• Dutch Investment Counsellor (2018-7566)

    Location UK-LND-London
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  • Overview

    Are you interested in working for a dynamic Global Investment Firm and looking to take the next step in your career in Finance? Want to become an expert in and build a career advising clients on financial markets and investments? Want to focus on forging strong client relationships and providing exceptional client service?


    Fisher Investments Europe is the European subsidiary of Fisher Investments, a privately-held investment management firm based in the United States that provides professional discretionary portfolio management services for high net worth private clients and some of the world's preeminent institutions with over € 90 billion AUM. Our organisation has grown significantly over the past decade and we are searching for talented and motivated candidates with finance backgrounds to join our team as Investment Counsellors to help us better the financial industry in The Netherlands as we continue our expansion in Europe.


    The Investment Counsellor (IC) role is focused on building long standing relationships with our clients, ensuring they receive the highest level of service at all times. ICs manage high-net-worth relationships in The Netherlands from our European headquarters in London by serving as their primary point of contact and typically are responsible for maintain a relationship with a group of clients with approximately €100-150 million in assets. The ability to communicate clearly, listen, understand client needs and educate the client on the reasoning behind the portfolio changes is crucial to maintaining long-lasting relationships. Candidates need to demonstrate they have the ability to build trust with our clients, which is done on a foundation of financial, social and organisational skills. To summarise, ICs have the following responsibilities and qualifications;


    The Day-to-Day:

    • Building long standing relationships with our clients, ensuring they receive the highest level of service at all times;
    • Maintain relationships for a group of clients with approximately €100-150 million in assets;
    • Act as the conduit between the client, research, trading and various other departments;
    • Proactively communicate portfolio updates and educate clients on financial markets, our current market strategy and investment philosophy;
    • Gain advanced finance and capital markets education through our training and mentoring program.


    • Proven track record of 3 to 5 years exposure to private clients within the banking /wealth management industry;
    • Bachelor or Master Degree strongly preferred;
    • CFA or working towards CFA preferred;
    • IMC or CISI level 4 preferred;
    • A sound knowledge of financial concepts, markets, current events and the market you will be servicing your clients in;
    • Native Dutch and native or fluent English language skills. Proficiency in other European languages is beneficial but not required;
    • The ability to listen and empathize with clients, in good times and bad;
    • The ability to communicate and educate;
    • Personable and positive personality with a strong professional work ethic;
    • Efficient time management and organizational skills.

    History of Fisher Investments and Fisher Investments Europe

    FIE Dutch Fisher Timeline


    Why Fisher Investments Europe:

    Fisher Investments Europe offers portfolio management tailored to clients’ long-term goals. Client assets are held at recognised European custodians and managed by Fisher Investments in the United States. Fisher Investments and Fisher Investments Europe use a simple and transparent fee structure that aligns our interests with our clients’ priorities. The Fisher organisation has a long history of managing global investments and helping people reach their long-term goals and objectives.


    To help our employees meet their long-term goals, we offer an array of benefits, including:

    • 100% coverage of the supplemental medical and dental premiums for you and your qualified dependents*
    • 28 days annual leave, increasing to 30 after 5 years of service, with ability to purchase up to 3 additional days
    • Annual Health Screening for you and your qualified dependents*
    • 6% company pension contribution with an additional company match up to 5%
    • Two pension contributions methods to choose from
    • Monthly gym subsidy
    • Interest-free season ticket loan available for purchase upon six months of employment**
    • Cyclescheme programme
    • Voluntary travel insurance (winter and non winter sports option)
    • A supportive, collaborative working environment
    • Employee appreciation events 
    • Ongoing training and educational support

    The global Fisher organisation distinguishes itself by putting clients first, providing world-class service, and taking a personalised approach. Join a team that’s bringing new approaches to wealth management daily!


    The information on your CV, your application, and any other information you submit to us will be used by Fisher Investments Europe Limited (trading as Fisher Investments UK) for the purpose of considering you for employment and processing your application in accordance with our privacy policy at https://www.fisherinvestments.com/en-gb/privacy#careers.



    *Employees responsible for taxes

    **Available only to regular full-time employees with at least a 12-month contract