University of California treasurer's office is seeking an absolute-return strategies investment officer for its $59.1 billion in retirement and endowment funds. It has $241 million in absolute-return strategies investments with 10 external managers. Salary range for the position is $95,400 to $214,700 a year. Duties include designing an absolute-return strategies program with a set of managers specializing in event arbitrage, distressed securities, long-short or market-neutral equity and convertible arbitrage. Other duties include assisting in the selection, hiring and review of absolute-return strategies managers. Qualifications include five to 10 years of experience in the sector. Other details weren't available.
Candidates may apply through the treasurer's office.