AMD, AIMS, Client Portfolio Solutions, New York, Associate

Location(s) US-NY-New York
Job ID
2021-79605
Schedule Type
Full Time
Function(s)
Investment Management
Region
Americas
Division
Asset Management
Business Unit
Public Mkts Inv/Portfolio Mgmt
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

GSAM

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.

 

AIMS: Alternative Investments & Manager Selection

The Alternative Investments & Manager Selection (“AIMS”) Group is responsible for identifying, researching and selecting leading third-party investment managers. The group provides investors with investment and advisory solutions across leading hedge fund managers, private equity funds, secondaries, GP stakes, real estate managers, public equity and fixed income strategies.

With over 350 professionals across 11 offices globally, the AIMS Group helps institutional and individual investors with their program design, manager diligence, portfolio construction and risk management. The investment solutions in AIMS have a long history and our programs have seeded and partnered with many of the world's most prominent alternative investment managers.

Today, AIMS oversees over $300 billion across portfolios of both customized and commingled fund solutions as one of the world's broadest, deepest and longest-standing “open architecture” programs. We manage globally diversified programs, targeted sector-specific strategies, customized portfolios, and a range of advisory services. Our investors generally access opportunities through new fund commitments, secondary market investments, co-investments, seed capital investments, investment manager equity / revenue share stakes, or fund of fund solutions.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

Responsibilities and Qualifications

The AIMS Client Portfolio Solutions team is responsible for leading all client related activity across the AIMS investment businesses. These responsibilities include capital raising, solutions oriented analytics across client portfolios, product development, ongoing client relationship management, and research projects. The specific role is within AIMS’s industry leading hedge fund business. The team is client facing, and works closely with other areas of AIMS and the broader firm including AIMS Risk Management & Analytics, Client Service teams, Fund Accounting/Controllers, Operations and Technology, Legal and Compliance.

 

Principal Responsibilities

  • Investment focus: Hedge funds
  • Client coverage focus: Private wealth management – ultra-high net worth clients (family offices and individuals)
  • High-performing team focused on all hedge fund related client activity across Goldman Sachs’s private wealth management business
  • External client interactions via client meetings, calls, portfolio reviews and presentations
  • Internal interactions with private wealth advisers, internal sales teams and broader businesses
  • Product knowledge extends across AIMS proprietary flagship solutions (fund-of-funds), liquid alternatives, co-investments, as well as single manager offerings. In addition to external and internal client activity, candidate will help team with analytical work, creation of marketing materials, portfolio analysis and research projects.
  • Candidates should exhibit ability to listen to client objectives and constraints, and subsequently position suitable AIMS offerings as a potential solution

Qualifications

  • 3 to 4+ years of professional experience in the alternatives industry
  • Specific hedge fund background and experience preferred  
  • Excellent analytical, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong interest in capital markets, asset management, and understanding of traditional and alternative asset classes
  • Strong organizational skills to oversee production of a high volume of quality work within tight timeframes, often including multiple simultaneous projects
  • Attention to detail – proven experience of delivering high levels of accuracy
  • Knowledge and understanding of Excel, PowerPoint and Word and adaptability to other software products
  • Candidate must be a team player and self-motivated and demonstrate a willingness to take on more responsibility

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.

We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html



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