Fixed Income Portfolio Manager (Bank Loans)

Employer
Wellington Management Company, LLP
Location
Boston, USA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 02, 2017
Closes
Sep 06, 2017
Job Function
Operations
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT

Wellington Management offers comprehensive investment management capabilities that span nearly all segments of the global capital markets. Our investment solutions, tailored to the unique return and risk objectives of institutional clients in more than 50 countries, draw on a robust body of proprietary research and a collaborative culture that encourages independent thought and healthy debate. As a private partnership, we believe our ownership structure fosters a long-term view that aligns our perspectives with those of our clients.

POSITION

Wellington currently manages $467 billion in fixed income assets on behalf of our clients worldwid e. Within our fixed income busines s we are currently seeking a Bank Loan Portfolio Manager to join our tea m. The individual will be based in Boston and be a member of the Bank Loan team; this team manages approximately $7 billion in asset s. Specificall y, this individual will be responsible for developing bank loan strategies and managing bank loan and high yield holdings across various client mandate s.  This individual will work closely with existing portfolio managers to monitor and analyze credit exposures in client portfolio s and partner closely with other members of the Fixed Income tea m including: analysts, traders, and product manager s. Additionally, this individual will interact regularly with clients to provide performance updates and a market outlook. 

QUALIFICATIONS

The successful candidate will possess strong credit and quantitative portfolio management skill s. The portfolio manager will have at least 10+ years of experience in an investment role, successfully analyzing and investing in bank loans or high yield credit.  Experience as a bank loan portfolio manager is preferre d but not required.

Specific qualifications for the position are the followin g:
  • Ability to make investment decisions that are supported by rigorous analysis and communicated with strong conviction
  • Demonstrated ability to clearly and concisely communicate investment decisions and strategy
  • Possess the ability to dynamically assess and analyze volatile or distressed credits; risk management experience is a plus
  • Strong quantitative skills, a high level of initiative and true team orientation are mandatory.
  • Proven interpersonal skills; ability to work well in a small, collaborative team, while also communicating and interacting with a larger group of investment people.
  • Ability and willingness to travel and strong presentation skills
  • Strong academic credentials, MBA/CFA preferred.


JOB TITLE
Fixed Income Portfolio Manager (Bank Loans)

JOB FAMILY
Investment Management (IM)

LOCATION
280 Congress

As an equal opportunity employer, Wellington Management considers all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, ancestry, disability, citizenship, marital status, veteran status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law. If you are a candidate with a disability, or are assisting a candidate with a disability, and require an accommodation to apply for one of our jobs, please email us at  Wellington@icareerhelp.com .