Hedge Fund - Investor Relations

  • Highly Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 17 Nov 17 2017-11-17

Facilitating the investor relationship process from initial diligence to investment and ongoing maintenance

​General Description:

The Investor Relations team member will be responsible for:

  • Acting as liaison to investors, providing excellent client service; Fielding questions on subscription documents, fund specifics, filling out DDQ’s & RFP’s, etc.
  • Marketing trip planning & research
  • Maintaining the firm’s CRM system; tracking opportunities, meeting notes
  • Contributing to the development and documentation of the firm’s client service model, best practices, procedures and FAQs, and other processes associated with the maintenance of the Investor Relations function
  • Host client & operational due diligence meetings in London; provide detailed memos in advance and to follow
  • Potential to grow in the role and take ownership of certain coverage areas over time

Work experience requirements:

  • 3-7 years post-university
  • Experience at buy-side firm in IR a plus
  • An understanding of the marketplace of investors for hedge funds
  • Knowledge of global market landscape (by region and channel)
  • European Language Skills a plus
  • Some product understanding (equities, credit, etc.)
  • Ability to quickly digest Fund documentation (PPM, M&A)
  • Familiarity with Fund Administration basics

Education and Requirements:

  • Degree from a top-tier university
  • Well-developed skills (proficiency in Excel)
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to be pro-active in resolving issues
  • Professional appearance and ability to work well under pressure
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.