Portfolio Manager

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 12.2.2020
Aalto University is a community of bold thinkers where science and art meet technology and business. We are committed to identifying and solving grand societal challenges and building an innovative future. Aalto University has six schools with nearly 11 000 students and nearly 400 professors. Our campus is located in Espoo, Finland.

“Do you want to be a game changer and influence on the future of our community?

The purpose of our endowment is to enable Aalto University’s top quality research and education by generating additional funding through long-term, responsible investing. The endowment portfolio of 1 billion euros provides Aalto with greater financial independence and enhances its ability to direct resources to strategic focus areas and for shaping a sustainable future.

We are looking for a

Portfolio Manager

Your main responsibilities are implementing and supporting our cross asset investments capabilities, with focus on alternative investments (incl. hedge funds), private equity and private credit. You are expected to contribute to allocation and strategy work, so looking at markets from a cross asset perspective is natural to you. Experience from alternatives and illiquid assets is a benefit as is experience from manager selection. You are also familiar with sustainable investing themes.

Your experience and ambitions

The exact role and profile will depend on the selected candidate. The right candidate might be an experienced investment professional or someone in the early part of his or her career. A more junior candidate would be expected to start working alongside a more experienced colleague.

You have:

- Master’s degree, preferably in finance or economics
- experience in portfolio management
- analytical mindset
- curiosity to continuously learn and develop
- basic quantitative skills relevant to portfolio management
- flexibility to work in a small team
- integrity
- fluent English

Your team and network

You will be joining an ambitious investment team focusing on investment strategy, asset allocation and manager selection. The team values holistic cross asset thinking and is free of asset class silos. As a small team, we need people who can work both independently and contribute to the continuous dialogue within the team.

Enabling the work of a world-class academic institution is a responsibility we take with ambition and pride. Managing an institutional portfolio with long-term mindset, broad and flexible mandate and with minimum external restrictions is what makes our work fascinating.

Join us!

If you want to join our community of game changers and make a difference, please send your application and CV in English by March 6th, 2020 through the online recruitment system on Aalto University´s web page ("Apply now"). The position is permanent and work starts when we find you. More information: Head of Investments Iivo Paukkeri, tel. +358 50 599 0906 on Thursday February 20th between 11.00 and 15.00, Thursday February 27th between 10.00 and 14.00 and Wednesday March 4th between 11.00 and 15.00.

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  • Ilmoitusnumero: 1341092
  • Tehtäväalue: Pankki/rahoitus/vakuutus
  • Työsuhde: Vakituinen työsuhde
  • Työn tyyppi: Kokopäiväinen
  • Hakuaika päättyy: 6.3.2020
  • Hakuosoite: www-osoite
  • Sijainti: Espoo