Senior Portfolio Manager (Fixed Income)

Date Posted: 12/27/2019 7:10:00 PM

Monthly Salary: Confidential

Pension Alliance Limited (PAL Pensions)


Job Description

  • Support the daily management of the fund portfolios; consistent with their respective investment objectives with particular emphasis on the fixed income funds and the fixed income allocation of diversified funds.
  • Recommend tactical trading opportunities to the investment management team to optimize portfolio return.
  • Manage duration and credit structure of portfolios to achieve target returns and minimize risk and volatility.
  • Monitor capital market developments and conduct investment related research in order to develop and support investment thesis; with particular emphasis on monetary conditions and inflation drivers/ expectations.
  • Develop financial and quantitative models to measure investment decisions including relative value analysis and risk analysis and performance ( including NII and return attribution)
  • Collaborate with relevant business units to support strategic initiatives; fund pricing ,evaluating new transactions, company capital and reserve management etc.
  • Conduct fundamental fixed income research and credit analysis
  • Communicate investment strategies and results to relevant parties across the company .
  • Participate in Management Investment Committee and Board Investment Strategy Committee meetings
  • Deliver investment related presentations to the firm and/or third party clients as required.


  • Bachelor's degree in Economics, Business, Finance or any relevant course ( minimum of second class lower)
  • 8 to 10 years of relevant fixed income portfolio management experience.
  • Deep understanding of government securities market preferably with background in treasury function in a financial institution.
  • Strong quantitative, analytical and modeling skills
  • Effective communicator, coordinator and thought partner; comfortable and effective partnering with senior level executive team and external parties.
  • Open minded, innovative and strategic thinker.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and in material compliance with set risk limits and guidelines.
  • Preferred candidates will have an MBA or relevant Master's degree and CFA designation or related professional certification.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV / resume to [email protected] indicating the Job Title as the subject of the email