ЯFP (INTΞЯNΛTIONΛL BUSINΞSS DΞVΞLOPMΞNT) INTΞЯN – (12-MONTH PLΛCΞMΞNT)
UNITED KINGDOM GREATER LONDON | City LONDON | Category Sales and Distribution| Job Id 2300036A |AXA Investment Managers
At AXA IM our purpose, to act for human progress by investing for what matters, is central to every action we take as a business. As a responsible asset manager, we actively invest for the long-term to help our clients, our people and the world to prosper.
As a future RFP (International Business Development) Intern, you will report to the Content And RFP Manager, and you will be part of AXA IM Core – PSU and RFP.
The Core RFP team is based across Paris and London. Specifically in London, the team currently comprises two permanent RFP writers and three interns (undergraduates). The London team works closely with the Paris-based RFP team as well as various internal stakeholders across the wider business.
The RFP team is mandated to win new business through the submission of investment proposals (these includes pre-qualification questionnaires, corporate and product due diligences, RFIs, RFPs, pitches, standard RFPs, consultant database updates and on-demand consultant searches etc.) to institutional and wholesale clients around the world. The team covers all liquid asset classes and products offered by AXA IM, including fixed income, equity, abd multi-asset solutions.
DISCOVER your opportunity
Assistance from interns is essential in helping RFP managers to cope with RFP and consultant database activities and manage the deadlines across the team.
Interns’ involvement in the team ranges from basic information gathering, data sourcing, drafting and formatting, to participating in various business initiatives (such as daily sourcing of new business opportunities, database updates and feedback filing etc.). Through a rewarding work experience within an international environment, interns will gain a better understanding of capital markets, financial products and the asset management business as a whole. In addition, the internship will also help develop valuable skills in customised proposal and presentation preparation, competitive analysis and project management.
Your role and responsibilities will include
- Compile investment proposals and consultant information across the main asset classes
- Compile quantitative data (assets under management, staff, performance and risk analytics)
- Source information from all internal contributors worldwide including sales, product specialists, portfolio managers, risk managers and product management
- Assist in regular product and corporate updates in the proposal tool
SHARE your unique expertise
We welcome different combinations of skills & experiences.
Your experience, knowledge and skills
- Strong written and verbal communication skills – excellent English language skills required
- Undergraduate students with a major in Economics and/or Finance; would consider students studying Law and English language
- Good understanding of financial products an advantage
- Good time management and attention to details
- Team player and good interpersonal skills
- Proficiency and formatting skills in MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint and other publishing tools
We would love to know more about you. Let’s connect ! Send us your resume.
Would you like to wake up every day driven and inspired by our noble mission and to work together as one global team to empower people to live a better life? Here at AXA we strive to lead the transformation of our industry. We are looking for talented individuals who come from varied backgrounds, think differently and want to be part of this exciting transformation by challenging the status quo so we can push AXA – a leading global brand and one of the most innovative companies in our industry – onto even greater things. In a fast-evolving world and with a presence in 64 countries, our 166,000 employees and exclusive distributors anticipate change to offer services and solutions tailored to the current and future needs of our 103 million customers.
About the Entity
Thanks to our conviction-based approach, we select investments in equities, bonds, alternatives and multi-asset strategies that we believe hold the best opportunities on an international scale. We currently manage more than 887 billion euros in assets.
AXA IM is an equal opportunity employer and we encourage applicants with disabilities or other protected characteristics to apply. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations where necessary to qualified applicants and employees with disabilities during the recruitment process and in the performance of their essential job functions. Inclusion and Diversity | Careers | AXA IM Corporate
What We Offer
We are committed to providing you with an environment where you can:
Develop your potential: Join a company committed to the development of its employees through dynamic internal mobility and a wide range of personalized training courses. Personalize the way you work: Work for a company that is committed to guaranteeing flexibility and balance to its employees, offering you a wide range of benefits (profit-sharing, telecommuting, competitive benefits, etc.).
Thrive through the diversity of our community: Play a role in an inclusive company that actively recognizes and values individual differences in a diverse and inclusive work environment.
Move the world forward: Join a responsible employer who acts in favor of societal and environmental causes as an investor, insurer and company, in particular through the AXA Atout Cœur association. As part of our commitment to sustainability and environmental responsibility, we will celebrate your arrival by planting a tree.