Goldman Sachs Asset Management's Quantitative Equity Solutions (QES) team oversees over $133BN across 32,000+ customized portfolios and a range of fund solutions. The QES team delivers bespoke investment solutions to High Net Worth, Institutional and Retail clients. As a focal point for one of the division's key priority initiatives, the team operates in an entrepreneurial environment but with the resources of a large organization. A core focus for the team is creating disruptive digital tools and designing cutting-edge investment strategies that are capable of transforming the asset management industry. We design and employ highly-scalable portfolio management systems to create equity-based strategies designed to meet client investment objectives. We invest on behalf of clients via a direct indexing approach, through highly customized separate accounts. Current investment solutions range from tax advantaged offerings, income based strategies, factor based investing, index replication, values alignment and ESG oriented portfolios - with more strategies under development.
Our team of client portfolio managers works closely with portfolios managers, salespeople, financial advisors and clients to understand client needs and find and help implement appropriate solutions, provide industry and strategy education and subject matter expertise, develop thought leadership and marketing materials, and develop and implement business strategy. Responsibilities also include collaborating on new investment strategies and digital tools we are developing. Our team is energized by leveraging technology to create scale and customization across our entire business and deliver an excellent client experience with industry leading investment solutions and performance. Our team operates in a fast paced environment that welcomes individuals who have a background and demonstrated interest in portfolio management and client collaboration
Learn and understand QES investment strategies and portfolio management approach
Drive commercial outcomes through client engagement, including client calls and meetings and creating and delivering client proposals.
Serve as a product expert on QES investment strategies to both internal and external clients of the Division and Firm
Serve as point of contact for Sales, Advisor and Client questions
Collaborate with portfolio managers, sales and marketing to create thought leadership and determine and execute best vehicle for delivery (webinar, blog posts, white paper, etc.)
Educate internal and external groups on focused products
Work closely with sales force and prepare relevant marketing materials
Work with investment team to identify product development opportunities
Conduct competitive analyses, peer group analyses and overall market research
Develop solid working relationships with Asset Management investment teams, working closely with portfolio managers, researches and investment specialists to gain investment insight to be used in our marketing collateral
Finance and statistics knowledge
Excellent verbal, presentation and written communication skills
Outstanding attention to detail
Thrives in a team-oriented and collaborative environment
Strong interest in the financial markets and strong investment sense/commercial instinct
Experience and background with quantitative techniques and investment strategies would be preferable
Organized and deadline driven
Strong PowerPoint and Excel skills
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and think clearly under pressure
Creativity and problem-solving skills
4+ years of relevant work experience
Some travel within the US for client meetings will be required
Salary Range The expected base salary for this New York, New York, United States-based position is $125000-$290000. In addition, you may be eligible for a discretionary bonus if you are an active employee as of fiscal year-end.
Benefits Goldman Sachs is committed to providing our people with valuable and competitive benefits and wellness offerings, as it is a core part of providing a strong overall employee experience. A summary of these offerings, which are generally available to active, non-temporary, full-time and part-time US employees who work at least 20 hours per week, can be found here .