Senior RFP Writer

Employer
William Blake Group
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
May 02, 2021
Closes
Jun 10, 2021
Ref
1367871390
Job Role
Other
Sector
Finance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Level of qualification
CIMA, Qualified

Responsibilities

  • Responding to RFPs, RFIs, DDQs, ad-hoc requests
  • Collaboratively working with the team and other colleagues within the global organisation
  • Developing a strong knowledge of key institutional products and mandates
  • Proactively organising workload to meet client and internal deadlines
  • Confidently liaising with the investment product teams and sales relationship teams to determine client requirements
  • Communicating with senior sales, client service and investment professionals to assess prospect and client needs, understand the firm's strategic advantages in the marketplace, and create proposals that express these advantages to maximum impact.
  • Tailoring the firm's standard responses, as needed, to ensure that competitive positioning points are communicated relevantly and effectively within each output.

Requirements

  • Must have 5 years + experience in the Investment Management industry writing RFPs
  • Thorough understanding of institutional and/or third party investment management business
  • In-depth knowledge of institutional investment products and services ideally across multiple distribution channels
  • Confident communication skills - the role requires regular and effective communication with our internal stakeholders
  • Strong writing skills
  • Strong organisational abilities - ability to co-ordinate responses across several departments, work to deadlines, prioritise competing tasks and work on own initiative