Associate, Global Public Markets (GPM) / Fixed Income Quantitative Portfolio Management Team

Company:
TIAA-CREF
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Location:
New York City, NY
Job Type:
Full Time
Category:
Wealth Management, Capital Markets, Asset Management
Yrs of Exp:
2+ to 5 years
Posted:
7/22/2013

Job Description

Job Description

The position

This is an exciting job opening supporting TIAA's Global Public Markets (GPM) Quantitative Portfolio Management Team. The position provides an opportunity to work in a high profile, dynamic, and creative environment in an institution with a long and rich history of investing across diverse asset classes.

Functions:
  • Support and enhance investment processes, reporting and analytical needs for Stable Value and SAGIC related mandates
  • Monitor portfolios compliance
  • Recommend trades and sector allocation for enhanced portfolio performance
  • Generate regular portfolio and management oversight reports
  • Perform fixed-income quantitative analyses, construct and maintain relevant models, process market data and signals.
  • Contribute to the development of investment performance measurement and attribution models to enhance existing GPM performance measurement framework
  • Provide ad hoc research supporting GPM needs
  • Effectively interact with GPM investment teams, including portfolio management, credit research, and trading, and with key business partners such as Risk Management, Product Management, Marketing and Investment Accounting.
Qualifications
  • 3-5 years of buy-side investment management experience in fixed-income markets, with emphasis on fixed-income and quant analytics.
  • Strong modeling and data analysis skills desired. Ability to quickly understand and convey quantitative concepts in a concise, efficient manner is essential.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work efficiently across multiple front-office function areas.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with emphasis on conveying portfolio needs and quantitative concepts.
  • Self-starter with ability to work independently, as well as in a team environment to impact change.
  • MBA or Masters in a quantitative discipline desirable. CFA charter-holder or working towards CFA preferred.
  • Advanced database skills in SQL queries and data processing tools desired.
  • Must be able to utilize large data set and communicate analysis results effectively.
  • Hands-on programming skills in MS Excel, Access, and VBA Scripting desired.
  • Advanced proficiencies in desktop application including Microsoft Office family of products required.
  • Familiarity with third party software packages such as Yield Book, Barclay's Point, and Bloomberg essential.

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