Associate Global Portfolio Analyst

Employer
Eaton Vance Investment Managers
Location
Boston, USA
Salary
Not Specified
Posted
03 Jul 2019
Closes
26 Jul 2019
Ref
6077348
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
By joining Eaton Vance, you'll become part of a company that has one of the best employee retention rates in the financial services industry. We offer competitive salaries, generous benefits, and tremendous opportunities for growth and development. If you do not see a position that fits your career objectives, please return to this site in the future as our hiring needs will change. We look forward to your becoming a part of our continued success!

Basic Purpose:

Eaton Vance's Global Income Department manages over $12 billion across multiple absolute return, fixed income, and equity investment strategies. The group employs a top down, country by country investment process that focuses on analyzing the political and economic conditions in countries around the globe. Its funds' investment strategies employ a wide range of financial instruments including sovereign and corporate credit, foreign exchange, interest rate and credit derivatives, commodities, and equities. The department invests directly in almost all global markets and frequently in emerging and frontier markets. Work with Portfolio Managers and Traders on the management and implementation of the portfolios. The Portfolio Management team routinely engages in projects to identify investment ideas to improve investment performance.

Primary Responsibilities:

• Works directly with senior portfolio managers, analysts and traders on a variety of projects of a quantitative nature.

• Organize and quantitatively analyze large data sets to identify potential investment opportunities.

• Conduct portfolio analysis leading to investment decisions resulting from findings.

• Design and build applications to analyze and visualize data for the purpose of research and portfolio management.

• Interpret portfolio data and attribution analysis and communicate results verbally and in written

format.

• Conduct competitor analysis to understand how our funds are relatively positioned with respect to our

peers.

• Continuously develop tools to make the job more efficient.

• Assists with other Department projects as needed.

Job Requirements:

• Bachelor's degree with a Major in economic, finance, or quantitative subjects. Work towards CFA is a

plus. Work towards a CFA or equivalent is expected upon hire.

• 3+ years of related work experience or Master's Degree.

• Programming skills in R, Python, C#, SQL, or other languages.

• Ability to work with large data sets and strong numerical aptitude.

• Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills are essential.

• Strong Microsoft Excel skills.

• Strong attention to details.

• Ability to be flexible with regards to work hours.

• Self-starter with an ability to work independently.

This policy applies to Eaton Vance Corp. and all subsidiary companies (the "Company").

The Company is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing a work environment that is free of discrimination and harassment. It does not discriminate against applicants or employees with respect to any terms or conditions of employment on account of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, age, pregnancy, parenthood, physical or mental disability (actual or perceived), medical condition including genetic characteristics, marital status, citizenship status, military service, gender, gender identity, registered domestic partner status, domestic violence victim status, status with regard to public assistance, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Eaton Vance also prohibits discrimination based on the perception that a person has any of those characteristics or is associated with a person who has or is perceived as having any of those characteristics. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company, and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company, including supervisors and co-workers. All employment decisions shall be consistent with the principles of equal employment opportunity.

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