Sr. Investment Analyst II MSRP
Fixed Income, Currencies and Commodities
|Department||Maryland State Retirement and Pension Systems|
|Date Opened||5/5/2022 3:00:00 PM|
|Filing Deadline||6/6/2022 11:59:00 PM|
|Salary||$87,025.00 - $121,835.00/year|
|HR Analyst||Jacqueline Wallace|
The Maryland State Retirement Agency (the “Agency”) is the administrator of the Maryland State Retirement and Pension System (the “System”). The System is a multi-employer, public employees’ benefit retirement system composed of twelve (12) separate retirement and pension systems with additional plan components, covering approximately 245,000 active members and more than 160,000 retires and beneficiaries.
The Agency’s Investment team is both results driven and creative problem solvers who work together to manage a global multi-asset portfolio and to provide a secure base of assets to pay the current and future benefits for the underlying retirees and beneficiaries. The Investment Division is committed to providing a comprehensive work environment that will give the investment team members a complete understanding of the institutional investment process and to provide a diverse and inclusive workplace that embraces both analytical and creative thinkers.
The Agency is seeking a qualified and committed investment professional to serve as a Senior Investment Analyst in the Fixed Income unit of the Investment Division. The Senior Investment Analyst reports directly to the Managing Director of Fixed Income and will be an active member of the Investment Division. This individual will work collaboratively with the Fixed Income team and will assist in the sourcing, evaluating, recommending, executing and monitoring of portfolio investments.
This is a Management Service position and serves at the pleasure of the Appointing Authority.
LOCATION OF POSITION
120 East Baltimore StreetBaltimore, Maryland 21202
Main Purpose of Job
Education: Graduated from an accredited four-year college or university with a bachelor’s degree
Experience: Relevant experience in investments or finance
DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
- Experience at a pension, endowment, foundation, or other institutional investment organization.
- Someone who thrives in a team environment with minimal supervision.
- Knowledge of a broad opportunity set in private credit markets, private manager selection principles, business terms negotiation best practices, and private investments pacing models and portfolio construction methods.
- Previous experience in the due diligence, selection and execution process for private credit investments in an institutional asset management buy-side firm .
- Knowledge of risk management, including tools and strategies to manage idiosyncratic, systematic, and interest rate risks.
- Strong understanding of performance and risk attribution.
The examination will consist of a rating of your education, training, and experience as presented on your application and as they relate to the requirements of the position. You may be asked to complete a supplemental questionnaire. The supplemental questionnaire may be used as part of the rating process. Therefore, it is important that you provide complete and accurate information on your application.
The online application process is STRONGLY preferred. If you are unable to apply online, you may mail a paper application to:
DBM/Recruitment & Examination Division
301 West Preston Street, Room 608
Baltimore, MD 21201
Please include a cover letter and resume. All mailed documents must include the applicant's name and the job number and must be received by the closing date. Resumes will NOT be accepted in lieu of completing the application.
If you have any questions concerning the recruitment process for this position, please call 410-767-6352.
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As an equal opportunity employer, Maryland is committed to recruiting, retaining and promoting employees who are reflective of the State’s diversity. People with disabilities and bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.
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