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Marsh & McLennan - Group Manager - Investment Consulting (10-14 yrs)

Gurgaon/Gurugram/Mumbai Job Code: 1093500

Investment Consulting - Group Manager


Mercer is pleased to announce openings for the positions of Group Manager. Applications are invited from eligible applicants.


What can you expect :

- As part of Mercer's Wealth business, you are responsible for managing team supporting clients team in delivering Investment consulting services to plan sponsors across organizations

- Part of the mid-level leadership team and involve in designing and delivering strategic and operational priorities

- Work closely with senior stakeholders onshore in identifying opportunities for transition and successfully manage projects

- Work closely with offshore team, provide them guidance on complex investment concepts and lead them strategically to delivery high quality service delivery

- Involve in review of complex projects, clients presentation decks and performance evaluation reports of pension plan portfolios

- Review performance report for DB, DC, DS and NFP plans which includes structured discussion on performance results of fund managers and make recommendation on hold/liquidate investment managers

- Review asset allocation and portfolio construction as per client goals and risk appetite

- Review fund managers screening and search reports

- Project management, work allocation, real-time capacity management, peer review, process training and development of team members

- Lead and manage end-to-end operations and ensure the seamless delivery of reports/projects

- Liaison with stakeholders to build relationship for service delivery management

- Prepare and manage KPIs and handle escalations

- Focus on new capability development and branding imperatives

- Lead efforts for people engagement, knowledge development initiatives for the team, and ensure adherence to compliance policy and organizational imperatives

- Driving Process Improvement Initiatives and delivering results in line with Business Priorities

Note: Applicants should be flexible working in shifts

We will count on you for :

- Strong understanding in Wealth Management, Investment Management industry and asset classes (equity, fixed income and alternatives)

- Exposure to Investment Consulting services to mid-to-large organization involve in managing investments portfolios

- Advanced knowledge of portfolio construction, restructuring and performance evaluation, primarily for Institutional clients

- Well-versed with macro and micro economic trends and how they affects the Investments industry.

- Strong logical and analytical skills with attention to details

- Strong working knowledge of MS Office, third party tools - Bloomberg, Morning Star, Lipper, etc.

- Excellent written and verbal communication

- Exceptional interpersonal, organizational, business communication, and time management skills

- Demonstrated success working with out-of-country professionals

- Ability to multitask, manage multiple priorities and work in a rapidly changing and dynamic environment, ensuring standards and deadlines are met and keeping others informed and up-to-date

- Ability to understand the link between data, client needs and its application to the "bigger picture"

- Excellent client management skills

- Leadership Skills with ability to manage diverse teams

- Positive attitude & ability to adapt ever-changing environment

- Good knowledge/experience in project management

- Proficiency in programming languages like VBA, Python, SQL

What you need to have :

- Ability to work in a dynamic environment that requires critical thinking and strong analytical skills

- Proven record of managing large team

- Hands on experience in managing the transition

- Ability to work as part of a team and build strong working relationships with peers

- Substantial experience of Investment Research , depth and breadth of knowledge in processes especially in the areas of Performance Reporting

- Preparing Investment Performance reports covering Asset Allocation, holdings and Portfolio Performance

- Exposure to Global Capital Markets and working knowledge of various Asset Classes and Investment Strategies

- Good command on MS Office applications (MS-Excel, MS-Word, PowerPoint)

- Problem solving skills and attention to detail

- Ability to multitask, manage multiple priorities and work in a rapidly changing and dynamic environment, ensuring standards and deadlines are met and keeping others informed and up-to-date

- Strong verbal and written communication and analytical skills

- High attention to detail

- Good relationship skills, Proven ability to work on own initiative as well as in a team

- Ability to multi-task and prioritize time effectively

Eligibility :

Experience & Education :

- Master's Degree in finance ( in addition to accounting, economics or mathematics) or Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA charterholder)

- Minimum 10 years of experience in the investment industry

This job opening was posted long time back. It may not be active. Nor was it removed by the recruiter. Please use your discretion.

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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