VP/SVP, Strategist, Fixed Income

  • Attractive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • GIC Private Limited
  • 29 Sep 16

We are one of the largest investment management organisations in the world, with over 1000 people working together to create long-term value.

Public Market Investments
The Public Markets include equities, fixed income, alternative investments and money market instruments.
 
Fixed Income (FI)
The Fixed Income department is responsible for managing the fixed income assets of the GIC portfolio. Its universe is global and spans multiple sectors, including G10 interest rates, credit, emerging markets, collateralised bonds, convertible bonds and FX. FI is currently structured into 4 components:


• Portfolio Management (Global Macro, Credit Markets, Emerging Markets)
• Research and Strategy (Macro and Credit)
• Portfolio Analysis and Investment Services
• Systematic Investment Group

We are looking for a suitable candidate to join our Macro Research & Strategy Division as a Vice President / Senior Vice President, Strategist. This position is based in the Singapore office.
 
Key Responsibilities

  • To provide coverage for our macro strategy research and investment calls in the fixed income and foreign exchange space
  • Specific coverage of global markets, especially US. Experience in emerging markets will be a bonus
  • To build relationship with the policy-makers and think-tanks
  • To build up and strengthen the global research process and framework
     

Requirements

  • At least 10 years' experience in a global macro research
  • Knowledge in international monetary system and/or economic history
  • Macroeconomic and policy analysis of sovereigns
  • Experience with asset allocation is desirable
  • Strong research and investment strategy formulation background, including strong technical experience and analytical skills
  • Team player and self-driven with ability to anticipate changing market dynamics
  • Able to provide guidance and mentor juniors