Director of Defined Contribution Plans (Portfolio Manager 1)

Company:Pennsylvania State Employees’ Retirement System
Location:Harrisburg, PA

SERS is excited to launch a new defined contribution retirement plan on January 1, 2019. This position will be involved with the formulation of investment policy, strategy and ongoing evaluation of equity and fixed income investment managers.

SERS seeks applicants who have, at minimum, a bachelor’s degree and 4 years of relevant work experience in investment management; or 2 years of relevant work experience in investment management and successful completion of advanced certification/education in a related field (e.g. CFA, CPA, MA, MBA, or Ph.D.); or equivalent combination of work experience and education (including demonstrated progress toward degree or certification).

If you are a leader capable of project management, have a strong grasp on the economic and financial climate, can provide compelling insight for strategic allocation decisions, and can oversee the research and evaluation of defined contribution plan structures, costs, investment menu of options, and investment firms, we encourage you to apply for this position!

All applicants must apply through the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania’s main employment website, Navigate to the Open Jobs page. Filter by Department and select SL State Employees’ Retirement System. Contact SERS-Human Resources Division at 717.783.8085 for assistance.

Applicants are strongly encouraged to apply by October 19, 2018. Interviews will start after October 19th and will continue until a viable candidate is identified. The posting may no longer appear on the commonwealth’s main employment website after October 19th if an adequate candidate pool is established by that date.