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FX Portfolio Manager

£40,000 - £60,000 (OTE £60,000 - £100,000)

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Jack Harry

I work as a Recruitment Consultant on the Corporate desk, focusing primarily on graduate jobs within the Banking & Finance sector. This often includes roles in Broking, Trading and Accounting.

My area of expertise

I sit on the Corporate desk, working mainly on Banking & Finance graduate jobs. Because of the diversity of roles and sectors we work on at Give A Grad A Go, though, I've also had the chance to dabble in FinTech and slightly more creative graduate jobs - which I also really enjoy.

Why I chose to work at Give A Grad A Go

I’d applied for a few roles through Give A Grad A Go, but wasn’t exactly sure what I wanted to do. I came in to visit the team to discuss what kinds of graduate jobs my skills would be best suited to, and I really liked the atmosphere in the office. Although I’d never really considered a career in graduate recruitment before, when I spoke to the team about the possibility of a job here I thought that it sounded like something I’d be good at – and here I am!

The worst job I've had

I held a job doing door-to-door sales for a number of different charities. Hopefully I learnt something from the late evenings cold calling in the rain!

If you’re looking for FX graduate jobs in London and you want to join a world-leading foreign exchange specialist and earn OTE of up to 100k in your first year, this FX Portfolio Manager job could be ideal for you! This incredibly successful business have previously been voted the ‘Best Company to Work For’ – and as they continue to experience huge success, they are looking for an FX Portfolio Manager to join their burgeoning business.

Company profile

In this FX Portfolio Manager graduate job, you will be joining a company who are renowned specialists in foreign exchange. Listed on the London Stock Exchange, they combine years of financial expertise with innovative technology, assisting businesses with brokering transactions as well as developing and maintaining currency management strategies. With a hugely successful 2017 that resulted in an over-subscribed IPO, plus a client portfolio that is bursting with household-name companies like ASOS and Holland & Barrett, this is an excellent time to join a business in the midst of huge success.

Job description

In this FX Portfolio Manager graduate job, you will be responsible for delivering top-notch client relationship management. You will be researching and generating new business, as well as thinking up and implementing client strategies. Although previous experience within the FX industry is not a pre-requisite, you’ll need to have the drive and the desire to succeed within the financial world.

Key responsibilities

In this FX Portfolio Manager graduate job, your tasks will involve:

  • Delivering first class client relationship management throughout the sales process and all trades
  • Researching and generating profitable new business
  • Applying solid financial and business acumen to better comprehend client strategies
  • Focusing on goals and results whilst striving to surpass targets
  • Playing an active role in the company and adding to the strategic expansion of the business

So, what are we looking for?

  • The ability to work with senior level professionals and develop long-lasting relationships with them
  • A proven knowledge of the financial markets or the willingness to learn (if you have limited prior knowledge)
  • Experience in a client facing environment and excellent communication skills
  • Patience and determination to develop new business ties with large corporate clients
  • Strong ambition to have a successful career in the financial industry
  • Previous work experience in a B2B sales role

What else is on offer?

  • A basic salary between 40,000 and 80,000 (dependent on experience)
  • A minimum OTE of 60,000-100,000 in your first year (dependent on basic salary)
  • The commission earned paid in the same month
  • Unbelievable career prospects with performance-related promotions
  • Annual trips to Las Vegas and skiing
  • The chance to work with the best in the industry and learn from people who have a track record of delivering results year on year

Looking for FX graduate jobs in London and want to join a company with a great reputation in the FX market? If you’re an ambitious graduate with a confident and self-driven approach to work, apply for this FX Portfolio Manager job in London today!

 
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