Client Portfolio Manager
Zevin Asset Management is a boutique Boston-based firm specializing in global sustainable investment management for high net worth individuals and institutions seeking competitive financial returns for their portfolios, in addition to striving to create positive social and environmental outcomes. The firm’s investment approach incorporates prudent risk management and analysis of global business cycles to meet and exceed clients’ portfolio growth goals.
The firm is seeking an experienced client portfolio manager to take over existing accounts and manage new accounts. This position is Boston-based with a hybrid work schedule. Please note that we have a requirement that all staff are fully vaccinated against the coronavirus.
The client portfolio manager will manage portfolios of individual securities for clients with varying risk profiles and ESG concerns in accordance with the firm's model equity and balanced portfolio strategies. They will be expected to understand client needs and create solutions, based on a client's unique goals and will be comfortable preparing and presenting financial plans and investment recommendations.
They will maintain and cultivate high-touch, long-term relationships with clients, including responding to timely requests for information. They will also understand, document, and regularly update each client's investment objectives and circumstances. They will be responsible for monitoring client portfolios, investment performance and cash flow requirements. The client portfolio manager will work closely with our client portfolio managers, security analysts, client service, marketing, and operations team, as well as outside professionals including estate planning attorneys and accountants to ensure a seamless client experience.
The successful candidate will be experienced in delivering a comprehensive client experience in investing and financial planning. Familiarity with retirement planning, investment allocation, philanthropic giving, taxes, and cash flow planning for high net worth clients as well as analyzing budgets for institutions are key to this role. They should have the ability to help clients incorporate social and environmental values into their investments.
The position calls for a mature, analytical, trustworthy, and high integrity individual with strong financial planning and investment advisory skills, including:
- Experience providing advice to individual clients about investments.
- Knowledge of, and interest in, environmental, social, and governance concerns pertaining to investments.
- Comfort with a fundamental investment methodology employing macroeconomic considerations that is focused on avoiding large losses to deliver superior long-term results on an absolute and risk-adjusted basis.
- Excellent decision-making skills with efficient organizational skills.
- Strong math orientation and numerical aptitude.
- Good listener, clear, concise, and persuasive communicator, both verbally and in writing.
- Wide-ranging curiosity about nearly everything combined with confidentiality, discretion, and good professional judgment.
- A minimum of 10 years' experience working directly with clients in a comparable role.
- CFP certificants are strongly preferred.
The successful candidate will be a self-starter and a proactive, dynamic contributor and will be excited about joining an energetic and motivated team in a vibrant, challenging, and entrepreneurial workplace. Finally, they will have the highest level of professionalism and ethical behavior.
The firm offers a compensation package that includes base salary, annual bonus, and equity participation in the business. Additionally, the firm provides fully paid health insurance, a 401k plan, full compensation for public transportation commuting, and generous paid time-off, including for volunteering.
To apply, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with a resume and cover letter describing yourself and why you believe your personal and professional qualities are a good fit for this position.
Zevin Asset Management, LLC is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all persons regardless of race, color, class, age, religion, disability that can be accommodated, marital status, ancestry, nationality, family status, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation. We strongly encourage and seek applications from women, people of color, including bilingual and bicultural individuals, as well as members of the LGBTQ+ communities.