Portfolio Manager - Credit Portfolio Manager - Credit …

Elevate Partners
in Dublin, Leinster, Ireland
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 07 Aug 20
Competitive base salary plus bonus
Elevate Partners
in Dublin, Leinster, Ireland
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 07 Aug 20
Competitive base salary plus bonus
Posted by:
Kevin Menton • Recruiter
Posted by:
Kevin Menton
Our client, an international Asset Management firm are currently looking to hire a Credit Portfolio Manager. The successful candidate will be joining a highly ambitious, experienced investment team and will be responsible for fixed income idea generation within the fund and managing their credit portfolios.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage a portfolio of Credit securities in accordance with risk parameters
  • Develop and execute a clear and disciplined investment process that produces strong ideas and demonstrates sustainable and repeatable performance
  • Strong knowledge of macro trends with the ability to interpret market trends
  • Key and proactive contribution to the fundamental analysis, investment process and idea generation
  • Management of various funds of funds in the credit space and active contribution to other cross-asset funds.
  • Strong experience in trading corproate credit derivatives, for overlay and hedging strategies
  • Diligent supervision of the investment implementation, risk control and performance measurement
  • Development and maintenance of a robust analytical framework across the credit space
  • Ability to understand data related to portfolio attribution, contribution, and risk measures 


Education and Background

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, economics, engineering, finance, mathematics, physics, statistics, or a related field
  • Prior experience in a financial markets position with a minimum of 10 years in a risk taking role managing a portfolio of securities and producing strong risk adjusted returns
  • Thorough understanding of modeling techniques for corporate capital structures and derivative pricing (options, credit derivatives)
  • Strong understanding of portfolio construction, risk measurement/management, and performance attribution techniques
  • Willingness to embrace quantitative analytics and technology as valuable portfolio management tools
  • A commercial, solutions-oriented mind
  • Excellent analytical and quantitative skills, with strong attention to detail
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and thrive in a fast-paced team environment
  • Must be eager to be part of a collegial, collaborative environment embracing of a high level of camaraderie and respect among peers