Legal & General Investment Management
Legal & General Investment Management is one of Europe’s largest asset managers and a major global investor, with total assets of GBP 853 / EUR 1,027 / CHF 1,111 billion*. We work with a wide range of global clients, including pension schemes, sovereign wealth funds, fund distributors and retail investors. Throughout the past 40 years we have built our business through understanding what matters most to our clients and transforming this insight into valuable, accessible investment products and solutions. We provide investment expertise across the full spectrum of asset classes including fixed income, equities, commercial property and cash. Our capabilities range from index-tracking and active strategies to liquidity management and liability-based risk management solutions.
*as at 30 June 2016, including derivative positions and advisory assets. These figures include assets managed by LGIMA, an SEC Registered Investment Advisor.
WHY JOIN US?
Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) is an award-winning company: we are committed to delivering the right products and solutions to our clients and we believe the key to our success is our people. At LGIM we create an environment where our people can perform at their best and are recognised for the difference they make to our clients and their colleagues.
In addition to our meritocratic and supportive environment, we are never slow to recognise achievement. We pride ourselves in supporting the learning and development of our staff, and as such, we actively endorse and provide support with identifying development opportunities as well as endorsing community involvement. We want our staff to be the best they can be.
We know the value of a good work/life balance too, and we take career development at all levels very seriously.
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
What do you need to join us? Whilst good qualifications are desirable, we also value excellent written and oral communication skills, and the ability to work to tight deadlines. Good IT capabilities, numeracy and accuracy are essential. But beyond your academic and intellectual strengths, we will also be looking for enthusiasm, flexibility, ambition and a real drive to succeed.
THE OCEAN PARTNERSHIP
The Ocean Partnership is a recruitment and inclusion consultancy dedicated to the investments industry. Our main mission is to lead the recruitment of diverse talent and champion the adoption of more inclusive working cultures to help the industry innovate.
At Ocean we conduct business with a dedication to our company values & business principals. We pride ourselves on meeting and exceeding the expectations of our clients and our Code of Ethics sets out our ten point method of practice
WHY JOIN US?
Ocean hires the best talent and believes there are no barriers to reaching your potential in an inclusive working environment. Ocean promotes a collaborative working culture so employees feel empowered, authentic and engaged to perform.
Ocean works with some of the biggest global investment managers and banks in the world. As an organisation that encourages diversity, we, as a team outperform others in our niche. We use our own diversity as an advantage to identify talent pools of great candidates for every role we receive from our clients.
If you are talented and prepared to work hard, we will coach you to success. We have a flat and versatile management structure to enable creation of your own desk within your first year or two joining the team. We look for character, resilience, ambition, innovation, passion, integrity and drive in our pursuit of finding the best talent.
Our office is based in the heart of the City with lots of fantastic entrepreneurs and freelancers all of whom have a shared passion for hard work and innovation. The office space has a cool lounge for candidate and client coffee meetings, a secure bike lock up and shower facilities for those fitness fanatics.
We offer entry-level career opportunities, applications from graduates, non-graduates, returners, interns, apprentices looking to build a successful career. We encourage applicants of a diverse background to apply and connect with us.
WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?
Do you work in a restaurant, shop or bar? We are looking for people with good customer service skills, our clients are our business. If you have the drive to succeed, then apply to start your exciting and rewarding career at Ocean.