Job role: MJ Hudson's Graduate programme is a rotational 15-month programme. You will spend time in the following divisions; Investment Advisory, Fund Management Solutions, Regulatory Solutions, ESG & Responsible Investment Services and IR and Marketing Solutions. The scheme will enable you to work with front-line staff on client projects, gaining an understanding of the industry from a practitioner’s perspective.
IR & Marketing Solutions - MJ Hudson’s Investor Relations & Marketing team helps its clients identify and communicate what makes them relevant and what makes them special. Their work helps their clients raise money, improve market share and increase the value of their brands. They work primarily with fund managers, advisers and service providers operating in asset management, with a focus on alternative assets, including private equity, venture capital, hedge funds, real estate and credit. They also work with established corporates and newer businesses on capital raising exercises and thought leadership projects.
Fund Management Solutions - MJ Hudson's Fund Management Solutions (FMS) team works with fund managers and regulated advisers in financial services, delivering tailored advice and award-winning services that help them launch and grow their funds. From their offices across Europe’s major asset management centres in London, Guernsey and Luxembourg, MJ Hudson provides a complete European funds platform that includes Manager and Manco services, a full AIFM and fund administration, as well as FCA Appointed Representative services. In combination with their other service lines, the FMS team covers the alternative investment space from every angle, providing integrated legal, administration, regulatory and marketing services.
Investment Advisory -
MJ Hudson's experienced team of analysts and advisers provide their clients with specialist advice and analytical services, across a wide spectrum of assets. Initially established as Allenbridge, MJ Hudson’s Investment Advisory team now operates under MJ Hudson Allenbridge, providing a range of investment consultancy and independent advisory services. With a high-calibre advisory team that offers substantial senior experience across the investment and pension fund industry, we are well placed to provide proactive assistance on all investment and governance matters. Their clients benefit from the strength of their dedicated team, process philosophy and long-standing knowledge of the market and our commitment to delivering comprehensive and accessible research.
Regulatory Solutions - The core capabilities of the Regulatory Solutions team revolve around three core pillar of (a) understanding the practical day to day business operations of our clients, (b) understanding the detailed rules and regulations that pertain to those activities and (c) applying those two aspects to help our clients launch new products / services and ensure day to day compliance.
MJ Hudson Spring (ESG & Responsible Investment Services) - MJ Hudson Spring helps investors integrate ESG aspects throughout the investment processes. ESG stands for Environmental, Social and Governance, known in the financial industry as the three central factors in measuring the sustainability and ethical impact of companies. Investors recognise the growing importance of this topic, and therefore work with us to measure and improve the ESG performance of their investments. We work together with the companies they invest in, that operate in a wide range of geographies and industries, to assess what sustainability means for them, how they currently perform, and what they can do to become more sustainable and future proof over time.
Looking for: Graduate
How to apply: As part of your application, please answer these three questions below in 250 – 300 words each.
1. Why are you applying to MJ Hudson and why would you like to pursue a career in alternative investments with us?
2. Describe a story in the financial services sector which you read about recently and explain why this has been of interest to you.
3. What is your greatest achievement?
Send your answers along with your CV and cover letter to [email protected].
Successful applicants will be invited to take a numeracy test followed by a process of 2 video interviews and verbal reasoning test.
Close date: 4 December 2020
Start date: 18 January 2021