Career at Universal Investment

Work at the heart
of the fund industry

All about us

  •  Join the German leader in fund services
  •  Participate actively in our outstanding growth
  •  Contribute to the development of our corporate culture and unique business model
  •  Support and influence our change process to become Europe’s #1 fund service platform for all asset classes
  •  Form part of our professional team of experts and develop your own excellence

Why Universal Investment

  • We are an experienced German player.
  • We have a future-oriented business model.
  • We are a "speedboat" in the European fund industry with a lot of scope for development and room for design - and that internationally.
  • We are growing - employees in Frankfurt am Main, Hamburg, Luxembourg, Dublin, London, Paris and Krakow work together for success.
  • Our rapid growth offers new opportunities all the time.

Top 10 facts you should know about us
  1. Universal Investment is the largest independent investment company in the German-speaking world.
  2. We currently have over 1700 colleagues working for us.
  3. Innovation is our strength. We were and are one of the pioneers in the investment industry.
  4. We are the market leader in the areas of master KVG and private label funds.
  5. Our service areas are administration, insourcing and risk management.
  6. Our business model as a specialist provider is almost unique: administration and structuring of funds, securities and alternative investments as well as risk management.
  7. We work with around 400 asset managers and 30 custodians worldwide.
  8. You can find us in seven locations: Frankfurt am Main, Hamburg, Luxembourg, Dublin, London, Paris and Cracow.
  9. We currently manage fund assets of 976 billion EUR.
  10. Our goal is to become the leading European fund service platform for all asset classes.

Our values

Trust and Engagement

We gauge our success by the trust that our clients place in us. This trust is built on the transparency of our actions, and a business integrity that is conducive to collaboration. We build solutions that match our clients’ unique needs without conflicts of interest. Trust is fundamental to our working philosophy. Our unrivaled reputation is core of our brand.

Excellence and Expertise

Our team of experts with far-reaching experience and extensive market know-how makes us market leader. In our commitment to offer our clients best-of-breed services, we never accept the status quo, and continually strive to further our excellence.

Change and Innovation

We regard change as a pre-requisite for progress. We closely analyse the evolving needs of our clients, employees and business partners to establish long-lasting relationships. We value our employees’ entrepreneurial spirit and leverage technologies in our mission to set new business trends and pioneer innovations.

Development prospects

UI People: A powerful program for your success

Our "UI People" personnel development program is geared to the individual requirements of each employee.

A high degree of transparency enables potential to be identified and individually promoted.

In addition to individual development measures, we offer our employees various exciting and tailor-made development paths that are tailored to their interests and strengths.

Flat hierarchies and a rapidly changing business environment offer far-reaching development opportunities for each individual.

Talent development is an integral part of UI People. With the specialist, project and leadership career path, we offer individual development programs. Our goal is to offer our employees a tailor-made development program that fits their skills and competencies. In this way, we individually support the potential of our employees and further their personal and professional development.


Benefits at Universal Investment

We offer a wide range of benefits for our employees depending on the specific conditions in each country where we are located.

All benefits are individually displayed and classified into the following clusters. Detailed information on the specific country benefits are available upon request and will be a main topic in the application process with you.

  • Company pension plan
  • Trainings & seminars
  • Flexible working time
  • Fitness packages
  • Health care package
  • Work-life balance
  • Employee discounts
  • Insurance packages
  • Casino & meal grants
  • Compensation commuter expenses
  • Saving plans


Open positions

Our company is growing steadily –  for that reason we are searching for motivated, performanceoriented and entrepreneural-minded employees, who are ready to actively create the success of our company together with us.