Senior Corporate Credit and Core Bond Portfolio Manager
Ullico Investment Advisors, Inc. is seeking a senior corporate credit and core bond portfolio manager for UIAInvestment Management, LLC (“UIA-IM”), a new affiliated institutional fixed-income management firm based in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. This individual will be a key member of the investment team, and will lead the development and implementation of investment strategy for multi-sector investment grade bond portfolios. The ideal candidate has a minimum of five years of fixed-income investment experience, with an in-depth knowledge of corporate credit analysis and multi-sector fixed-income market trading dynamics.
A bachelor’s degree is required, and an MBA in quantitative finance and/or CFA designation is preferred.
The ideal candidate has excellent analytical skills and an understanding of portfolio construction and risk management relative to market benchmarks such as the Bloomberg Barclays Aggregate Index. Experience with hedge instruments including financial futures and options and credit default swaps is a plus.
A successful candidate must demonstrate excellent communication skill, a positive attitude, strong work ethic, and a proven ability to work well as a member of a team.
UIA-IM is a new venture, and candidates should appreciate and be motivated by entrepreneurial opportunity.
Compensation and Benefits
UIA-IM senior professionals receive a salary, discretionary annual bonus, and an opportunity to participate in firm ownership. The firm provides a comprehensive benefits package that includes life and healthcare insurance and a company sponsored 401(k).
“For over 90 years, Ullico, the only labor-owned insurance and investment company, has been a proud partner of the labor movement, keeping union families safe and secure. From insurance products that protect union members, leaders and employers, to investments in building projects that have created thousands of union jobs, our customers continue to trust us with protecting their families, employees, businesses and investments. For additional information, visit www.ullico.com.
Ullico is launching a new affiliated firm, UIA-Investment Management, LLC, a U.S. fixed-income management fimr offering a range of U.S. fixed-income strategies to meet the needs of institutional investors, including Taft-Hartley, public, and corporate pension funds, endowments, foundations, family offices, and sovereign funds.
We offer a competitive starting salary and an outstanding benefits package including health/dental/vision, 401(k) and pension plan. For immediate consideration please forward your cover letter and resume, including salary history to: HRDRESUME@ullico.com (please include position title in the subject line). Fax 202/962/8856. Ullico is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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