Analyst, Institutional and International Wealth Solutions

Institutional and International Wealth Solutions London, UK


What we do:

First Eagle is an independent, privately owned investment management firm headquartered in New York with approximately $124 billion in assets under management (as of December 31, 2022). Throughout a heritage that dates to 1864, the firm has sought to generate attractive real returns for our clients over the long term. This tradition remains central to our mission today, guided by a set of core investment tenets that sustains our culture while also allowing philosophical autonomy among our talented portfolio management teams. First Eagle’s range of actively managed equity and equity-oriented, public, and private credit, multi-asset and alternative strategies reflect our dedication to disciplined and unconventional thinking, a global perspective and the long-term alignment of interests.

 

What drives us:

At First Eagle, clients come first, always. To deliver on this commitment, we nurture an environment that attracts, develops, and retains a talented, inclusive workforce. We also aim to inspire each of our employees to do their life’s best work with us and for our clients. We have built a culture that promotes equity, diversity, and respect, and holds every member of the organization to the highest standards of integrity and accountability.

 

Who we are looking for:

First Eagle is seeking an Analyst to join their Institutional and International Wealth Solutions Team. This position will provide broad exposure to the non-US investment management business and the investment strategies that First Eagle offers. This hire will sit in the London office and be part of a growing team in Europe charged with executing the non-US business strategy. The role also provides the foundation and skills necessary for potential growth into a client service or business development position.

 

What you will do:

  • Assist with onboarding of new clients, both institutional and wealth management, onto the firms recently established ICAV platform
  • Research new potential clients using industry publications, intelligence databases and other sources of information
  • Assist with monthly, quarterly, and annual client reporting; working with internal teams, take ownership of disseminating other materials (thought leadership, factsheets etc.) to contacts
  • Conduct competitive analysis on product strategies, trends in the marketplace, conference presentations, and other related materials to assist in the sales process
  • Source data for and respond to ad hoc requests from clients, prospects, and investment consultants (e.g., performance, attribution, portfolio data, stock commentary)
  • Coordinate and assemble presentation materials for meetings with clients, prospects, and investment consultants
  • Maintain updated information in the team’s CRM system ensuring accurate information on meeting activities, distribution lists and pipeline status
  • Interface and cultivate strong relationships with internal teams, including investment teams, marketing, IT, compliance, and operations
  • Serve as backup for fellow Analysts/Associates during absences or periods of uneven workflow

 

The qualities you should have:

  • An undergraduate degree in finance, business, or related field, with at least 2 years of financial services experience or relevant internships
  • Experience with the UK market (Defined Contribution and Wealth Management) is preferred
  • Desire to be part of a growing business, willing to take on different tasks and possess a growth mindset
  • Self-starting, entrepreneurial and resourceful–someone who “makes it happen” with a “can-do” attitude
  • A strong work ethic that accommodates occasional last-minute projects and other urgent needs of the team that may require non-standard work hours
  • A demonstrated interest in markets and commercial acumen
  • English language proficiency required
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • A collegial and collaborative team player

 

First Eagle Investment Management, LLC (FEIM) is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.  Equal Employment Opportunity has been, and will continue to be, a fundamental principle at FEIM, where employment is based upon personal capabilities and qualifications without regard to race, color, religious belief, including dress and grooming practices, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, national origin, marital status, citizenship, disability, veteran status, pregnancy, breastfeeding or medical conditions related to breastfeeding, status as a victim of domestic violence, sexual assault, or stalking, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law, genetic information or characteristics (or those of a family member), or any other protected characteristic as established by law.