Director of Portfolio Management

Job Purpose:

  • Global X is seeking a seasoned professional to lead its Portfolio Management team and oversee the management of 70 exchange-traded funds. The Global X ETFs are passively managed, equity-based strategies that track bold investment ideas across the globe
  • The Director will work with a team of four associates and report directly to the Chief Operating Officer
  • This role offers a unique opportunity to contribute to the further expansion of the Global X ETF platform and fuel its next stage of growth.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring that the portfolios meet the primary investment objective of tracking underlying indexes
  • Leading the development and maintenance of key infrastructure, including portfolio models, trading systems and reporting packages
  • Developing trade execution strategies to minimize trade impact and slippage under sometimes challenging market environments
  • Working closely with Portfolio Administration Team to ensure proper operational support for investment activities
  • Collaborating with the Product Development Team on new fund launches and product initiatives
  • Working closely with Chief Compliance Officer and Chief Operating Officer to identify areas of risk and install robust controls to mitigate such risks
  • Supporting Capital Markets Team in coverage of Authorized Participants and Market Makers
  • Developing and maintaining relationships with Index Providers
  • Fostering a strong team culture of compliance and ethical behavior
  • Nurturing the professional development of team members and providing timely feedback on individual performance
  • Maintaining broad knowledge and awareness of key ETF industry developments and trends
  • Maintaining in-depth knowledge of global markets, including emerging and frontier markets.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree from a leading university, ideally in business, finance, statistics, computer science or economics
  • Preference for CFA designation and/or post-graduate degree in business or finance
  • 7+ years of financial industry experience
  • 5+ years of ETF portfolio management experience
  • Proven success in managing a team
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Superior IT skills and exposure to trading systems and platforms.

Global X offers a competitive salary and benefits package. Global X is a fast-paced environment geared towards performance and attractive career opportunities, with an open corporate culture that values and rewards the contributions of every individual.

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  • Experience 5-7 Years
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  • Specialism ETFs
  • Address 600 Lexington Ave
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