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As an organization, we think globally. We create transparency in an opaque world, and we encourage our people to do the same.
That means when you take your place on our team, you’ll discover a supportive and collaborative work environment that empowers you to excel.
If you’re ready to share your perspective with the world, then you can make a real impact here. This is the Duff & Phelps difference.
Duff & Phelps’ management company practice provides infrastructure, staff and supervision for AIFM / UCITS ManCo duties.
At Duff & Phelps, your work will help protect, restore and maximize value for our clients. Join us and together we’ll maximize the value of your career.
Your responsibilities will be to ensure day-to-day controls on delegated duties of portfolio managers & investment advisors for both UCITS and AIFs;
Enhance the operational oversight on portfolio managers / investment advisors and participate in preparing the Investment Committees, deal approvals;
Assist with creating regular reports to Conducting Officers / Fund Boards / Board of the ManCo. meetings and improve the efficiency and quality of reporting;
Assist with gathering quarterly KPIs from Portfolio Managers, analyze the results, perform escalation and follow through completion;
Perform initial and on-going due diligence on portfolio managers / investor advisors;
Generate monthly performance reports, calculation and analysis;
Assist with client onboarding process, prepare the onboarding forms and the Product Approval Committees;
Assist with the review and coordination of the legal documentation (eg Investment Management Agreements, Prospects / Offering Memorandum / LPAs);
Assist with completion of various projects and ad-hoc tasks : compliance with EMIR, SFTR
Identify and ensure that all issues that have been reported, are corrected and preventive solutions have been implemented;
Liaise and coordinate with clients and service providers.
University degree in finance or economics or relevant business experience
Between 2 and 4 years of hands-on experience
Professional experience within the fund business in portfolio management oversight or actual portfolio management experience (analyzing markets, deals, execution)
Good understanding of alternative investments (private debt, PE, RE) and practices
Additional exposure in at least one of the following areas will be a distinct advantage : Valuation of illiquid assets such as credit, PECorporate finance experience
Experience in asset management and investment funds, in a Management Company / AIFM, Asset Management or a BIG 4 consultant / auditor
Genuine interest in developing regulatory expertise, with a specific focus on AIFMD and UCITS frameworks
Good command of Excel, Word and excellent PowerPoint
Solution-driven and results-oriented, problem solving attitude, constructive client-oriented mindset,
Excellent team player
Ability to manage multiple projects on various time scales, strong follow-up and client servicing qualities
Curiosity and eagerness to learn
Fluency in English
Previous exposure to alternative investment strategies, Private Equity, Real Estate, Loans Origination / Restructuring would be valuable
In order to be considered for a position at Duff & Phelps, you must formally apply via careers.duffandphelps.jobs
Duff & Phelps is committed to equal opportunity and diversity, and recruits people based on merit.