Job role: Wellington Management's Business Associate (BA) Program is an exciting pathway into the firm for individuals who have recently graduated from an undergraduate Bachelor’s degree, and who are interested in the variety of career opportunities available in the investment management industry. This three-year, London based program will help you gain insight into our industry, firm and culture, as well as knowledge of the many different business divisions that support our investment functions.
After joining, the successful applicant will take part in a structured development program, which will include external professional development and internal opportunities to gain skills and knowledge of our clients, industry, firm, and culture while developing a strong internal network that will set you up for success in the firm. By investing in your personal growth, you will help us continue to exceed our client’s expectations.
The Human Resources Division is responsible for overseeing and providing a broad range of HR services and programs to the firm globally, including talent acquisition, learning and development, employee relations, compensation and benefits, talent analytics and diversity and inclusion. The Business Associate will work within our HR Generalist function and be exposed to a variety of work, business functions and functional areas within Human Resources.
The Human Resources Generalist group provides support to business leaders and their management teams to develop and implement the people strategy and plan that will drive successful business outcomes. This opportunity will provide the BA with experience, knowledge and practical skills in a progressive and dynamic business environment intended to develop and prepare HR professionals to be future HR leaders.
The role will be primarily aligned to support two HR Relationship Managers (HRRMs) in London. There may be opportunities for formal HR learning and/or to shadow/rotate in other areas of the EMEA HR team including recruitment, talent management & development, and compensation & benefits, with the aim of strengthening the knowledge required to be a successful HR Generalist.
Company Description: Tracing Wellington Management's history to 1928, Wellington is one of the world’s largest independent investment management firms. Managing over US$1.1 trillion of client assets they serve as a trusted investment adviser to a diverse client base of more than 2,200 institutions, insurers, global wealth managers and mutual fund sponsors in over 60 countries. Their comprehensive investment capabilities are built on the strength of rigorous, proprietary research and span nearly all segments of the global capital markets, including equity, fixed income, multi-asset and alternative strategies. As a private partnership whose sole business is investment management, our long-term views and interests are aligned with those of their clients. They are committed to attracting a talented and diverse workforce, and to foster an open, collaborative culture of inclusivity because they believe multiple perspectives lead to more informed investment and business decisions. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, they welcome people with diverse life experiences, fresh ideas, and specialized subject-matter expertise.
Looking for: Graduates
How to apply: Please apply here.
Close date: 23 October 2020
Start date: ASAP