Fixed Income Portfolio Manager - Asset Management

Employer
Finders SA
Location
Lausanne, Switzerland
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
Aug 17, 2017
Closes
Aug 22, 2017
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors

Client:
Our client is a leader in private wealth management and asset management in the Suisse-Romande region. They offer traditional and tailormade solutions to their institutional and private client base, both for local and international clients. This is an employer who is known for valuing its employees and provides a stable and rewarding career path, and offers the chance to be part of a very dynamic and successful team.

Position:

As part of the Asset Management department, the Fixed Income team is looking for a senior individual (institutional side) to perform the following responsibilities:
 

  • Managing global and Swiss Franc bond portfolios (relative to benchmark or total return) with a focus in government bonds
  • Developing and implementing a tactical/strategic view in interest rates, currencies and countries
  • Maintaining and improving decision based indicators on valuation, macro and technical perspective
  • Supporting the sales team in their commercial activities


Profile:

  • University degree with strong academic results. CFA/CMT or equivalent preferred
  • Minimum 8 years' experience as investment manager for international bond portfolio management with a proven track record on the institutional/asset management side - rates ideally (not from private banking side)
  • Team-oriented individual with the ability to work independently
  • Strong familiarity with business computer applications (eg : MS Office, Bloomberg) with excellent Excel and VBA skills
  • Strong written, oral communication. Ability to present clear and concisely in French preferred but not essential. An advanced/fluent level of English is also required
  • EU or Swiss passport holders only due to work permit regulations