Hedge Fund Marketer

Employer
J E Moody & Company
Location
Portland, USA
Salary
Competitive - DOE
Posted
Sep 01, 2019
Closes
Sep 04, 2019
Ref
6244878
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
ROLE:
The successful candidate will develop and implement an effective sales strategy to raise assets, spearheading the firm's marketing efforts from initial investor contact through allocation. The Marketer will manage and expand the firm's global institutional investor base of funds of hedge funds, sovereign wealth funds, pensions, and family offices. Duties include leading the overall marketing process, presenting the firm and strategy to potential investors, frequent investor outreach, identifying and researching marketing leads, creating and updating marketing materials, maintaining our investor database, and occasional travel. The successful applicant will work closely with the firm's Principals.

CANDIDATES:
As a representative of the firm to the hedge fund marketplace, the candidate must be able to both understand and communicate the firm's investment models, performance attribution and research ideas. Excellent written and verbal communication are a must, as are attention to detail and being highly organized. The position requires an outgoing personality, skill in relationship development, and a desire to understand client needs.

The successful candidate will have 8+ years of professional experience, including 4+ years of relevant financial industry experience, ideally with exposure to hedge funds, CTAs, commodities or managed futures, and experience in sales, marketing, or investor relations, with a track record in helping raise assets. Masters, CAIA, or CFA is preferred, as is a Series 3 License.

APPLICATIONS:
Your application should include a resume (a cover note is preferred but optional). Please carefully answer the application questions regarding your professional objectives, compensation expectations, anticipated date of availability and willingness to relocate to Portland, OR. Applications will be accepted through Sept. 30, 2019.

Compensation is competitive, commensurate with experience, and includes base plus bonus. All applicants must be eligible to work in the US - we sponsor H-1B visas only for new hires who currently hold an eligible US visa (e.g. F-1, H-1B).

COMPANY BACKGROUND:
Founded in 2001, JEM is an award-winning company that has pioneered a unique niche. Media coverage has included feature articles in the Financial Times, Institutional Investor's Alpha, Advanced Trading, Bloomberg Markets, and U.S. News & World Report. JEM was nominated for CTA Intelligence's 2019 Best Commodity Fund Award, won the 2018 HFM US Hedge Fund Performance Award for Best Quantitative Strategy under $1B, was ranked 6th among Diversified Traders for 2018 by BarclayHedge, was listed among the top 15 CTAs globally by RCM Alternatives for 2013-2016 and 2018, and was nominated for Managed Futures Pinnacle Awards in 2012 and 2013.

J E Moody & Company LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.