CIMD, GSAM, Global Portfolio Solutions, Macro Investment Strategist, Vice President/Managing Director, New York

Location(s) US-NY-New York
Job ID
2020-67678
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Extended Managing Director
Function(s)
Investment Management
Region
Americas
Division
Consumer and Investment Management Division
Business Unit
Global Portfolio Solutions
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

CONSUMER AND INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT DIVISION (CIMD)

The Consumer and Investment Management Division includes Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM), Private Wealth Management (PWM) and our Consumer business (Marcus by Goldman Sachs). We provide asset management, wealth management and banking expertise to consumers and institutions around the world. CIMD partners with various teams across the firm to help individuals and institutions navigate changing markets and take control of their financial lives.

 

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.

GPS: Global Portfolio Solutions

Global Portfolio Solutions (GPS) designs and develops comprehensive multi-asset investment solutions customized to meet the investment objectives and constraints of clients.  These solutions span a menu of investment strategies, products and services tailored to each client portfolio. The GPS team applies state-of-the-art techniques for portfolio design and implementation and incorporates proprietary research conducted by the team.  The team’s investment solutions leverage insights from across Goldman Sachs.  GPS has access to what we believe to be best-in-class portfolio managers both externally and within GSAM.

In GPS, we work with the largest clients across the world providing insight and guidance.  We aim to solve clients’ investment issues through our innovative research and access to managers in all asset classes.  We take a high-touch, consultative approach to working with our clients. 

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

Macro Investment Strategist Role

The successful candidate would be a seasoned macro or multi-asset researcher or investor to complement GPS investment leadership. They would be a member of the Investment Center and voting member of the Investment Committee within Global Portfolio Solutions (GPS) team.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Research, develop and communicate GPS macroeconomic and financial markets views, using these views to provide a macro overlay to GPS’s multi-asset investment solutions.
  • Influence investment process by providing a macro perspective in partnership with GPS CIOs, Senior PM and quantitative research team
  • Lead the group’s work in identifying macroeconomic and market structure themes to inform shifts in portfolios’ asset allocation
  • Dedicated focus on developing junior team members and promoting a highly collaborative and dynamic investment culture

Experience & Skills:

  • The successful candidate will possess a minimum of ten years of experience as a senior investor, researcher or strategist. Macroeconomic and/or multi-asset focus a plus.
  • Demonstrated record of investing and/or research experience
  • A strong understanding of portfolio theory, asset allocation, risk analytics, and portfolio construction
  • Highest standards of personal and professional ethics and integrity
  • Strong academic credentials; an MBA/CFA or other advanced degree a plus
  • Collaborative attitude and willingness to drive and participate in discourse on differing points of view
  • Finds enjoyment in dynamic team and investment culture

 

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

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