What you’ll do:

  • Manage assigned portfolios to meet or exceed performance standards consistent with fund investment objectives while adhering to client-specified and regulatory requirements
  • Proactively maximize shareholder value through trading strategies, corporate action elections, tax mitigation strategies and/or other ad-hoc opportunities
  • Accurately interpret and implement relevant index methodology, including rebalancing
  • Ensure prudent risk management with carefully developed investment and operational processes
  • Maintain current knowledge of all regulatory requirements and ensure portfolios remain compliant
  • Apply quantitative techniques and models, coupled with a strong understanding of ETF management and index construction, to portfolio management
  • Utilize multi-asset management experience to accurately monitor and trade portfolios across a variety of asset classes with best practice approach to trade execution
  • Attribute fund performance and understand and minimize sources of portfolio risk relative to the benchmark
  • Proactively contribute to overall systems/investment process enhancements
  • Ability to build relationships and work with internal and external colleagues to get new initiatives executed and deliver a superior client experience
  • Assist management in portfolio oversight utilizing exception reporting and leverage internal reporting for issue resolution and interpretation
  • Mentor other portfolio managers and assist in their growth and contribution to the investment team
  • Other responsibilities as assigned by manager

What you have:

  • Comprehensive knowledge of ETFs and global markets and currency trading
  • Proficient user of Microsoft Office, Bloomberg AIM and portfolio management systems
  • Excellent Excel knowledge and strong programming skills, including Python
  • Experience implementing process improvements and project management
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize while producing high-quality work in a fast-paced environment
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Ability to discreetly handle confidential data
  • Ability to make independent judgments as well as take direction from others
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written, with ability to organize and express thoughts clearly and concisely
  • Experience presenting to clients, fund trust boards, and regulators
  • Strong organizational skills and proactive planning, ability to respond to urgent requests
  • Aptitude and passion for learning new things quickly with a strong work ethic in a dynamic environment
  • Track record of highly professional behavior and good industry reputation
  • Align with Vident Core Values: Inspired Collaboration, Honor & Authenticity, Intellectual Curiosity, Exceptional Performance and Inclusion & Humility

Education and/or Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • MBA or other relevant advanced certification preferred
  • 7-10 or more years of ETF portfolio management required across multiple asset classes required.  Do not apply without proven ETF PM experience

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