Vice President, Portfolio Manager

Location
Newport Beach, California
Salary
Competitive base salary, performance bonus, sales incentive, stock ownership, medical and dental.
Posted
Aug 01, 2018
Closes
Aug 31, 2018
Certifications
CFA Charterholder
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors

POSITION SUMMARY
The primary responsibility of the Portfolio Manager (PM) is to manage client portfolios consisting of equities, fixed income, cash and alternative assets within established investment guidelines.  In addition to the management of individual portfolios, the PM is expected to participate in and contribute to the investment department through macroeconomic, industry and company research.  The PM is expected to communicate regularly with and make presentations to clients, prospects and referral sources.  The PM is also expected to participate in and contribute to the firm’s growth through business development efforts.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage portfolios to achieve client objectives
  • Responsible for making and implementing investment decisions and maintaining allocations within client guidelines and Departmental policies
  • Analyze economic, asset class, sector or company fundamentals as a member of smaller working teams or Satellites 
  • Assist in internally managed strategies and asset allocation
  • Participate in weekly and monthly investment meetings and communicate regularly with others in the Investment Department
  • Meet with clients on a regular basis
  • Communicate with and make presentations to clients, prospects and referral sources
  • Participate in New Business Development initiatives to achieve established goals
  • Work with Client Administrators on shared accounts

DESIRED CANDIDATE

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university
  • Portfolio management experience managing diversified portfolios of equities, bonds, and cash
  • Investment experience with alternative assets a plus
  • Strong communication, client relationship, and business development skills as well as an entrepreneurial spirit
  • CFA and/or MBA preferred
  • 10+ years of Portfolio Management and staff experience overseeing diversified portfolios of equities, bonds, cash and alternative assets
  • Superior ability to identify and build relationships with qualified prospects.
  • Strong investment research experience

PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS

  • Strong people skills
  • Good presentation skills
  • Keen client service focus
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • High integrity with a diligent work ethic
  • Team/people oriented
  • Highly organized with good time management skills
  • Meticulous attention to detail

The position offers a competitive compensation package including base salary, performance bonus, generous sales incentive and stock ownership plans, excellent medical and retirement coverage.