Portfolio Manager Global Corporates

  • Competitive
  • Zurich, Switzerland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Fisch Asset Management AG
  • 19 Feb 18

Your Function

This is a position working as a portfolio manager within the corporate bond team with a focus on global corporates to further support our significant growth in our business.

  1. Your Tasks


  2. Our Requirements


  3. About Fisch
  • Complement the existing global corporate team as a portfolio manager
  • Implement the investment strategy subject to the investment guidelines
  • Be accountable for the resulting performance and represent it both internally and to clients
  • Pitch for new mandates and prospective client funds
  • Refine and improve the investment process when warranted
  • Conduct fundamental credit analysis
  • Attend conferences and visit issuers as appropriate
  • Help on other tasks within the corporate bond team as needed
  • University ‐Degree, CFA Charter holder preferred
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience as a credit portfolio manager with meaningful experience and own track record in the global corporate space
  • Strong analytical, conceptual and communication skills with the ability to effectively and proactively take action
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and high self‐management ability
  • Strong linguistic skills in both English and German – or a strong motivation to learn German
  • Preference for EU or Swiss passport holders due to work permit regulations
  • Fisch Asset Management AG (“Fisch”) is an independent asset management firm that specializes in Convertible Bond, Corporate Bond and Absolute Return strategies with CHF 10.5bn in AuM. The company was founded in 1994 in Zurich by the brothers Kurt and Dr Pius Fisch, who remain actively involved in the firm and counts more than 80 employees. Fisch is 100% owned by its employees and enjoys a corporate culture that is based on transparency, integrity, and interests that are fully aligned with those of our clients.