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Investment Associate

Impax Asset Management LLC
Portsmouth, NH 03801
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    112457677

Opportunity for the Investment Associate:

Impax Asset Management LLC, investment adviser to Pax World Funds and a leader in the field of Sustainable Investing, is seeking a highly motivated individual for the newly created position of Investment Associate.

Reporting to the Chief Investment Officer, the position provides the opportunity to gain exposure to and contribute to important areas of investment management trading, portfolio optimization and analytics in connection with strategic beta strategies as well as providing general support for the investment management team, including sustainable and gender lens strategies. The incumbent must be able to handle complex tasks, prioritize effectively, be flexible as priorities change and handle ad-hoc requests from various team members. She or he must be able to attend to day-to-day details while maintaining a strategic, analytical focus.

Responsibilities of the Investment Associate:

  • Serve as back-up equity trader and assist in equity and fixed income executions
  • Work with London middle office colleagues in all aspects of trade support, settlement and operations
  • Ensure compliance with established regulatory and operational procedures
  • Support all aspects of the Beta Strategies, including portfolio optimization, analytics and attribution
  • Develop a thorough understanding of the Barra risk model and portfolio optimizer
  • Undertake special projects under the direction of the CIO and/or Director, Portfolio Analytics & Index Strategy Optimization
  • Contribute to Impaxs collaborative investment culture by participating in meetings and sharing views with Portfolio Managers and Analysts

Qualifications of the Investment Associate:

  • High standards of ethics and integrity
  • Some prior related experience (1 3 years) in financial analysis or operations preferred
  • Progress toward and/or commitment to achieving the CFA designation
  • Strong analytical and technical skills including robust Excel experience
  • Knowledge of Bloomberg Trade Order Management System a plus
  • Knowledge of portfolio optimization a plus
  • Ability to understand risks and react accordingly, adaptable to change
  • Ability to handle stress and make sound decisions under pressure
  • Demonstrate ability to prioritize and manage multiple assignments in a fast-paced environment and to meet deadlines with efficiency and accuracy

The Company:

Impax Asset Management LLC, formerly Pax World Management LLC, is investment adviser to Pax World Funds and a pioneer in the field of sustainable investing. The firm offers a diverse lineup of mutual funds and separate accounts focused on the risks and opportunities arising from the transition to a more sustainable global economy. Each Pax strategy integrates environmental, social and governance (ESG) research into the investment process to better manage risk and deliver competitive long-term investment performance. Since 1971, we have made it possible for investors to pursue financial returns while aligning their investments with their values.

Headquartered in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, we serve the investment needs of individuals, financial advisors and institutional investors. Our rapidly growing company of approximately 57 employees, offers a friendly, collaborative and professional work environment. Visit us at www.paxworld.com.

Asset Management LLC, investment adviser to Pax World Funds and a leader in the field of Sustainable Investing, is seeking a highly motivated individual for the newly created position of Investment Associate.

Compensation:

Impax provides competitive compensation and benefits packages commensurate with experience.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to high standards of corporate social responsibility, both in our investment approach and in the way we try to conduct our own business. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply for this position.

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<p class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><strong>Opportunity for the Investment Associate:</strong></p> <p class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; font-size: 14px;">Impax Asset Management LLC, investment adviser to Pax World Funds and a leader in the field of Sustainable Investing, is seeking a highly motivated individual for the newly created position of Investment Associate. </span></p> <p class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"> </p> <p class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Reporting to the Chief Investment Officer, the position provides the opportunity to gain exposure to and contribute to important areas of investment management trading, portfolio optimization and analytics in connection with strategic beta strategies as well as providing general support for the investment management team, including sustainable and gender lens strategies. The incumbent must be able to handle complex tasks, prioritize effectively, be flexible as priorities change and handle ad-hoc requests from various team members. She or he must be able to attend to day-to-day details while maintaining a strategic, analytical focus.</span></span></p> <p class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"> </p> <p class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;"><strong>Responsibilities of the Investment Associate: </strong></span></span></p> <ul> <li class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Serve as back-up equity trader and assist in equity and fixed income executions</span></span></li> <li class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Work with London middle office colleagues in all aspects of trade support, settlement and operations</span></span></li> <li class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Ensure compliance with established regulatory and operational procedures</span></span></li> <li class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Support all aspects of the Beta Strategies, including portfolio optimization, analytics and attribution</span></span></li> <li class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Develop a thorough understanding of the Barra risk model and portfolio optimizer</span></span></li> <li class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Undertake special projects under the direction of the CIO and/or Director, Portfolio Analytics & Index Strategy Optimization</span></span></li> <li class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Contribute to Impaxs collaborative investment culture by participating in meetings and sharing views with Portfolio Managers and Analysts</span></span></li> </ul> <p class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;"><strong>Qualifications of the Investment Associate:</strong></span></span></p> <ul> <li class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">High standards of ethics and integrity</span></span></li> <li class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Some prior related experience (1 3 years) in financial analysis or operations preferred </span></span></li> <li class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Progress toward and/or commitment to achieving the CFA designation</span></span></li> <li class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Strong analytical and technical skills including robust Excel experience</span></span></li> <li class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Knowledge of Bloomberg Trade Order Management System a plus</span></span></li> <li class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Knowledge of portfolio optimization a plus</span></span></li> <li class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Ability to understand risks and react accordingly, adaptable to change</span></span></li> <li class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Ability to handle stress and make sound decisions under pressure</span></span></li> <li class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Demonstrate ability to prioritize and manage multiple assignments in a fast-paced environment and to meet deadlines with efficiency and accuracy</span></span></li> </ul> <p class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"> </p> <p class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;"><strong>The Company:</strong></span></span></p> <p class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><span style="line-height: 107%;"><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Impax Asset Management LLC, formerly Pax World Management LLC, is investment adviser to Pax World Funds and a pioneer in the field of sustainable investing. The firm offers a diverse lineup of mutual funds and separate accounts focused on the risks and opportunities arising from the transition to a more sustainable global economy. Each Pax strategy integrates environmental, social and governance (ESG) research into the investment process to better manage risk and deliver competitive long-term investment performance. Since 1971, we have made it possible for investors to pursue financial returns while aligning their investments with their values. </span></span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: .0001pt; margin: 0in 0in 8pt;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><span style="line-height: 107%;"><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Headquartered in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, we serve the investment needs of individuals, financial advisors and institutional investors. Our rapidly growing company of approximately 57 employees, offers a friendly, collaborative and professional work environment. Visit us at <a style="color: blue; text-decoration: underline;" href="http://www.paxworld.com"><span style="color: #0070c0;">www.paxworld.com</span></a>. </span></span></span></p> <p class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><span style="font-family: Calibri, sans-serif;">Asset Management LLC, investment adviser to Pax World Funds and a leader in the field of Sustainable Investing, is seeking a highly motivated individual for the newly created position of Investment Associate. </span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: .0001pt; margin: 0in 0in 8pt;"> </p> <p class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;"><strong>Compensation:</strong></span></span></p> <p class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"><span style="line-height: 107%;"><span style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Impax provides competitive compensation and benefits packages commensurate with experience.</span></span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: .0001pt; margin: 0in 0in 8pt;"> </p> <p style="margin-bottom: .0001pt; margin: 0in 0in 8pt;"><strong style="font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; font-size: 14px;"><em>We are an equal opportunity employer committed to high standards of corporate social responsibility, both in our investment approach and in the way we try to conduct our own business. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply for this position.</em></strong></p> <p class="MsoNoSpacing" style="margin-left: .5in; margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"> </p> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/ADLWOWIOw8ZrHEmjhoP4q"> <p>PI112457677</p>
Posted: 2019-08-01 Expires: 2019-09-02

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