Asset Management Division - European Fiduciary Management, Portfolio Management, Analyst / Associate - London
Location: London, United Kingdom
Type: Full Time
Internal Number: 14765195
GOLDMAN SACHS ASSET MANAGEMENT (GSAM)
Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) is one of the world's leading investment managers. GSAM provides institutional and individual investors with investment and advisory solutions, with strategies spanning asset classes, industries, and geographies. We help our clients navigate today's dynamic markets, and identify the opportunities that shape their portfolios and long-term investment goals. We extend these global capabilities to the world's leading pension plans, sovereign wealth funds, central banks, insurance companies, financial institutions, endowments, foundations, individuals and family offices.
Multi Asset Solutions ( MAS) is a multi-asset class investing group that sits within the Asset Management Division at Goldman Sachs. It designs and develops comprehensive investment management solutions customised to meet the investment objectives and relevant constraints of clients. These solutions bring together state-of-the-art techniques for multi-asset portfolio design and implementation and reflect proprietary research and analytics conducted by the MAS team. With investment professionals across the globe, MAS invests or advises on assets for some of the world's leading corporations, sovereign wealth funds, pension plans, governments, financial institutions, endowments, foundations, and family offices. Goldman Sachs Asset Management's global pensions fiduciary management team sits within and is core to the MAS team.
The successful candidate would become a member of the Portfolio Management Team within Multi Asset Solutions (MAS) with a focus on working with European pension scheme outsourced / fiduciary management portfolios. The candidate would be responsible for the design, management, and communication of multi-asset class whole-of-wallet portfolios for European pension schemes. This role is client-facing and highly analytical, focusing on developing, investing, managing and communicating customised portfolio solutions for clients. Core responsibilities include:
Portfolio management with daily supervision of complex client portfolios involving areas such as strategic and implementation issues, liability management, asset allocation, investment manager / vehicle selection and oversight, risk / performance management and evaluation, and research on investment management products.
Assist in client relationship management involving portfolio and manager review, managing client investment needs and proposing new strategies aimed at enhancing portfolio characteristics.
Support in content development involving client and prospect presentation books, request for proposals, other investment-related analyses and research materials.
Other Required Skills/experience
Bachelor's degree or equivalent
4+ years of suitable experience working to build and analyse appropriate investment strategies for UK and/or European pension schemes
Highly organized with the ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
Detail oriented and meticulous, strong quantitative and analytical skills
Intelligent and creative with good problem-solving abilities
A highly motivated self-starter able to work independently and thrive in a team environment
Proficient in Excel and PowerPoint
Demonstrable interest in the financial markets and a good investment sense/commercial instinct
Excellent writing and communication skills
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