, agenda, minutes, action items etc
  • Consistent communication with internal members of the organisation as well as external stakeholder and clients
  • Policy and procedure maintenance for CEFX Accreditation
  • Actively engage in managing projects as required
  • Research and analytical support to Project Leaders and Advisory Teams
The suitable candidate will possess;
  • 1-2 years experience within a Financial Services Industry role or similar
  • Completion or progress towards completion of Diploma of Financial Planning, Adv Dip or CFP
  • Strong experience in managing to deadline and communicating to a team
  • Knowledge of investment platforms, transactions and fee structures
  • Knowledge of legislative and compliance requirements
  • Knowledge of company structures, Superannuation, SMSF's, Pensions
  • Superior communication skills, strong written and presentation skills
  • Natural ability to self motivate and work as part of a cohesive team
  • Attention to detail, accuracy and ability to be discreet with information
  • Demonstrate a commitment to high quality of work and a proactive and analytical approach to problem solving
Due to the volume of applicants we are only able to contact candidates that meet the above criteria.  Should you have any questions please contact Cara Carrodus on either 08 9212 1001.