The Fund Description Specialist will apply investment knowledge and primary source research to classify funds, and to write descriptive reports on Exchange-Traded Funds and Mutual Funds investment strategies.
This position will serve as a subject matter expert on fund classification for the FactSet Manila office. As the Fund Description Specialist advances, s / he will be expected to train junior team members.
FactSet’s ETF Analytics team is dedicated to making FactSet the global leader in institutional-level ETF Analysis. With a focus on quality and expertise in all facets of ETF exposures, costs, and risks, ETF Analytics serves as FactSet’s in-house ETF experts.
The ETF Analytics team is poised to be a center of innovation and growth within FactSet.
Classify ETFs using FactSet’s proprietary methodology
Compose overview of fund characteristics
Compose brief fund descriptions
Respond to client queries on classifications and overview text
Candidate must possess a Bachelor's / College Degree in Finance, Business-related equivalents OR Degree in Communication, Journalism equivalents
Strong written English language communication skills
Attention to detail and diligence to task
Ability to collaborate and to reach out for clarification and feedback from supervisors
Willingness to work with remote managers
Willingess to undergo training for 3-5 months in a GY Shift (10 : 00pm-6 : 00am)
Working schedule after the training is Midshift
Include a formal cover letter along with your resume / CV narrating your interest and qualifications for the role
Desired Skills :
CFA or progress towards CFA is strongly preferred
Experience in and understanding one or more of the following : ETFs, Mutual Funds