Redington - Graduate Programme

Salary: Competitive
Location: London
Start date: Sep-2017
Sectors: Consultancy, Finance

Redington is an award winning independent Investment Consultancy who designs, develops and delivers investment and risk management strategies mainly to pension funds. It helps clients define and reach their goals. We focus on understanding clients' needs and provide bespoke, outcome-orientated advice supported by market leading analytics.

Redington is celebrating 10 years in business, and has grown to a team of 80 professionals. The team has over 300 years of investment consulting, actuarial, capital markets and asset management experience. We provide advice to 60+ clients, 10 of the top 30 pension funds in the UK and have over £380bn in assets under consulting.

We have a highly engaged workforce and our employees tells us it's a positive place to work with opportunities for responsibility, development and fun!

We are looking to recruit graduates into our Investment Consulting and Asset Liability Management teams.

Investment Consulting (The consulting team is the client facing side of Redington, delivering investment advice efficiently and appropriately, taking clients through the '7 Steps to full funding'. The team provide a disciplined and clear framework for clients in order to empower and give confidence in reaching their goals. IC advise on all asset classes and risk management strategies.)

Asset Liability Management (The ALM team models investment strategies designed to minimise risk whilst fulfilling clients' goals. Beginning with the client's end goal in mind, they map out strategies that take into account the client's objectives and constraints.)

Our programme challenges you right from day one. It all starts with an intensive induction process to get you up to speed with who we are, the terminology we use, the solutions we provide and the systems and tools that we use. You will also have a buddy who will help you settle in.

You will then work alongside experienced senior professionals on tasks, projects and research to contribute to client solutions.

Practical on the job learning is supported with the opportunity to partake in knowledge sharing sessions, industry seminars and workshops, as well as studying for professional qualifications. You will also get exposure to the other client areas of our business in order to broaden your skill set.

Skills Required:

You will need to have or be on course for a 2:1 in a Science, Technical, Engineering or Maths discipline for ALM. For IC we will consider applicants from any discipline, however you will need to comfortable working with numbers. For ALM, you will also need a Maths 'A' level (or equivalent) and applicants with MSc's or with actuarial degrees are encouraged.

During the initial stage, you will also need to demonstrate evidence of achievement, commitment to learning, good written communication skills and a keen interest in investments.

Proven ability is rewarded with rapid career and salary progression.