Sr. Portfolio Mgr Externally Managed Investments

Company:University of California Office of the President

Requisition Number: 20160360

Appointment Type: Staff - Career

Personnel Program: MSP

Work Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00-5:00

Percentage of Time: 100

Organizational Area: Office of the Chief Investment Officer

Location: Oakland, CA

Posting Salary: Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience

Position Summary:

Reporting to Senior Managing Director ('SMD') of Public Equities, the Senior Portfolio Manager, Externally Managed Investments is responsible for working closely with the SMD to manage an approximately $20 billion portfolio of externally managed equity investments and is part of the equity leadership team overseeing a $40 billion equity portfolio.


-Possess highest ethical standards, passion for investing and strong work ethic. The individual must be self-motivated with the confidence to actively form, debate and recommend non-consensus views

-Senior level investor and sophisticated investment thinker with approximately 8-10 or more years of experience managing externally managed portfolios of equity managers and hedge funds in the institutional investment world.

-Demonstrated track record of investing in global equities across sectors, along with the ability to incorporate quantitative and qualitative evaluations

-Outstanding interpersonal characteristics, reputation, and team orientation, which will enable her/him to command the confidence, loyalty, and respect of investment colleagues and external constituents.

-Strong communication, analytical, leadership and interpersonal skills and must value and support the collegial atmosphere of UC Investments, encouraging creativity and appropriate risk-taking

-Ability to develop investment talent, inspire excellence, lead change and foster the development of a high performance investment culture

-Bachelors degree required with an advanced degree and CFA designation preferred.

Special Conditions of Employment:

Travel outside of normal business hours

Other Special Conditions of Employment:

Successful completion of a background check is required for appointment to this critical position.

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The University of California, one of the largest and most acclaimed institutions of higher learning in the world, is dedicated to excellence in teaching, research and public service. The University of California Office of the President is the corporate headquarters to the ten campuses, five medical centers and three Department of Energy National Labs and enrolls premier students from California, the nation and the world.

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