Manager for Risk and Analytics

Company:Illinois State Board of Investment

The Illinois State Board of Investment (ISBI) is conducting a search for a Manager of Risk and Analytics. ISBI manages the investment portfolio for three State retirement systems with total assets of approximately $14.5 billion. ISBI also provides investment oversight for the State’s $4 billion deferred compensation plan.

This position reports to the Executive Director. Responsibilities will include serving as an advanced subject matter expert, responsible for monitoring and reporting on valuation of all investments, for the development of risk policy and monitoring procedures and to act as a research and analytics resource for the Board and the Executive Director. Also the position will be responsible for ongoing research and monitoring to ensure compliance with financial reporting requirements and conformity to Board objectives.

Candidates will have good written and oral communication skills and knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel programs. The candidate will have a minimum of five years professional experience. Bachelor of Arts degree required; MBA, CFA or CPA preferred.

Interested individuals should send resume and cover letter:
Illinois State Board of Investment
Attn: Alise M. White, Deputy Executive Director
180 North LaSalle Street, Suite 2015 - Chicago, IL 60601