Fixed Income Portfolio Manager, Global Bond

  • Competitive
  • Boston, MA, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Wellington Management Company, LLP
  • 24 Jul 17

Fixed Income Portfolio Manager, Global Bond

WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT

Wellington Management offers comprehensive investment management capabilities that span nearly all segments of the global capital markets. Our investment solutions, tailored to the unique return and risk objectives of institutional clients in more than 50 countries, draw on a robust body of proprietary research and a collaborative culture that encourages independent thought and healthy debate. As a private partnership, we believe our ownership structure fosters a long-term view that aligns our perspectives with those of our clients.

POSITION

Wellington currently manages over $460 billion in fixed income assets on behalf of our clients worldwide. Within our fixed income group, the Global Bond book of business is large, diverse and growing, and today totals more than $85 billion. To ensure that we continue to exceed our clients' investment expectations, we are seeking to recruit a Portfolio Manager to join our Global Bond portfolio management team to be based in Boston.  More specifically, the new portfolio manager will be responsible for managing a dedicated alpha sleeve consistent with their stated philosophy and process and within their area of specialization. .  While North America is a potential focus area, experience investing in global markets is ideal in order to partner broadly with in-house strategists and team members on country, duration and/or currency investments.  His/her alpha sleeve will be available across the platform for incorporation in all appropriate client mandates, ranging from Hedge Funds to core portfolios.  In addition, s/he will be expected to contribute to the investment dialogue of the team and the firm.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Manage a Global Macro alpha sleeve as part of the Global Bond team;
  • Contribute to the global macro investment dialogue and process;
  • Ensure a keen focus on generating performance for clients; and
  • Work with distribution teams to help grow assets and client relationships.


QUALIFICATIONS

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of five (5) years of absolute return investing experience. S/he will possess a background in global macro investing; a demonstrated ability to scale risk appropriately; and a collaborative, inclusive and intense work ethic.

Specific qualifications for the position are the following:
  • Minimum attributable track record of five (5) years managing an absolute return global macro approach; 
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a global team; and
  • Excellent academic credentials, ideally including a post-graduate or professional qualification.


JOB TITLE
Fixed Income Portfolio Manager, Global Bond

JOB FAMILY
Investment Management (IM)

LOCATION
280 Congress

As an equal opportunity employer, Wellington Management considers all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, creed, national origin, age, ancestry, disability (physical or mental), medical condition, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. If you are a candidate with a disability, or are assisting a candidate with a disability, and require an accommodation to apply for one of our jobs, please email us at Wellington@icareerhelp.com .