Investment Management

Investment Management

​The UK investment management industry plays a major role in the economy, helping millions of individuals and families achieve their life goals by helping grow their investments (mainly through workplace pensions). In fact, 75% of UK households use an asset manager’s services (knowingly or unknowingly). The industry also invests, billions of pounds in companies and the financing of transport networks, hospitals, schools and housing projects.

The industry supports 115,000 jobs in the UK, including over 14,000 in Scotland, and is the largest industry of its kind in Europe where it accounts for 35% of all assets under management. According to The Investment Association, the UK remains the largest centre of asset management outside of the US. UK asset managers manage £3.1tn for overseas clients, which translates to earnings representing 6% of net services exports.

With existing investment firms dominating the market, new firms entering the market will need to find unique and innovative ways of operating if they are to succeed. According to a report from Deloitte, new investment management firms are “targeting millennials”. The key to attracting these individuals is peer-to-peer interaction, low cost, transparency, and thematic investing, including social impact.

UBS, an established management firm is also trying their hand at technology, partnering with Amazon to provide investment advice through their virtual voice activated assistant Alexa. With so many different financial products and a growing need for people with in-depth knowledge of geographic regions, most industry analysts expect strong employment growth in investment management to continue midway into the next decade.

Our London-based consultants are specialists in their markets, recruiting top talent for organisations across the investment management jobs market throughout the UK and Europe.

Investment Management Jobs

Private Debt Associate
US$125000 - US$350000 per year, New York

A top global alternative asset manager is looking to bring on an associate/sr. associate to their...

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Long Short Equity - Healthcare Services Associate
US$150000 - US$400000 per year, San Francisco

A hedge fund with over $2 Billion AUM is looking to bring on a senior associate to support their ...

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Private Fund Manager Due Diligence
Negotiable, New York

A ground-breaking investment platform is looking to bring on a Private Fund Manager Due Diligence...

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Private Client Fundraiser
Negotiable, Boston

A leading real estate private equity investment manager seeks a mid-level fundraising professiona...

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Director of Investor Relations/Marketing (Credit Hedge Fund)
Negotiable, New York

A leading credit hedge fund manager seeks a mid-level to senior hybrid investor relations and cap...

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Private Debt Associate/Senior Associate (Technology)
Negotiable, San Francisco

A highly regarded investment firm is looking to add a Private Debt Associate (technology) to thei...

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Real Estate Associate
Negotiable, Frankfurt am Main

Introduction- The role is with a leading Frankfurt based real estate fund, investing in pan-Europ...

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Investment Associate (Private Debt/Direct Lending)
Negotiable, Chicago

A highly regarded private investment firm with $5bn in AUM is looking to add a private credit/dir...

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Distressed Debt Investment Professional
Negotiable, Greenwich

Distressed Debt Investment Professional A privately owned asset management firm with ~2bn in AUM ...

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