Lavora con noi

Il Gruppo Azimut rappresenta la più grande realtà finanziaria indipendente nel mercato italiano. Da sempre si pone l'obiettivo di attrarre le migliori risorse e valorizzare al massimo le competenze specifiche, per continuare a offrire soluzioni innovative nel settore del risparmio gestito.

VALORI

Internazionalità, indipendenza, innovazione: sono questi i valori che da sempre caratterizzano Azimut nell'affrontare con successo mercati finanziari sfidanti e altamente competitivi.

OPPORTUNITÀ

Entrare a far parte del Gruppo Azimut permette di costruire una solida carriera in una realtà di riconosciuto successo, con l'opportunità di operare attivamente nei maggiori mercati finanziari.

AMBIENTE LAVORATIVO

Azimut offre un ambiente lavorativo fortemente meritocratico, attento alle potenzialità e ai bisogni degli individui, in un contesto internazionale e improntato a processi di formazione continua.

Risk Management – Internship

Sede lavorativa: AZ Fund Management SA - Luxembourg

We are looking for an intern for our risk management function.
 
As a Risk Management intern, you will:
 

  • Be part of one or more of the dedicated project teams to provide support in (among others):
  • Improving existing liquidity risk monitoring methodologies and tools, with special focus on target funds’ liquidity and stress testing according to the new ESMA guidelines;
  • Enhancing the internal credit assessment approach, with special focus on the integration of estimated default probabilities;
  • Testing investment restriction rules implemented in Bloomberg CMGR;
  • Performing a full eligibility review of target funds;
  • Creating an Investment Compliance database that will cover laws/CSSF circulars by asset type.
  • Assist with the implementation of risk management policies and procedures;
  • Assist with the production of different risk reports (internal or regulatory risk reporting);
  • Support the Company in the enhancement of its Management Information System.

 
Your profile
 

  • You are close to get a master's degree in Finance, Economics, Statistics, Mathematics or a related field, and you are looking for an end-of-studies internship;
  • You are proficient in English;
  • You have strong analytical skills;
  • You are a team player.

 
Your technical skills
 

  • Excellent computer skills (MS Office);
  • A good knowledge in programming languages such as VBA, SQL, Python, MATLAB and/or R;
  • A good knowledge of financial instruments and/or risk management would be advantageous.

Please send a covering letter and CV to: careers@azfund.com

 

Financial Accountant

Sede lavorativa: Dublin - Ireland

We are looking for a Financial Accountant for AZ Life dac, our Dublin-based Life Insurance company.

This is a permanent, full time position based in Dublin.

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an accountant with previous experience (2-4 years), preferably in the Insurance sector. The successful candidate will report directly to the Chief Financial Officer and manage many operational aspects of the finance department.

This is a broad role that will provide exposure to all aspects of managing a modern Finance department and will offer growing autonomy and flexibility, depending on the professional’s ability to manage the workload and the deliverables.

This role will provide the successful candidate with the opportunity for personal and professional growth and long-term career progression.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Month end accounts preparation, including management of accounts payable, reconciliations, banks, accruals, etc.;
  • Maintenance of a high standard of formalization of work performed and controls in place;
  • Management of multiple bank accounts and financial transactions;
  • Preparation of tax calculations and returns;
  • Preparation of management accounts and analysis of margins and results;
  • Assistance with Financial Planning and analysis, including budgeting, forecasting, analysis of actual vs expected results and of key performance indicators;
  • Solvency II reporting;
  • Preparation of Board reports and presentations;
  • Active involvement in continuous improvement of process efficiency and control environment effectiveness;
  • Effective liaison with key outsourcers providing critical source data;
  • Ah hoc analyses and project work.

Competencies and skills:

  • Accounting experience (2-4 years), professional qualification preferable;
  • Knowledge and experience in application of accounting principles (IFRS);
  • Experience preparing month end accounts, including detailed reconciliations;
  • Strong Excel skills and ability to quickly manage, manipulate and extract information from large volumes of data;
  • Good working knowledge of accounting systems, knowledge of SAP beneficial;
  • Insurance accounting experience preferred;
  • Audit experience in big four or similar beneficial;
  • Fluent English essential, Italian useful;
  • Good organisational and time management skills;
  • Strong attention to detail and effective implementation of control mechanisms to self-check.
 

Please send a covering letter and CV to: careers@azlife.ie

 

Analyst

Sede lavorativa: AZ Fund Management SA - Luxembourg

With assets under management of about Eur 30 billion, AZ Fund Management S.A. is the largest asset management company of the Azimut Group, a global asset management company fully independent from any banking, insurance or industrial group, with offices in more than 15 Countries worldwide and assets under management in excess of Eur 60 billion.

We are looking for two buy-side equity analysts (one specialized in energy and materials, the other in healthcare) with at least 3 years relevant experience. The positions are based in Luxembourg. The ideal candidate will be fluent in English, whilst a good knowledge of other languages such as Italian would be highly appreciated.

You will join a dynamic working environment where collaboration and initiative are highly valued. In your role you will be interacting with the other equity analysts, providing reports and recommendations to the portfolio managers. Typical tasks may include:

  • Analyzing company accounts, profit and loss and cash flow reports
  • Participating to the investment committees with the portfolio manager and other analysts
  • Writing financial research summaries
  • Regularly meeting with company managers, stock market traders and stockbrokers
  • Making informed recommendations using models like EVA, DCF
  • Maintaining and updating a database of all companies under coverage with conclusions and recommendations
  • Supporting portfolio managers by responding to requests for information and analysis on current fund investments
  • Performing quantitative and qualitative evaluation of investment opportunities

Key skills required:

  • Strong work ethic and self-motivation
  • Accuracy and research skills
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure
  • Team-working capabilities
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal)
  • Ability to manage priorities
  • Proficiency in Bloomberg, Factset
  • Basic knowledge of VBA, SQL programming systems would be appreciated

Trader

Sede lavorativa: AZ Fund Management SA - Luxembourg

With assets under management of about 30 billion EUR, AZ Fund Management S.A. is the largest asset management company of the Azimut Group, a global asset management company fully independent from any banking, insurance or industrial group, with offices in more than 15 Countries worldwide and asset under management in excess of 60 billion EUR.

We are looking for a trader with at least three years’ experience to join our team in Luxembourg. The candidate must be fluent in English whilst a good knowledge of other languages such as Italian would also be advantageous.

The role will include the following:

  • Execute trades within parameters as determined by relevant Portfolio Manager. The incumbent is responsible for achieving best price within set parameters.
  • The Trader will be responsible for executing Derivative, Fixed Income, FX and Equity, managing timely pre-allocation and execution orders
  • Ensure that all trades, proxies, cash and corporate action events are dealt with properly
  • Providing day to day assistance to Portfolio Managers through position keeping and cash forecast.
  • Maintain and enhance existing firm relationships and develop new relationships where appropriate with sell-side trading desks to extract best liquidity and trade execution.
  • Ensure that all fund holdings, cash and performance information is reconciled on a timely basis;
  • Liaising with fund accounting, trade matching and custodian banks, ensuring quick and smooth resolution of eventual settlement issues, in full respect of preset deadlines.
  • Working closely with the Risk Management team to investigate and prevent compliance breaches.
  • Accurately revising and affirming derivatives confirmations, as per EMIR regulations.
  • Actively participating in periodical analysis of the daily workflow with IT and Operations teams, in order to find eventual flaws and suggest improvements.
  • Filling and revising ISDA documents, operation support