Analyst, Investment Management

Chicago, Illinois
22 Mar 2023
21 Apr 2023
Industry Sector
Investment Bank
Employment Type
Full Time

Job Purpose The Analyst is responsible for a variety of functions including, but not limited to, research and ongoing monitoring of investment managers, preparing performance attribution reports, and contributing to preparation of materials for quarterly Fund Board meetings. This position will also be responsible for participating in manager searches and preparing reports in support of investment management objectives.  


Essential Responsibilities

  • Independently perform in-depth research on managers and investment portfolios.
  • Prepare reports and written analyses on investment managers.
  • Proactively monitor managers and summarize key issues for further analysis.
  • Compile and analyze complex comparative investment performance data.
  • Participate in and eventually lead meetings and/or conference calls with managers.
  • Create and interpret performance attribution and risk reports.
  • Prepare materials for Fund Board and Investment Committee meetings.



Other Duties

  • Performs other duties and/or projects as assigned.



Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Good knowledge of financial markets and investment theories.
  • Solid PC skills including MS Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
  • Experience using investment research systems, including Morningstar Direct, FactSet, Bloomberg, and Advent Tamale is preferred.
  • Good organizational skills—ability to prioritize tasks and projects to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills.




  • Bachelor's Degree in finance or related field required.
  • 3+ years industry related experience required.
  • • Work toward CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst), CAIA (Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst), or CIPM (Certificate in Investment Performance Measurement) preferred.
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