Graduate Investment Analyst Programme
Are you ready to kickstart your career in the world of asset and wealth management consulting? Alpha Financial Markets Consulting (Alpha FMC) invites motivated graduates like you to be a part of our esteemed 2024/25 Graduate Analyst Programme. Seize the opportunity to work with industry leaders, acquire hands-on experience, and propel your career to new heights.
- Location: London, England, United Kingdom
- Contract Type: Graduate Job
- Company: Alpha FMC
- Department: Consulting
- Salary: £40,000 + Profit Share
- Application Deadline: August 18, 2023
About Alpha FMC
Alpha FMC is a global consultancy that empowers asset and wealth managers with unparalleled expertise and industry insights. We're dedicated to providing our clients with a competitive edge, and we've earned our reputation as leaders in the industry. With over 990 full-time consultants worldwide, we're committed to delivering excellence and fostering a vibrant work culture.
Your Journey with Us
- Programme Start Dates: April 2024, September 2024, April 2025
- Comprehensive Training: Develop essential consulting skills through our 'Alpha Analyst Training Programme.'
- Immediate Impact: Work directly with management teams of top asset managers globally.
- Diverse Experience: Engage in projects across practice areas, building financial models, and attending client meetings.
- Professional Growth: Complete the Investment Management Certification (IMC) and Prince II Agile Qualification.
- Supportive Culture: Experience a lively and social work environment, including company-paid trips and peer-group activities.
New Analysts starting at Alpha FMC are provided with a developmental three-week ‘Alpha Analyst Training Programme’ designed to provide you with key consulting skills and allowing you to meet your colleagues. All new Analysts will be provided with a combination of tool-specific training (e.g. Excel charting/PowerPoint design), soft skill training (time management, influence without authority, presentation skills), and training in Consulting activities (preparing a cost model, producing deliverables, managing stakeholders).
During the programme, Analysts will receive training to support you to complete the Investment Management Certification (IMC) and Prince II Agile Qualification, which provides a high-level overview of the asset management industry.
Following the Alpha Analyst Training Programme, you will start supporting our clients on projects across a range of practice areas. You immediately become a key member of the Alpha team and will either be working on-site at the client’s office, or in the Alpha office with a small to medium-sized team.
Our projects vary in length from a few weeks to around 18 months.
Your day-to-day activities cover attending client meetings, documenting requirements, preparing client proposal PowerPoint presentations, building financial models, and engaging in creative problem solving with Alpha colleagues. As your performance and experience develop, you will be given the opportunity to take on additional responsibilities in a truly meritocratic environment. Our Analyst position will allow you to join a dynamic team that encourages you to develop your skillset and rapidly develop your professional career with excellent experience.
Who We're Seeking
- Predicted or achieved a 2:1 or above from university
- Have a genuine interest in consulting and the asset & wealth management industry
- Be highly ambitious, proactive and entrepreneurial with a ‘can do’ attitude
- Have strong problem-solving skills with an analytical mindset
- Have completed an internship in a relevant sector (e.g. professional, legal, IT, or financial services)
- Willingness to be part of a team which enjoys working hard and socialising together
- An interest in assisting with one or more areas of business management
- Apply Online: Submit your application and CV.
- Assessment and Interview: Engage in blended assessment and video interview.
- Assessment Centre: Participate in a half-day assessment centre.
- Final Round: Conclude with a final round interview.
- Fast Decision: Receive a response within 7 working days of the final round interview.
Don't Miss Out! Application review is on a first-come, first-served basis. Apply early to secure your spot. We're excited to welcome you to the Alpha FMC family and guide you towards an exceptional career.
Apply now and embark on a journey of growth, learning, and achievement with Alpha FMC!