Investment Operations Administrator

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Investment operations administrators provide a wide range of support services to members of the investment teams in investment and pensions companies, and their customers. They set up and maintain investors accounts and records, deal with any queries, prepare portfolio reports and investment market information.

They may be called fund or portfolio administrators.

The Work

You could be:


The figures below are only a guide. Actual pay rates may vary, depending on:

The starting salary in investment operations is usually around £20,000 to £25,000 a year. A senior investment operations administrator can earn about £26,000 to £38,000 a year, and above.

As with other jobs in the financial sector there may be bonuses such as such as a pension scheme, private medical insurance, cheap mortgage facilities, free shares and performance-related incentives.


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What Does it Take?

You need to have:

You need to be able to:


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The following organisations may be able to provide further information.

Scottish Investment Operations (SIO)
Tel: 0131 247 7700
Twitter: @ScotInvOps

SIO is a professional body working on behalf of Scotland's investment industry. They have a slideshow on their website explaining more about the investment industry.

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