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Portfolio Manager Job Summary

JOB TITLE: Portfolio Manager


JOB TYPE: Full-Time

Portfolio Manager Job Details

  • The Portfolio Manager will focus on providing their clients with portfolios that are based on a successful investment strategy, with the primary goal of generating a sufficient return on investment.
  • The successful candidate for this position will possess a strong understanding of financial investment strategies and risk management techniques. 
  • As the job requires communication with clients and customers, exceptional customer service and interpersonal skills are required.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Majorly handle regulated fund portfolios
  • Determining acceptable risk levels for clients based on time frames, risk preferences, return expectations, and market conditions.
  • Take investment decisions in line with current financial market updates in order to maximize returns while also adhering to the guidelines in the Fund’s Trust Deed
  • Review of portfolio holdings from time to time for return optimization and also when there is any market news that can negatively or positively impact the portfolio
  • Monitor Fund asset allocation to avoid breach of allocation limit and re-balance when required
  • Close investment deals with counterparties.
  • Liaise with Trustees and Custodian
  • Organize quarterly Investment Committee meetings with the Fund’s independent members
  • Supervise and ensure the monthly and quarterly SEC reports are ready as at when due
  • Supervise and ensure the fact sheets are ready as at when due and other supervisory roles
  • Staying up to date with relevant investment and trading news, and economic trends.

Job Requirements and Qualification

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, economics, or finance, or other business-related fields
  • Minimum of 4 – 5 years of experience.
  • Detailed understanding of capital markets.
  • Excellent analytical skills and good mathematical knowledge, 
  • Proficient with the use of advanced statistical analysis software and capabilities (fluency in at least two of the following: SAS, R, Python, SQL, Salesforce)
  • Enthusiastic about economic and financial market trends
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to notice discrepancies in data.
  • Impeccable understanding of financial statements, spreadsheets, ratios, and concepts.
Application Deadline:

Deadline: March 18, 2022.

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