• IMD, GSAM, QIS - ETF Portfolio Manager, Associate/Vice President - New York City

    Location(s) US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    2019-50216
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    Investment Management
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Investment Management Division
    Business Unit
    QIS
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT

    We’re a team of trusted advisors who provide innovative investment solutions to help our clients meet their financial goals. From private wealth to asset management, we work with specialists and groups from around the firm to help high-net-worth individuals and institutions across various industries navigate changing markets and make smart investments. We value self-starters with an entrepreneurial spirit, but still provide the support and resources to ensure your success.


    Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) delivers innovative investment solutions through a global, multi-product platform that offers clients the advantages that come with working with a large firm, while maintaining the benefits of a boutique. GSAM is one of the pre-eminent investment management organizations globally. Critical to the success of GSAM is our ability to leverage a global team of talented professionals to define solutions and lead change across the operational infrastructure.

    The Quantitative Investment Strategies team manages over USD 165 billion across a variety of mandates including institutional portfolios, high net worth accounts, mutual funds and hedge funds, using sophisticated quantitative models that have been developed in an innovative research environment. The team is one of the largest quantitative managers in the world, and is recognized as an industry leader in quantitative portfolio management techniques. The team manages exposures to global stock, bond, currency and commodity markets to generate excess return, or “alpha,” for client portfolios. The team also manages a platform of advanced beta strategies, which includes various smart beta, tax-efficient and customized, rules-based beta capabilities. As one of the longest-running quantitative teams in the industry, QIS has developed a strong reputation for innovation, excellence, teamwork and camaraderie.

    The ETF Portfolio Management Team within QIS is responsible for the oversight and management of ETF portfolios, including portfolio rebalancing, cash management, risk management and other day-to-day portfolio-related activities. In addition, members of the ETF Portfolio Management team also participate with other ETF Group members in the planning and development of new ETF products, enhancements or improvements to existing products, industry or competitive analysis, systems development, and other select projects.

     

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree and at least 4 years of practical experience in portfolio construction/portfolio management activities
    • Working knowledge of ETF products and markets
    • Experience managing passive index funds
    • Experience in programming languages (Python and VBA) required; web programming experience would be a plus
    • Previous trading background would be a plus
    • Strong organizational and analytical skills, and attention to detail
    • Ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
    • Strong communication skills

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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