Job role: Have you always had an interest in Investments and want to get a foot in the door? We’ve got just
the role for you to get some amazing experience, working within our high-performing European
As a Trainee you’ll be researching, monitoring and conducting financial analysis of current or potential European
denominated assets, under the supervision of one of our leading Fund Managers, as well as gaining
an understanding of the various domestic and international factors affecting the European Equities
market using data from Company meetings, stockbrokers, analysts and other published information. You’ll help contribute to the investment decision-making process, building up your knowledge of
companies and sectors and you’ll learn about the various technical elements of the European stock
Sound exciting? You’ll need some strong numeracy skills for this one, and some knowledge of
economics, preferably acquired from your degree. A clear interest in the investment management
industry and some experience with Excel as a data manipulation tool would also be useful. We’re
looking for people with genuine intellectual curiosity and the ability to learn, as well as the capability
to work both independently and as part of our diverse and successful team.
Looking for: Graduates
Location: Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire
How to apply: To apply, click here.
Whilst a CV is important, we’d also like to get to know you as more than just a name on a piece of
paper, which is why we’re asking you to address some questions that are important to us in a Word
or PDF document:
1. What interests you about Investments (and specifically, Equities)?
2. What current economic factors do you think are having the most impact on European
3. Tell us about a particularly challenging situation you’ve faced personally and what you’ve
learnt from this
4. What would you like to achieve in your career and how can this placement help you get
5. What has your work experience and/or education taught you so far about yourself?
6. What is your proudest achievement?
This is a great opportunity for you to shine and to help us better understand your motivations! Unfortunately, we will not be able to consider your application without this submission.
Close date: 21 March 2021
Start date: 20 September 2021