Vice President, Portfolio Manager

Singapore, Singapore
12 May 2023
11 Jun 2023
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
PIMCO is a global leader in active fixed income with deep expertise across public and private markets. We invest our clients' capital across a range of fixed income and credit opportunities, leveraging our decades of experience navigating complex debt markets. Our flexible capital base and deep relationships with issuers have helped us become one of the world's largest providers of traditional and nontraditional solutions for companies that need financing and investors who seek strong risk-adjusted returns.

Since 1971, our people have shaped our organization through a high-performance inclusive culture, in which we celebrate diverse thinking. We invest in our people and strive to imprint our CORE values of Collaboration, Openness, Responsibility and Excellence. We believe each of us is here to help others succeed and this has led to PIMCO being recognized as an innovator, industry thought leader and trusted advisor to our clients.

Major Responsibilities:
  • Executing trades across cash bonds and derivative instruments in Asia credit.
  • Understanding of credit fundamentals and how technical and others factors influence the valuation for various Asia issuers and wider impact to names in related industries.
  • Possess a firm macro-economic foundation, and ability to interpret other market instruments such as rates, currencies, and equities to arrive at market assumption and implications
  • Knowledge of Portfolio Management, and experience in generating alpha-adding ideas in real time across multiple regional and global strategies.
Position Requirements:
  • Demonstrated ability to generate ideas/strategies and/or execute trades to enhance portfolio returns and mitigate risk.
  • Strong academic credentials and achievement.
  • Demonstrated experience working as a liaison between groups.
  • Desired experience may come from sell or buy side or both.
Critical Competencies for Success:
  • Bachelor Degree Required/Advanced Degree a plus.
  • A keen intellect and strong quantitative skills, demonstrated through an ability to recognize inter-related market opportunities and develop strategies for capturing such opportunities.
  • Comprehension of the interplay between top-down and bottom-up investment drivers.
  • Ability to work across the organization in a collaborative manner.
  • Strong communication skills, internally and externally.
Other Personal Characteristics:
  • Ambitious and competitive with a strong work ethic.
  • Combines strength of convictions with low ego needs.
  • Able to remain calm and objective in the face of periods of excessive optimism or extreme pessimism in the capital markets.
  • Unassailable ethics and integrity.
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