CAIA's Career Center is an easy-to-use, comprehensive resource connecting job seekers with employers in the growing AI field. Use your knowledge and credibility to advance your career or build a talented team for your organization. Opportunities targeted to CAIA Charterholders are prioritized.
In order to search for jobs specifically for CAIA Charterholders or those pursuing the CAIA Charter please enter “CAIA” in the search panel.
This will enable you to search for CAIA specific roles globally.
At Direct Line Group, we're shaping the future. With a mission to make insurance easier and better value for our customers, we embrace change in all its richness and variety. It's not just what we do; it's how we do it. We bring our whole selves to work every day and embrace fresh thinking - after all, Britain is constantly changing and to protect the nation, we adapt with it.
Across our diverse brands - including Direct Line, Churchill, Privilege and Green Flag - change takes many forms. We appreciate the knowledge and skills that each one of us brings to the business. It's hard not to be inspired by the things that make us unique. Boldness, curiosity and enthusiasm go a long way. And they're helping us transform the industry we lead.
What being an Investment and Treasury Manager involves:
Support the portfolio managers of the in-house investment portfolios which include Gilts and corporate credit.
Understand the performance delivered by the internal and external portfolios, contribute to actions based on performance attribution analysis, and provide constructive push back to external managers as appropriate.
Monitor broader market developments, providing succinct, insightful management summaries of key themes, developments and implications for the Direct Line investment portfolio, including the preparation of a weekly market review and input to the monthly management information reports.
Monitor daily portfolio compliance and prepare the required reports on the adherence to agreed risk limits.
Assist the Treasury Manager in managing the cash investment portfolio, implement and monitor FX forwards and advise relevant business units on FX hedging strategy and outlook for currencies concerned.
Skills and Qualities you'll need:
Minimum of 2:1 degree (or equivalent) in a numerate subject preferable
An investment qualification (e.g. CFA) or progress towards achieving one will be an advantage
Experience in an investment or treasury related role
Good knowledge of capital markets and concepts, particularly fixed-income markets; broader experience/exposure to other asset classes would be useful
Strong analytical and data manipulation & interpretation skills including excellent spreadsheet skills
Excellent communication and presentation skills, specifically the ability to formulate and communicate coherent arguments clearly and succinctly.
Desire to take the initiative and ask questions
Career Benefits and Rewards
Rewarding you is really important to us, as well as offering a competitive salary and generous holiday entitlement; you can take advantage of a wide range of benefits. The best part is you can pick and choose the benefits to suit your own lifestyle, but also pass on some of the savings to family and friends. Here are just a few we have on offer:
A competitive salary, benchmarked against our competitors, which will grow as you do.
Pension 9% of your base salary, you can choose to contribute less or more than this, and anything you don't wish to put in to your pension you can take as cash instead!
Private medical insurance (anyone can choose this through our flexible benefits scheme, and managers receive this as standard)
Attractive holiday entitlement
50% off our Home, Motor and Pet insurance
Free Travel insurance
Free Green Flag breakdown cover
Flexible rewards including Life insurance, income protection, critical illness insurance, personal accident insurance
Retail card, with discounts at big name retailers
My Discounts - a discounts website for all our employees, with great discounts, cash back savings and offers across hundreds of brilliant high street brands, travel, tickets, gym memberships and much more.
Who we are
Direct Line Group is an organisation with a clear mission: to make insurance much easier and better value for customers. We are one of the leading motor, home and small business insurers in the UK. We are home to some of the nation's best-known brands, including Direct Line, Churchill, Privilege, Green Flag and NIG.