Performance Analyst

VN-19398

Fixed Term Contract (inc Secondee)

London

Competitive + Bonus + Benefits

23 May 2021

An opportunity to work as a Performance Analyst within the Global Investment Performance Standards (GIPS) Team of Legal and General Investment Management’s Performance Department has opened up.

The role will require lots of interaction with the front office and therefore we're looking for someone who is confident, articulate and with strong technical knowledge.

This is a great opportunity to learn and gain experience in the following areas:

  • Experience using cutting edge investment performance systems such as StatPro Composite and B-One.
  • Experience of multi-asset, equity (index and active), and fixed income performance analysis.
  • Build knowledge in investment management and all of LGIM’s products.
  • Build knowledge in GIPS & GIPS-Fiduciary standards and management.
  • Support provided for the IMC/ESC qualifications.
  • To use StatPro Composite, B-One and other in-house performance systems to calculate performance, attribution and an assigned set of GIPS composites. 
  • To calculate, monitor and publish all GIPS composites in line with the GIPS 2020 standards.
  • Work with the wider team to ensure the annual GIPS Verification process is completed successfully and within the required timeline.
  • Ensure external marketing material is in line with the standards and the GIPS Advertising Guidelines.
  • Continually seek to understand and satisfy our client’s requirements. Develop procedures, processes and systems to support these requirements.
  • To assist with any new projects to improve efficiency and raise the profile of the Performance team.
  • To maintain threshold competency status in line with regulatory guidelines as required. 
  • To enhance current reporting process by using various coding languages Excel/VBA/SQL/Python (desirable).
  • Ideally 2 years’ experience in a Performance Analyst role.
  • Knowledge of calculations and usage of return based statistics.
  • Enthusiastic and proactive approach.
  • Able to manage own workload and deal with tight deadlines.
  • Experience with VBA/SQL.

Please tell us if you have any of the following:

  • GIPS Knowledge / Experience.
  • Investment related qualification (IMC, CFA, CIPM etc).
  • Experience with Python
  • Experience of using StatPro Composite and/or any other similar GIPS Composite systems.
  • Experience of multi-asset, equity (index and active), and fixed income performance analysis.

Whatever your role, we reward ability, performance and attitude with a package that looks after all the things that are important to you. Our employees have a wide range of benefits including a generous pension scheme, life assurance, at least 25 days’ holiday (with potential to rise to 26 days), private medical insurance, performance related bonuses, a variety of share schemes, discounts at both a huge range of high street stores and our own great products. Your hard work will be rewarded when you join us.

About L&G

As a company, to be one of the world's largest Asset Managers, homebuilders, pension providers and insurances brands, we are diverse by our very nature. And we're a company that wants to use our diversity and influence to make society better in the long term - for everyone. To do this we need to be a company that welcomes everyone, where everyone can succeed. That means we're committed to building an inclusive culture in L&G where we can all perform at our best, no matter who we are, what we do or where we do it. So whoever you are, wherever you are, whatever your story, we'd love to hear from you.

About the business area

LGIM manages fixed income, equity, multi-asset, liability-driven investment, property and alternative solutions on behalf of its clients. Located across the globe, our clients include institutional pension funds, financial institutions, local authorities and sovereign wealth funds. In order to meet the complex and evolving investment needs of our clients, we focus on remaining at the forefront of investment product innovation and maintaining our reputation as experts across all asset classes.

Our commitment to Equal Opportunities

We’re an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender identity or age.

Does this opportunity excite you but you’re not 100% sure if you meet all the requirements for the role? Or are you concerned that ‘normal’ office hours aren’t possible given your personal circumstances? We’re aware that candidates, especially women, can be put off from applying for a job unless they tick every box, or candidates who are parents or have other caring responsibilities may not think they can achieve the flexibility they need. If this is you, we’re keen to connect; and whilst we can’t accommodate every flexible working request, we’ll try to find a practical solution. So why not apply?

 

How to find out more

If you’d like more information about this opportunity please contact Joss Smith at Joss.Smith@lgim.com (LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/joss-smith-7405b394/). Please note direct applications via email cannot be accepted for this role; only applications submitted through our careers website will be considered.

About L&G

As a company, to be one of the world's largest Asset Managers, homebuilders, pension providers and insurances brands, we are diverse by our very nature. And we're a company that wants to use our diversity and influence to make society better in the long term - for everyone. To do this we need to be a company that welcomes everyone, where everyone can succeed. That means we're committed to building an inclusive culture in L&G where we can all perform at our best, no matter who we are, what we do or where we do it. So whoever you are, wherever you are, whatever your story, we'd love to hear from you.

About the business area

LGIM manages fixed income, equity, multi-asset, liability-driven investment, property and alternative solutions on behalf of its clients. Located across the globe, our clients include institutional pension funds, financial institutions, local authorities and sovereign wealth funds. In order to meet the complex and evolving investment needs of our clients, we focus on remaining at the forefront of investment product innovation and maintaining our reputation as experts across all asset classes.

Our commitment to Equal Opportunities

We’re an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender identity or age.

Does this opportunity excite you but you’re not 100% sure if you meet all the requirements for the role? Or are you concerned that ‘normal’ office hours aren’t possible given your personal circumstances? We’re aware that candidates, especially women, can be put off from applying for a job unless they tick every box, or candidates who are parents or have other caring responsibilities may not think they can achieve the flexibility they need. If this is you, we’re keen to connect; and whilst we can’t accommodate every flexible working request, we’ll try to find a practical solution. So why not apply?

 

How to find out more

If you’d like more information about this opportunity please contact Joss Smith at Joss.Smith@lgim.com (LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/joss-smith-7405b394/). Please note direct applications via email cannot be accepted for this role; only applications submitted through our careers website will be considered.