POSITION TITLE: ASSOCIATE PORTFOLIO MANAGER – FIXED INCOME
DEPARTMENT: FIXED INCOME
2 years professional level investment experience required
Bachelor’s Degree required; MBA and/or CFA preferred
Knowledge of fixed income markets and securities required; knowledge of managed account conventions preferred
Experience with a programming language such as Python and VBA required
Proficiency with relevant systems such as Bloomberg and Factset a plus
This position assists the Senior Portfolio Manager for Fixed Income Managed Accounts, implementing activities associated with investment decision making and internal and external communication. The position includes multi-sector strategies and has a significant integration role in supporting the managed account marketing, trading and operating processes and systems.
Updates and maintains Fixed Income Portfolio Models for various multi-sector strategies.
Assists the Sr. Portfolio Manager in monitoring current holdings for relative attractiveness and providing continuous feedback and investment ideas.
Tracks Model Portfolio characteristics, performing portfolio analytics and assessing the viability and impact of proposed Model changes.
Provides ideas related to Model Portfolio structure, holdings and risk profile
Effectively communicates all Model related information, including characteristics, performance, transaction justifications, analytics, etc. to the managed account team on a regular basis, and as needed, to support account management and marketing
Assists marketing and sales teams in responding to investment related technical inquiries
Assists and/or represents the Sr. Portfolio Manager in client meetings, conference calls and Sponsor due diligence meetings
Supports the marketing process by writing market commentaries and portfolio updates
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Overtime as required)
Federated Investors Tower – Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Above average verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work in a team environment as well as independently
Demonstrated attention to detail with enhanced analytical skills
Proven ability to learn new and sophisticated computer systems and thrive in a fast-paced environment
Federated Investors, Inc. offers a competitive salary and benefits package along with a professional environment.
Only those candidates in whom we have an interest will be contacted.
Internal Number: 7802
About Federated Hermes
For more than 60 years, Federated Hermes has provided world-class investment solutions to financial professionals in the United States and around the world. Federated Hermes' employees have defined the qualities of the company’s success over the decades: a reputation for integrity and excellence, a commitment to customers and employees and a history of longstanding client relationships. While each market cycle brings new opportunities and challenges to the company, Federated Hermes continues to foster employee commitment to excellence in the investment management industry.