The Robert Toigo Foundation

Investment Analyst

City of Austin Employees' Retirement System
Published
December 21, 2018
Location
Austin, Texas
Job Type
Salary
$95,000 and $125, 000

Description

The City of Austin Employees’ Retirement System (COAERS) is currently seeking applications from investment professionals for the position of Investment Analyst.  The position will analyze investment risk/return data, conduct performance attribution, carry out peer benchmarking, and effect investment operations tasks. The successful candidate will work under the general supervision of the Chief Investment Officer with latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.  COAERS is seeking candidates with high ethical standards that are motivated by the challenge of guiding committed trustees through complex investment decisions.  The successful candidate will thrive working collaboratively in a "small shop" environment. 

Experience and Education

An undergraduate degree from an accredited four-year college or university with major course work in finance, business, economics, or a related field is required. In addition, three years of full-time professional institutional investment management experience or other relevant experience in corporate development, investment banking, hedge funds, private equity, or similar background is required.  Experience in data analysis and/or simulation modeling, programming skills, and exposure to multiple asset classes are preferred.  

Registration, Certification, or Licensure

A Master of Business Administration (MBA), Master's degree related to finance, Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA), Financial Risk Manager (FRM), and/or Certified Public Accountant (CPA) are preferred credentials.

Compensation

The starting salary will be between $95,000 and $125,000 annually with the actual salary corresponding to the experience level and credentials of the candidate within the parameters of public sector compensation.  An excellent benefits package is available, including medical, dental, vision, retirement, and sick and vacation leave.

How to Apply

Submit your résumé, and cover letter if desired, by email to recruiting@coaers.org.  The subject line should read Investment Analyst - [First Name Last Name].

The recruitment will remain open until the position is filled.  COAERS does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of any characteristic protected by federal law.

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