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Assistant Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income

  • Employer: iA Financial Group
  • Office: 1080, Grande Allee West
  • City: Québec
  • Province: Quebec
  • Job category: Business Administration, Finance and Accounting
  • Job ID: JR10010616
  • Job type: Permanent Job Full time
  • Apply before: 2021-12-17

Description

Want to join one of the leading portfolio management groups in Quebec? With almost 90 billion dollars in assets under management, iA Investment Management (iAIM), a member of iA Financial Group, is offering a simulating career and opportunities for you to grow and continue to learn.


Reporting to the Director, Fixed Income, the team manages bond portfolios within the investment funds, such as segregated and mutual funds, in addition to actively managing around 20 mandates backed by various Canadian benchmark indexes, representing approximately CA$6.6B in assets under management.

Your main responsibilities will be to:


•    Analyze government bonds and the allocation of assets within an overall bond portfolio
•    Make recommendations in terms of strategy for the active management of bond portfolios against peers and indices
•    Help develop the overall portfolio construction strategy that makes it possible to achieve the team’s added-value objectives
•    Analyze risks and monitor portfolios
•    Understand and manage the many portfolio return factors
•    Implement investment strategies in the various portfolios
•    Help prepare presentations for institutional and business line partners
•    Create, improve, and maintain existing management tools

Requirements: 

•    Master’s degree in finance, economics, or another quantitative field and CFA designation
•    Four to ten years of relevant work experience
•    In-depth knowledge of bond asset classes
•    Comfortable using the Bloomberg environment and advanced Excel functions 
•    Knowledge of Python (or other programming language) (asset)
•    Highly disciplined, proactive, independent and demonstrates team spirit
•    Excellent ability to transform analyses into investment recommendations
•    Bilingual (French-English) essential (verbal and written)
 


At iA, we invest,
in you.

Our employees are our best investment and we have much to offer them.


Company Overview

About

iA Financial Group is the strength of a company with a human side, with its over 8,000 employees. Together, we have earned the trust of our more than four million clients and 25,000 advisors who have chosen us for their insurance, savings, and wealth management.

With over $200 billion in assets and half a billion invested in technological innovation, we’re a key player in the financial services industry in Canada and the United States. The secret to our success? Investing in you, one person at a time. Because, for over 125 years, we have believed that it’s by supporting our employees and surrounding ourselves with the most reputable leaders in the industry, we will continue to innovate.

At iA, we’re invested in you.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

At iA Financial Group, we support and celebrate diversity. We strive to provide a workplace that is recognized as inclusive for all, regardless of ethnic origin, nationality, language, religious beliefs, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, family situation, or physical or mental disability.

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