AMD, Goldman Sachs Asset Management, AIMS, Long Only Manager Selection, Associate/Vice President, Norwalk

Location(s) US-CT-Norwalk
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Schedule Type
Full Time
Investment Management
Asset Management
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Public Mkts Inv/Portfolio Mgmt
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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.



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 $275 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.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Source and evaluate long only investment managers and strategies for use across institutional and high-net-worth client portfolios
  • Lead and participate in the manager selection process, including due diligence visits and calls with new and existing fixed income
  • Work within smaller teams to prepare investment memorandums and present recommendations to the team’s Investment Committee
  • Participate in portfolio construction activities 
  • Write research and commentary on manager-level and market-level performance and related topics
  • Contribute to a range of group-wide activities including client-related investment projects, various research publications, and business development initiatives
  • For all of these activities, work in conjunction with the other areas of the group and broader Firm, including the client, risk management, legal, compliance and technology teams 


  • Minimum of 3+ years of experience in financial markets, investment management, and/or public markets investing
  • Sound investment judgment and outstanding numerical and analytical skills
  • Strong presentation and communication skills enabling the candidate to make robust recommendations to the Investment Committee and interact effectively with third parties
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Aptitude to manage multiple tasks by demonstrating project planning, organization, and time management skills






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