Morgan Stanley Investment Management, together with its investment advisory affiliates, has more than 645 investment professionals around the world and $471 billion in assets under management or supervision as of September 30, 2018. Morgan Stanley Investment Management strives to provide outstanding long-term investment performance, service and a comprehensive suite of investment management solutions to a diverse client base, which includes governments, institutions, corporations and individuals worldwide.
The Solutions & Multi-Asset Group delivers custom portfolios and alpha-oriented investment strategies to institutional and high net worth investors around the world. Our expertise lies in providing solutions that encompass the full spectrum of traditional and alternative investment strategies across both public and private markets. The team manages ~$64bn in assets for a diverse range of clients in both on and offshore mutual funds, fund of ones, and separately managed accounts. The team is looking to fill a portfolio manager position with expertise in quantitative portfolio management. This position reports to the Head of Business Development for the Multi-Asset & Solutions team. RESPONSIBILITIES · Research and develop systematic equity and multi-asset trading strategies · Evaluate datasets and select strategy constraints · Manage client portfolios with accountability for investment performance · Work closely with compliance, legal, operations, risk, and technology to ensure efficient and effective portfolio management and trading processes · Develop and present thought leadership materials to support strategy sales · Produce custom analysis for clients and internal reporting · Meet with institutions, financial advisors, and individual investors to market investment strategy and interpret performance
QUALIFICATIONS · 5+ years of experience in the financial services industry, preferably in quantitative portfolio management · Degree in a technical field such as physics, economics, mathematics, or financial engineering. · Advanced degrees preferred though not required · Track record for researching systematic trading strategies · Solid statistical knowledge and modelling skills with familiarity with packages such as Matlab. · Exceptional attention to detail and well organized · Strong programming skills (Python). · Experience working with large data sets. · Team player with excellent verbal and written communication skills · Experience with programming and database languages such as python, SQL, and VBA is desirable
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