Verus is in search of a Project Manager to join our Seattle office. The successful candidate will have an interest in finance, economics and/or science, excellent written and verbal communication skills and be very organized.
The Project Manager is primarily responsible for masterminding, outlining and developing projects within the investment team, under the guidance of the Chief Investment Officer.
- Coordinate with the CIO and other members of management to design project goals and success markers Coordinate with the CIO and other members of management to determine how success will be measured, tracked & documented Ensure projects remain on time and on budget Motivate team members to meet their goals Manage issues and risk accordingly Act as a liaison between the investment team, other departments and management Prepare and present progress reports Coordinate with the CIO and other members of management to set deadlines, assign responsibilities, monitor and summarize progress of projects Prepare reports regarding status of projects Perform a variety of administrative and process tasks relating to the effective functioning of the investment team, and in particular the Public Markets research function.
Verus is an independent, institutional investment consulting firm. Since 1986, we have been working closely with our clients and other professionals to add value to their investment portfolios by providing research driven investment solutions that address their specific needs. Through independent, conflict-free advice and investment expertise, our professionals strive to be the driving force that empowers clients to achieve their investment objectives. We are looking for a talented professional who embodies our firm values of diligence, professionalism, expertise, client service, and collaboration.
We offer a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, life, disability, and vision insurance; 401(k) program with a company match; section 125 cafeteria plan; CFA and other professional certifications sponsorship; 11 paid holidays; and 15 days of paid time off the first year of employment.
In addition, our boutique firm allows us to have an exceptionally convivial corporate culture with opportunities for career development and cross-departmental collaboration. On top of strengthening growth and partnerships in the work environment, Verus promotes happy and healthy living with a variety of employee appreciation initiatives, a good sense of humor, and several company events throughout the year.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Management, Business, Finance, Economics, or closely related field Experience in project management and/or financial services, banking, or data analysis SQL and or VBA skills a plus
To apply please visit our Verus Career Website here: https://www.verusinvestments.com/careers/
Verus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Verus is dedicated to creating an inclusive work environment with a diverse workforce. We seek employees from all backgrounds to join our teams, and we encourage our employees to bring their authentic and best selves to work. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions), disability, age, citizenship status, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender, medical condition, military or veteran status.