Senior Portfolio Manager

Edward Jones

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Canada (Remote)

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    Position summary

    nd UMAs).

    • Serve as a deep investment subject matter expert and deliver high quality recommendations, including asset allocation/investment selection, in an efficient manner to support the Canadian Portfolio Management Team (PMT) areas of influence and support other areas of the organization in pursuit of firm objectives.

    • Ensure recommendations of the team are consistent with Edward Jones' investment philosophy, adhere to our established investment process, and deliver performance that meet or exceed expectation on behalf of clients through active participation on Canadian PMT.

    Skills/Requirements

    • Must satisfy education and experience requirements to be licensed as a Portfolio Manager

    • Bachelor's degree required (business related degree strongly preferred)

    • CFA designation required

    • CSC and CPH required

    • MBA and CFP an asset

    • Proficiency in spreadsheets, databases, and other software programs (Morningstar Direct, Microsoft Office, FactSet, Bloomberg, BlackRock Aladdin, etc.)

    • Minimum Years of Experience Required

    • 7+ years experience as a portfolio manager with coverage and/or extensive industry experience strongly preferred

    Required skillset

    • Strong knowledge of asset allocation, portfolio construction, stock selection, and portfolio risk management.

    • Strong knowledge of various types of investments, asset classes, and markets.

    • Extensive knowledge of mutual fund and money management industry including various managed investments (mutual funds, ETFs, UMAs, and separately managed accounts).

    • Strong analytical and quantitative skills with a high attention to details and client focus.

    • Ability to position portfolios according to identified investment risks and opportunities.

    • Broad understanding of Edward Jones investment philosophy and business model.

    • Strong written and verbal communication skills for preparing and presenting research to FAs, clients, asset management companies and internal areas within the firm (including governance committees and/or independent boards).

    • Strong interpersonal skills are necessary to express ideas and research to other areas of the firm, mutual fund companies, and money management firms.

    • Ability to represent Edward Jones by meeting with money managers and senior management of mutual fund companies and money management firms.

    Problem Solving:

    • Very strong critical thinking skills required.

    • Ability to solve complex, non-routine problems, often with incomplete information.

    • Ability to apply sound judgement and formulate recommendations by analyzing large amounts of information.

    • Senior Portfolio Managers will regularly and proactively make investment decisions based on a thorough and detailed analysis of historical data and future expectations.

    Decision Making:
    High level of authority. Analysis requires gathering all relevant facts, analysis of the information, and judgment to make the final investment decision. Senior Portfolio Managers are frequently making complex, non-routine investment decisions. These decisions are presented to and discussed with other team members, including senior leadership, with the Senior Portfolio Manager having ultimate responsibility for the outcome. Senior Portfolio Managers also help mentor other associates on team and ensure investment analysis performed by other Portfolio Managers or Analysts is conducted properly.

    Awards & Accolades

    At Edward Jones, we are building a place where everyone feels like they belong. We're proud of our associates' contributions to the firm and the recognitions we have received.

    Check out our U.S. awards and accolades: Insights & Information Blog Postings about Edward Jones

    Check out our Canadian awards and accolades: Insights & Information Blog Postings about Edward Jones

    About Us

    Join a financial services firm where your contributions are valued. Edward Jones is a Fortune 500¹ company where people come first. With over 8 million clients and 19,000 financial advisors across the U.S. and Canada, we're proud to be privately-owned, placing the focus on our clients rather than shareholder returns.

    Behind everything we do is our purpose: We partner for positive impact to improve the lives of our clients and colleagues, and together, better our communities and society. We are an innovative, flexible, and inclusive organization that attracts, develops, and inspires performance excellence and a sense of belonging.

    People are at the center of our partnership. Edward Jones associates are seen, heard, respected, and supported. This is what we believe makes us the best place to start or build your career.

    View our Purpose, Inclusion and Citizenship Report.

    1Fortune 500, published June 2023, data as of December 2022. Compensation provided for using, not obtaining, the rating.

    Edward Jones does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, pregnancy, veteran status, genetic information or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

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    Why you should apply for a job to Edward Jones:

  • 63% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 73% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.