Sales Support Associate
Role Reports to:
Head of Distribution, Germany and Austria
Insight is a specialist asset manager at the forefront of designing and delivering investment solutions designed specifically to meet our clients’ evolving investment needs. Launched in 2002, we have grown to be one of the largest asset managers in the UK, winning industry recognition for our investment capabilities across liability driven investment, fixed income, specialist equities, multi asset and absolute return.
Innovation is key to the development of our investment capability and as leaders in our chosen areas of expertise we continue to look for opportunities to grow and develop our business across new client channels and countries. The key to our success is and will always be the high quality of our professionals combined with the partnerships we create with our clients.
As a leading asset manager Insight has €769.8bn in assets under management as at 31 March 2020.
The Frankfurt-based distribution team is part of the wider Distribution division. The Distribution division is responsible for managing Insight’s relationships with prospects. Insight has a highly experienced team of client and business development specialists managing a diverse range of mandates for clients.
The team works closely with the London-based Client Solutions Group which is made up of client directors, client service specialists, solution designers and investment specialists who manage the existing client relationships.
Purpose of role:
Knowledge, skills and behaviours required:
Insight is seeking a fluent German speaker with 1+ years relevant work experience in financial services (e.g. investment/actuarial/pension consulting, asset management, banking, insurance, auditing). Most importantly, their desire is to attract an individual with strong analytical and communication skills who show energy, real drive and enthusiasm for what they do. They will consider candidates with a collaborative approach towards delivering a high-quality outcome. Ideally candidates will demonstrate: