Fixed Income Portfolio Management Associate

Location
Austin, Texas
Salary
Competitive compensation and employee benefits
Posted
Apr 04, 2019
Closes
May 04, 2019
Industry Sector
Asset Management
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors

Fixed Income Portfolio Management Associate

Candidate will join a fixed income trading desk to assist in the execution and oversight of the firm’s investment strategy. The candidate must be comfortable working in a team environment consisting of portfolio managers, analysts, and traders. The successful candidate must have strong quantitative analytical skills and be a creative problem solver. The role involves meaningful responsibilities in a small, highly talented investment team. 

Responsibilities

  • Primary function will be the analysis and trading of cross sector fixed income securities 
  • Participate in the account management and implementation of the firms investment strategy
  • Support portfolio management team with idea generation based on fundamental and/or statistical analysis
  • Interact with external counterparties to support trading relationships
  • Work with back-office support to ensure post-trade processing
  • Interact with all internal departments that support business development and client service functions of the firm

Qualifications

  • 2-5 years of investment industry experience
  • Undergraduate degree required.
  • Knowledge of fixed income markets, settlement procedures, or buy-side operations is favorable
  • Understanding of financial statement analysis

We offer a stable, fulfilling, and challenging work environment with competitive compensation and employee benefits.