Our client, California State Teachers’ Retirement System (CalSTRS or Fund), a $220 billion retirement system, is seeking a Portfolio Manager-Currency Program-Internal, a newly created position. The Currency Management Program – Internal (the Program) is housed within the Fixed Income Unit of the Investment Branch; comprised of approximately 160 individuals, including 135 investment professionals.
Under the general direction of the Director of Fixed Income, the Portfolio Manager is responsible for developing and managing the day-to-day implementation of the Program within the Fixed Income Unit and will oversee an Associate Portfolio Manager and an Investment Officer. One of the objectives of this position will be to grow the Program and increase the value add.
The ideal candidate will have been an integral part of an internal currency management program for a significant time, ideally 5-7 years. An undergraduate degree in finance, economics, business or a related field is required. An advanced degree, the CFA designation, or the CMT designation will be viewed favorably.
CalSTRS’ Investment Branch was recently named as one of the best places to work in money management by Pensions & Investments magazine for the second year in a row (and the third time overall). It is the first public pension fund ever to receive this distinction. CalSTRS also was honored as winner of the Innovation in Industry Award for public pension plans over $15B in 2011 by aiCIO magazine.
The base salary range is $172,000 - $258,000 with potential incentive compensation of up to 75%.
To view the position specifications please click here: https://eflassociates.cbiz.com/Portals/2/Denver/CalsTRS_Currency_PM_Final_7498.pdf
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