Japanese Speaking Equity Sales Assistant

Job title: Japanese Speaking Equity Sales Assistant
Contract type: Contract
Location: London
Salary: dependent on experience
Start date: 02 Jul 2020
Job Reference: 11059
Contact details: Masue Kikuchi
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Job published: 12 days ago

 Junior Equity Sales Assistant (12 months fixed term contract)


Depending on experience


Job profile

This will be a great opportunity for a bi-lingual finance graduate cadidate to be a part of fast pacing marketing team to promote Japanese/APAC equity products.


Main responsibilities

·       Content Writing: Introducing in English about economy, politics, financial market of Japan and our Japanese equity products;

·       Underlying in-house marketing materials available in Japanese for Japanese domestic client use. The candidate may be required to modify the content for audience in UK & EU client.  This may require additional information from other sources such as public database, news, and journals; 

·       Sales team will decide contents and the candidate will be asked to translate Japanese materials into English.  Materials are used by sales and client services;

·       All contents will be edited by Client Services and checked by Compliance Dept before distribution. 

·       Assisting gathering and conducting Market Research.

·       Updating Spreadsheets and reports with statistical, financial and non-financial information.

·       Assist with distributing marketing materials.

·       Support the team in daily administrative tasks.


Who we are looking for

·       Minimum Undergraduate degree with at least 6 courses taken in the area of finance and economics; knowledge of financial terms in both Japanese and English is essential

·       Proficiency: English (Fluent) Japanese Reading (Business Level), Excel, Power Point, Word.

·       CFA holders or level candidates are welcomed



The City, London


Starting date



Work Hours

Monday – Friday, 9am – 17:00



Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK with no restrictions