Analyst, Business Development Support

Downtown Los Angeles, California
Up to $60,000 per year plus medical benefits, bonus, profit sharing
Apr 04, 2019
Jun 03, 2019
Industry Sector
Asset Management
Employment Type
Full Time

Analyst, Business Development Support

Payden & Rygel - Los Angeles, CA

*Absolute minimum qualifications*

(Candidates without these criteria will not be considered)

  • Local candidates only
  • Applicant must have a BS/BA.
  • Experience in financial services or asset management required
  • Highly proficient with Excel and Word.
  • Exhibit strong writing, math, and communication skills.

Advanced degrees and/or CFA charterholders are a plus.

About Payden & Rygel

Payden & Rygel, based in downtown Los Angeles, is a leading fixed income investment management firm established more than 35 years ago and with $114 billion in assets under management globally. Our global client base includes corporations, public entities, insurance companies, endowments/foundations, sovereign wealth funds, and other institutions around the globe. The firm has more than 200 employees with headquarters in Los Angeles and offices in Boston, London, and Milan.

Position Description

The analyst will be located in our Los Angeles office and be part of the team responsible for completing RFPs, due diligences, and client/consultant requests, as well as tasked with maintaining consultant databases for global fixed income and equity mandates. The individual will have the opportunity to work closely with and learn from all areas of the firm, including investment teams, client service, compliance, IT, etc.  This position is ideal for someone interested in gaining more in-depth knowledge of the asset management industry, particularly fixed income and equities.    

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, including a 401(k) profit sharing plan, catered lunches, onsite gym, communication coaching, opportunities for community service, and a very collegial work environment.

The ideal candidate will exhibit the following:

  • An ability to work in a fast-paced environment, prioritize multiple deadlines, possess a strong attention to detail, and demonstrate solid writing and proofreading skills.
  • Strong interest in learning about the global financial markets and investment strategies.
  • Demonstrate sound communication skills and ability to interact professionally with all levels of investment people internally and externally.
  • Adept at using Excel, Word, eVestment, Morningstar.