Proxy Solicitation

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 50000 - £ 60000 / Year
  • Category
    Banking & Financial Services - Corporate Finance/M&A
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Banking and Financial Services
  • External Reference

Monday to Friday 09:00 to 17:30

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Project manage clients' corporate governance research and shareholder communication campaigns in relation to AGM's, EGM's, M&A and other corporate action type events.

  • Manage, alongside the Managing Director, the day-to-day operations of the corporate governance and shareholder communication services to clients.

  • Write bespoke research reports for clients which will require research and analysis of shareholder meeting agenda items.

  • Undertake engagement to institutional shareholders to discuss AGM/EGMs to solicit intentions on meeting agenda or transactional sentiment.

  • Contact clients' institutions (including banks, brokers, custodians, plus clearing houses, research bodies) and retail shareholders during campaigns.

  • Provide regular progress update to clients on their campaigns.

  • Undertake vote reconciliation analysis.

  • Develop an understanding of proxy voting mechanics and corporate governance standards across multiple regions.

  • Train and manage the development of junior members of the team.

  • Maintain several databases containing contact information and proprietary data.

  • Coordinate with the Managing Director to facilitate engagement between clients and their shareholders.

  • Maintain a close working relationship with the Sales team and aid on proposal writing, conference calls to prospective clients and consultative research.

  • Research and share amongst team members the latest corporate governance trends and intelligence on the client base.

  • Assist in developing new products and services with the CEO, Managing Director and Sales team.

  • Survey institutional shareholders to collect research data to write an annual report which discusses trends in ESG and proxy voting.

  • Assist the managing director in administrative duties where required.

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Please apply with your CV to: Jade Trembath