Quality Control Manager – Fundmap – Cardiff

Pageant Media
Competitive dependant on expererience
Full time
Pageant Media
31 January 2020

Quality Control Manager – Fundmap – Cardiff

Pageant Media

 The Company

Pageant Media Limited is an independent business intelligence company that was formed in 1998 and has grown to become a leading information provider within its core markets. We provide high-value, specialist business information to the insurance, hedge funds and online gaming industries. We deliver key information to defined target audiences through news content, events and data products.

 The Products

Fundmap, a premium intelligence product for the global investment management industry, is seeking a head of content to oversee all mandate and news content globally, working with our teams in London, New York, Hong Kong and Cardiff.  This role is based in our Cardiff research centre.

The Job

  • Fundmap is a leading business intelligence platform providing active sales leads through mandates, profiles, insight and analysis on global institutional investors. The role is to transform extensive and detailed written analyses of complex sources of information into actionable content in the form of mandates for a specialist audience
  • Lead quality control for the mandates research wing for Fundmap, leading a team or 8-10 data researchers and supervise and review inputs for real time publishing on to the database
  • Assist the team with the research process, from inception, through data gathering, to review and follow-ups to ensure end-to-end output for clients
  • Subject matter expertise on the institutional investors, managers and consultants space in the pensions industry globally
  • Strong understanding of the functioning and structure of various asset classes and strategies in equity, fixed income, private equity, hedge funds, real estate, and alternative investments
  • Ensure succinct, accurate, actionable and up-to date information is made available to clients in a short time frame to help them make most of the available opportunities
  • Liaise with other research and reporting teams to ensure consistency in the overall output from Fundmap
  • Track major industry trends and news

The Requirements

  • Several years of experience in the research/investment research industry
  • High-level understanding of global asset management industry
  • Intimate knowledge of institutional investors, especially U.S. pension funds
  • Proven experience in a managerial role in investment research for an industry database
  • Experience in financial writing within a reputable research or news organisation
  • Experience in gathering and analysing information, drawing conclusions, validating those conclusions and effectively presenting results
  • Strong analytical and conceptual skills
  • High-level of attention to detail and ability to synthesise information and add value
  • A team player with good interpersonal and communication skills
  • ·Experience in team and project management
  • Ability to work in a fast moving, diverse and multi-cultural environment
  • Ability to perform in a high pressure environment and tight timelines
  • Ability to build strong professional relationships at all levels
  • Ability to ensure ongoing self-development
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, Excel and Power Point
  • Work using own initiative and without close supervision

How to Apply

Please email your CV and Cover letter to Gavin Clink g.clink@pageantmedia.com