Senior Hedge Fund Research Analyst

Leading global asset management house seeks high calibre investment professional with sound experience of either allocating or analysing hedge funds to join their Alternative Investments Division. Interesting and broad ranging role incorporating screening the hedge fund universe for suitable funds, reporting on a wide variety of hedge fund strategies across all asset classes and working closely with the Portfolio Managers dealing with ad hoc and technical information requests.  Strong preference for CAIA or CFA Charterholder and MatLab skills an advantage

This is an additional headcount to the existing team as the firm seeks to ensure that all aspects of their current and prospective hedge fund investments are managed and delivered to an optimum level.  Other responsibilities will include monitoring and reporting on market developments, analysing portfolio risk characteristics, producing high quality research documentation and identifying business development opportunities and associated risks.   

Role holder will work closely with the Research Team and also the Due Diligence teams across the globe to ensure a cohesive and collaborative approach across and, as such excellent communication and stakeholder management skills are essential.  Candidates should be good team players who thrive in a progressive and collegiate environment and demonstrate initiative, drive and a passion for the hedge fund business.