We're a team of trusted advisors who provide innovative investment solutions to help our clients meet their financial goals. From private wealth to asset management, we work with specialists and groups from around the firm to help high-net-worth individuals and institutions across various industries navigate changing markets and make smart investments. We value self-starters with an entrepreneurial spirit, but still provide the support and resources to ensure your success.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS YOUR IMPACT
Are you a quick-thinking self-starter with a passion for the financial markets, the desire to work closely with clients, and the ability to think outside the box? Our team is seeking an Associate who can contribute to research, design and customization of asset allocation solutions and investment strategies across global asset classes.
Goldman Sachs Private Wealth Management (PWM) specializes in creating comprehensive wealth management plans for high net worth individuals and families, as well as foundations, endowments and select institutions. PWM teams work one-on-one with clients to advise and deliver customized strategies drawn from our deep investment experience, diverse wealth management capabilities and global reach. As client needs evolve, this close relationship allows the team to offer complementary services and new opportunities, by leveraging the resources of Goldman Sachs and beyond.
The Investment Strategy Group (ISG) within Goldman Sachs Private Wealth Management has responsibility for strategic and tactical asset allocation views and advice for the firm's high net worth clients and certain institutions. The role of an ISG member requires a broad set of qualities, including a passion for investing, client servicing, as well as strong analytical and communication skills.
ISG is seeking an Associate to work closely with PWM teams in Asia to construct customized asset allocation solutions to PWM's High Net Worth clientele as well as small to mid-size institutions. This role will also contribute to the research and implementation of investment strategies across global asset classes. This is a dynamic role and requires patience, creativity, ability to multi-task, attention to detail, a team player mentality, as well as inter-personal and communication skills.
HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
Demonstrate strong analytical and technical skills
Deliver timely, thoughtful, and flawless execution
Conduct quantitative research utilizing market and macroeconomic data
Interact with the firm's current and prospective clients
Provide a keen interest in understanding the financial markets
Desire a long term career in Investment Management
Post-graduate degree in Finance, Economics, Statistics, or related field
Fluent programming in Matlab, Python, R or a related language; solid Excel and PowerPoint skills
4-6 years of related work experience
Knowledge of global asset classes, investment instruments and a basic understanding of portfolio management and asset allocation theory
Excellent communication skills, especially the ability to explain complex technical concepts in simple terms
Strong interpersonal skills and a passion to engage with clients
Attention to detail, patience, and an ability to multi-task under pressure
Collaborative and team work oriented
Independent, logical, and critical thinking, with the willingness to constantly think outside the box
Bilingual in English and Mandarin/Cantonese
ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.