Retirement Investment Officer 3 in Des Moines, IA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

State of Iowa   •  

Des Moines, IA 50307

Industry: Education, Government & Non-Profit

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 52 days ago

Job Description

Only applicants who meet the Minimum Qualification Requirements and meet all selective requirements will be placed on the eligible list.


The Iowa Public Employees Retirement System (IPERS) is looking to hire a Retirement Investment Officer 3. This position will oversee public equity and real asset investment portfolios that represent over $15 billion in trust fund assets, and assist the investment unit in analyzing investment data and modeling investment ideas.

Duties include:

  • Monitor risk and activity of external public equity & real asset investment portfolios
  • Manage IPERS' relationship with external investment managers in assigned asset class
  • Perform quantitative analysis on investment data
  • Research and model new investment strategies
  • Manage or participate in manager selection processes
  • Monitor asset allocations with policy targets and participate in rebalancing discussions/decisions
  • Negotiate fees, terms and risk and investment guidelines in investment management services contracts.

Selectives

976 Python

12 months' experience, 12 semester hours, or a combination of both that demonstrates knowledge and understanding of the Python programming language, including but not limited to syntax, libraries, relational object mappers, multi process architectures and design.

OR

977 R – Programming Language

12 months' experience, 12 semester hours, or a combination of both that demonstrates knowledge and understanding of the R programming language, including but not limited to statistical sciences and analysis, data management and machine learning.

Minimum Qualification Requirements

Graduation from an accredited four year college or university with major emphasis in accounting, finance or investments and experience equaling six years of investment work for a stock exchange, investment or banking firm or institutional investor, public or private pension system, treasurer's office, or auditor's office, or in senior level investment accounting;

OR

an equivalent combination of education and experience substituting the equivalent of one year of full time work experience for each year of the required education to a maximum substitution of four years;

Valid Through: 2019-9-20

State of Iowa job

$70K - $108K