Senior Portfolio Manager (Credit Fund)

  • Bonus
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Michael Page
  • 15 Mar 18 2018-03-15

Overview A Hong Kong bases asset management firm is looking for a Senior Portfolio Manager (Credit) to join their great investment team. With approximately USD 800m AUM, with the core strategies being private credit extension, loan book origination, purchasing and downside protected special situations

The firm

My client works directly with companies to develop bespoke capital solutions that span across the entire capital structure tailored to various business objectives and specific requirements. Participating in both primary and secondary transactions, they specialize in direct lending, special situations investing, providing mid-to-late stage growth capital, and distressed restructuring


The role

The role has to manage an open ended alternative credit fund with proven track record and will be supported by analyst and rick manager

Job Responsibilities

  • Play a leadership role in managing an open ended fund

  • Screen, structure, negotiate, execute, hedge and monitor internal and external co-investment opportunities and credit portfolio purchases

  • Develop specific criteria and recommendations for the implementation of portfolio str5tegies

  • Determine appropriate legal structuring and hedging strategies and the impacts on the risk return profiles

  • Proactively monitor and manage the liquidity risk of the open ended fund that holds primarily illiquid positions

  • Establish portfolio allocation criteria and process, and regul5rly rebalance positions to keep exposures intact

  • Provide effective communication of recommendations and actions to stakeholders and other internal departments

  • Expand and manage the relationships of external investment managers who provide co-investment opportunities and credit origination platforms that syndicate credit assets

  • Oversee the screening memos and investment recommendations outlining highlights and risks

  • Provide ongoing assessment of positions based on the evolution of fundamentals, convictions and portfolio fit

  • Represent the fund externally and actively communicate the fund as well as the company's strategies and objectives



  • Years of investment experiences in credit and special situations strategies

  • Significant relationship management and team leading experience

  • Excellent understanding of professionalism, flexibility, adaptability, initiative, creativity, and self-improvement

  • Strong communication skills

  • Excellent judgement, decision making and execution capabilities

  • Willingness to travel

  • Speak very fluent Chinese (Mandarin) and English

Job Offer

What's on offer?

This is absolutely an exciting opportunity for an experience credit portfolio manager with reward in very attractive basic salary and bonus in a fixed formula (tied to AUM)

To apply online please click the Apply button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Lilian Yeung on +852 2848 9518