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United States - Illinois, United States - New York
City Chicago, New York
Job Type Full Time
Your role Is money management a skill that you are proud of? Are you a successful analyst/multi-asset portfolio manager ready to take on a new challenge and leverage your technical expertise as well as knowledge of the ever-changing financial markets landscape? Do you want to be a part of a growing business within a well-established asset management platform? We are looking for someone like that to:
own the design, portfolio construction, and alignment of objectives and guidelines for all multi-asset income portfolios in Investment Solutions
assist construct portfolios designed to deliver on client's objectives employing a well-defined and rigorous portfolio construction methodology
assist and own the design of a given strategy or custom solution – including new mandates or funds – as well as the associated performance/outcome
contribute to research and development of our multi-asset strategies, systems and operational processes
focus on internal communication as required, regarding multi-asset portfolios and other portfolio construction related topics
attend meetings with clients, primarily as a technical expert with responsibility for investment performance
Your team You will join our well established Multi-Asset portfolio management team within Investment Solutions and be based in either New York City or Chicago. Investment Solutions is a global investment function in UBS AM responsible for a ~100bn CHF product shelf including benchmark relative, income, growth, absolute return, multi component and risk management solutions. The portfolio management team is responsible for the development and management of a wide range of multi-asset portfolios for institutional clients. You will regularly interact with various colleagues within our global platform and report directly to one of the managing directors in the team in Chicago.
Your experience and skills You have:
a proven track record in multi-asset or fixed income investment research and portfolio management
an ability to articulate your thoughts in a clear manner, both verbally and in written format
high level of integrity/maturity and ability to communicate effectively with all levels of management internally/externally
a strong macro-economic background, coupled with analytical and technical skills (knowledge of Matlab / Strata would be beneficial)
an understanding of major asset classes and currency markets, and knowledge of price feed systems (i.e., Datastream and Reuters)
an experienced multi-asset analyst/portfolio manager, with a strong understanding of portfolio construction and securities picking
degree educated in a quantitative subject from a leading university
CFA qualified (or equivalent would be an advantage) and proficient in English
self-motivated and effective at working both independently and as part of a team
What we offer Together. That's how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.
Take the next step Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.