Portfolio Strategists - Leading Investment Manager

Job Title: Portfolio Strategists - Leading Investment Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: New York, USA
Salary: Negotiable
REF: 5468135_1518631655
Contact Name: Denesh Gnanalingam
Contact Email:
Job Published: 10 months ago

Job Description

My client, a leading global investment manager, is looking to recruit a number of portfolio strategists. These roles sit within one function but are asset class independent. They are looking for bright and competent individuals who have had exposure in developing and refining existing systematic strategies for undertaking various portfolio decisions. The right candidates should also be able to work with various stakeholders within the front office business.

The exceptional candidates should have a natural passion for working on different investment philosophies. Further to this they should have the following:

  • Strong academic background from an Ivy league school or Red Brick university. Strong GPA results or minimum first class degree
  • Solid experience in portfolio construction & optimization (ideally 3+ years)
  • Experience carrying out the analysis of portfolio characteristics
  • Providing and delivering portfolio analyses to clients by collaborating with other internal stakeholders
  • Improving and developing systematic portfolios
  • Strong programming skills in python, C++, Matlab, R
  • Excellent communication skills