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We are not your average financial services firm and our unique culture is just one aspect that makes us stand out from the crowd. We offer a supportive environment that encourages innovation and creativity whilst maintaining a healthy lifestyle balance. You will be joining one of Europe’s leading Investment Management firms where you can expect real responsibility and recognition from day one. We are large enough to offer a wide variety of career opportunities, whilst small enough to treat you as an individual and tailor training and development to your specific needs.
A great opportunity has arisen for a Product & Market Research Analyst to join M&G’s Product & Market Research team who operate as a centre of intelligence on product, market and competitor trends, developing insightful and value add analysis with the objective of informing, supporting and influencing business decision making.
Your key responsibilities will be
•Support the distribution team with product, market and competitor analysis with the aim of informing & strengthening the sales effort.
•Support the product development team with product, market and competitor analysis with the aim of supporting and influencing business decision making.
•Act as the key contact for market intelligence queries from the distribution and product development teams.
•Support the team in the provision of high quality, insightful and value add market intelligence pertinent to key stakeholders.
•Work independently and proactively to analyse, understand and distil key product, market and competitor trends. To disseminate findings to key stakeholders.
What we are looking for
We are ideally looking for you to have experience in the asset management industry with knowledge of the asset management landscape; market, country, sector and product trends.
Previous experience in a market intelligence role would be beneficial along with a strong understanding of quantitative and qualitative research tools (e.g. Morningstar, Broadridge & Bloomberg)
It is important for you to have a be proactive with a genuine interest in asset management with a strong willingness to learn. You will ideally hold the IMC or be willing to study towards this.
You will need to demonstrate strong interpersonal and communication skills; language skills would be a great advantage for the team.
You will need to be able to work independently and as part of a team along with having good analytical, numerical, written and organisational skills.
M&G is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Our role as an employer is very simple – to provide the right environment for talented people to do their best work, by respecting, understanding and valuing individual differences.
We welcome applications from individuals who have taken an extended career break, and we are willing to consider flexible working arrangements for all of our roles.