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Executive, Share Plan Advisory

Job Type
3 Nov 2021

Share Plan Advisory Executive

UK wide

Act as Subject Matter Expert as a Share Plan Advisory Executive with Link Groups Corporate Market Division.

Can you support our Senior Executives in providing expert day-to-day advice to our clients in connection with the full portfolio of on-boarding new clients and share plan events?

As a Share Plans Advisory Executive,you'll be helping to develop and maintain relationships with clients and their advisers and communicating the desires of clients to our operational teams, ensuring they understand our clients' challenges and goals. You'll use your experience and knowledge within Share Plans and implementation by supporting the expansion of new initiatives and services to meet future needs of Link Group and its clients. If you're looking for your next step within Share Plans then this could be a great opportunity for you.

What you'll be doing:

  • You'll be delivering Implementation projects that you are the named lead on or supporting on the delivery of projects that your direct reports are the named lead on.
  • Helping to develop and maintain strategic relationships.
  • Providing help and guidance to clients on products.
  • Project manage the delivery of key Share Plan Events.
  • Leading visits to clients to provide a one-to-one service.
  • Acting as a Subject Matter Expert in Share Plans by providing support to all members of the team.
  • Working with our Senior Executives and internal sponsors, maintaining programme plans in line with client needs and in line with Board expectations. Monitoring overall progress, resolving issues and initiating corrective action where appropriate.

What we're looking for:

  • Experience in Share Registration / Share Plans / Implementation is essential for this role.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with a strong customer service ethic.
  • Active listening, problem solving and complaints handling skills.
  • Good negotiation skills.
  • The ability to explain complex information in simpler terms.
  • Experience in the use of MSL, PRISM, share MASTER and OPTIONS manager is desirable.

About Link Group / Corporate Markets:

Link Group works in partnership internationally with almost 7,000 clients including asset managers and investors, business managers, asset owners, trustees, issuers and borrowers. We provide the infrastructure through which assets are secured or deployed in both regulated and unregulated markets.

We offer industry-leading shareholder services through Link Market Services to a wide range of corporates, issuers and business managers. We are the largest UK share registrar providing services to more than 1,300 companies large and small across the UK.

We administer share plans for over 200 clients and have worked on more than 50% of UK IPOs since 2005. Our unique place in the market, combined with our partnership and relationship management approach, enables us to play a vital role in connecting issuers with 5 million shareholders around the world.

What's in it for you?

  • A very competitive basic salary plus benefits.
  • 23 days' holiday (rising to 25) plus Bank Holidays, with the opportunity to buy extra leave.
  • Company matched pension, life assurance, a cycle2work scheme, fully paid maternity, adoption and shared parental leave, paternity pay of two weeks…and plenty more.
  • Voluntary benefits designed to suit your lifestyle - from discounts on retail and socialising, to health & wellbeing, travel and technology.
  • The possibility of working from home, flexible working or working part-time options.
  • You'll get the chance to follow your chosen career path anywhere in Link Group. You'll be joining a network of 7,000 experienced, innovative and dedicated individuals across multiple teams and countries. There are countless opportunities to learn new skills and develop in your career, and we'll provide the support your need to do just that.

What we hope you'll do next:

Choose 'Apply now' to fill out our short application, so that we can find out more about you.

We're an equal opportunity employer, which means we'll consider all suitably qualified applicants regardless of gender identity or expression, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, age, sexual orientation, disability status or any other protected characteristic. We recruit and develop our people based on merit and their passion and we're committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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  • Job Reference: 413664252-2
  • Date Posted: 3 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Link Group
    Link Group
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Banking & Financial Services
  • Job Type: Permanent