Bank of America Institutional Portfolio Strategist II in Chicago, Illinois

Job Description:

The Institutional Portfolio Strategist II is responsible for the portfolio administration and investment management of a book of mid-size institutional client relationships and charitable trusts. The Strategist interacts with internal partners, such as client relationship associates in Philanthropic Management and Retirement Services at all levels.

Roles and Responsibilities:

• Applies the institutional investment process and utilizes guidance based solutions and centralized trading tools to efficiently manage the book of business

• Executes robust end to end compliance processes including Investment Policy Statement maintenance, Asset Allocation Monitoring and Reg 9 investment reviews

• Conducts all aspects involved with managing portfolios, including executing all trades, maintaining investment action plans, monitoring and addressing overdrafts, and documenting account activities and client interaction

• Exhibits sound judgment and knowledge of risk in execution of IPS investment decisions and maintains strict compliance with regulatory items; exhibits comprehensive understanding of policies and procedures; applies attention to detail and accuracy in execution

• Effectively communicates our investment process and results to the client

• Explains the capital markets, investment strategies and performance analytics to clients, and adapts investment strategies to changing market conditions and evolving client needs

• Earns confidence of partners and clients/prospects by conveying a deep understanding of the Institutional Investment business, our investment platform, our investment value proposition and can demonstrate application of top of house thought leadership for each situation

• Supports revenue growth of the market by delivering an Institutional client experience and supporting the sales process as appropriate

• Requires minimal day-to-day supervision, but receives guidance regarding expansion and maintenance of relationships

Qualifications/Desired Skills

• BA/BS in Economics, Finance or other business related program

• CFA or seeking CFA; MBA also attractive.

• 5-7 years of prior portfolio management or investment management experience.

• A team player with excellent communication skills and time management skills, computer proficiency and a high level of professionalism, particularly as it relates to attention to detail.

• Very eager to learn; comfortable exploring new avenues for client service delivery

Posting Date : 04/30/2018

Location :

Chicago, IL, 135 S LA SALLE ST (IL4135),

  • United States

Travel : Yes, 10% of the time

Full / Part-time : Full time

Hours Per Week : 40

Shift : 1st shift

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