Our client is a leading wealth and asset manager with a successful Fiduciary Management service. They are looking to continue the growth of the business by hiring a portfolio manager to work closely with the Head Portfolio Manager to help design and implement investment strategies for Defined Benefit pension schemes.
Design and Implement investment strategies for DB pension schemes to achieve a buy-out or self sufficiency funding level.
Helping to reduce liability risks by investing in assets that match the interest rate and inflation exposure in the liability, by building liability models and constructing hedging strategies.
Management of the portfolio including trading, portfolio construction and risk management
Organisation of all trading activity
Conducting investment research and asset allocation analysis.
Represent the business externally at client pitches as needed.
Support the head of Fiduciary Management with business strategy
Undergraduate degree (min 1.2)
CFA / FIA or similar
Previous experience from investment consultant, Actuary, Fiduciary manager or Liability Driven Investment (LDI) focused business
Strong modelling skills
Portfolio construction experience
Excellent understanding of Defined Benefit pension schemes
Previous experience with multi-asset investing
Previous experience as a portfolio manager preferred.
Strong understanding on Liability Hedging
Excellent attention to detail
Strong relationship management and client facing skills