BlackRock - ETF Portfolio Manager

BlackRock is looking for an ETF Portfolio Manager in their SF office. Qualified candidates are encouraged to connect with Valerie Wong (wongvalerie@gmail.com) for an introduction prior to applying.

Find the application here.

Responsibilities

  • Manage all aspects of portfolios including index changes, corporate actions, and cash management; ensure that portfolios track within performance expectations
  • Apply quantitative techniques and models, coupled with specific market knowledge, to portfolio construction and risk budgeting.
  • Use various investment vehicles (including derivatives) and trading strategies to meet a desired investment objective.
  • Attribute fund performance and understand sources of portfolio risk relative to the benchmark.
  • Establish portfolio management expertise and champion the funds to internal groups and external clients.
  • Support senior management and client-facing groups on fund education and ad-hoc requests.

Skills

  • Bachelor's degree in finance, economics, or related field. Graduate degree or CFA desirable
  • Familiarity with exchange traded funds is desirable.
  • Solid working knowledge of capital markets and portfolio management theory.
  • Working knowledge of index methodologies and portfolio construction desirable.
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills.
  • Expertise in Excel.
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize assignments while producing high quality work in a demanding, fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication, teamwork, and relationship-building skills.