This position is eligible for incentive compensation and has a maximum incentive opportunity of 50% of base salary.
An incumbent who possesses a professional certification in one of the following designations: Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM), Financial Risk Manager (FRM), Certified Investment Management Analyst (CIMA) or Chartered Alternative Investment Analysts (CAIA) may receive a 5% monthly base pay differential. Only one 5% base pay differential is eligible regardless of the number of certifications.
The CalSTRS Investments Branch is seeking an experienced individual to work as an Associate Portfolio Manager in the Sustainable Investment & Stewardship Strategies unit.
Under the general direction of the Investment Director, Sustainable Investment Strategies, the Associate Portfolio Manager provides independent analysis and consultation regarding the development and implementation of CalSTRS sustainable investment strategies, with a particular focus on the SISS public equity portfolio (SISS Public Portfolio). The incumbent participates in the monitoring and implementation of comprehensive public market investment and risk management strategies to meet the objectives of the SISS Public Portfolio within the overall SISS Portfolio. As needed, this position will also provide staff supervision.
The ideal candidate will possess the following skills:
• Experience leading, coaching, developing or mentoring staff
• Ability to develop and implement Investment strategies and policies
• Strong understanding of investment portfolios, securities and analyses
• Ability to work effectively as a team player and work collaboratively across multiple asset classes
• Strong work ethic, high integrity, and desire to learn
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Does this opportunity seem right for you? If so, apply here now.
CalSTRS offers a hybrid approach including in-office and remote work solutions with staff working on-site at our Headquarters in West Sacramento 2-3 days per week.
The California State Teachers' Retirement System (CalSTRS) is the largest educator-only pension fund in the world. CalSTRS proudly provides retirement, disability and survivor benefits to California’s 980,000 public school educators and their families.
The Investments Branch manages a portfolio that is broadly diversified into seven asset categories with assets totaling approximately $288.6 billion as of September 30, 2022. In 2021, the CalSTRS Investments Branch was named in Pensions & Investments magazine’s “Best Places to Work in Money Management” list for the seventh time since 2013, and our employees continue to support an inclusive environment.