Investment Analyst

Edina, Minnesota
Starting at $65,000
Jun 10, 2021
Jul 10, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time

The Investment Analyst will provide support on a number of investment activities and certain operational tasks. Primary responsibilities will include researching and analyzing current investment managers, sourcing and evaluating new investment managers, and providing input on the endowment portfolio’s asset allocation. Additional responsibilities will include liaising with the endowment’s third-party software providers, performance reporting, and risk analytics. The Investment Analyst must have a passion for investing, a sincere interest in the non-profit sector, and an innate sense of responsibility with regard to protecting the College’s interests.

Based in Edina, MN, Carleton College's Investment Office is responsible for the ongoing management of the endowment portfolio. The Investment Committee, a sub-committee of the Board of Trustees, helps to develop the endowment’s overall investment strategy, as well as monitors and evaluates its performance.

This role is a full-time (1.0 FTE) regular, benefit eligible, staff position.

Carleton College is an AA/EEO employer. We are committed to developing our staff to better reflect the diversity of our student body and American society. Members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.  

What Carleton College has for you: Carleton offers a generous benefits package, including comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance, 403(b) retirement plans with a 10% employer contribution with immediate vesting, a health savings account with college contribution, a generous paid time off, as well as access to many other campus amenities.

The successful candidate possesses an undergraduate degree from an academically rigorous institution and has up to three years of relevant experience. Must have an interest in understanding business fundamentals, capital markets, and investment strategies.

Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the hire is complete. We accept only online applications. To learn more visit:

Start Date: As soon as possible.

Carleton is a private liberal arts residential campus with nearly 2000 students and 800 faculty & staff. Carleton is located in Northfield, Minnesota, approximately 40 miles south of the Twin Cities. Northfield is a short commute from the metro that offers an interesting alternative to working in corporate America. A place with small town charm with big city opportunity. If you are looking for a stimulating environment to work, take a closer look at this opportunity today.