IMD, GSAM, Global Portfolio Solutions, Client Management, Analyst – Salt Lake City

  • Competitive
  • Salt Lake City, UT, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Goldman Sachs USA
  • 18 Feb 19

IMD, GSAM, Global Portfolio Solutions, Client Management, Analyst – Salt Lake City

We're a team of trusted advisors who provide innovative investment solutions to help our clients meet their financial goals. From private wealth to asset management, we work with specialists and groups from around the firm to help high-net-worth individuals and institutions across various industries navigate changing markets and make smart investments. We value self-starters with an entrepreneurial spirit, but still provide the support and resources to ensure your success.

Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) delivers innovative investment solutions through a global, multi-product platform that offers clients the advantages that come with working with a large firm, while maintaining the benefits of a boutique. GSAM is one of the pre-eminent investment management organizations globally. Critical to the success of GSAM is our ability to leverage a global team of talented professionals to define solutions and lead change across the operational infrastructure.

Global Portfolio Solutions (GPS) designs and develops multi-asset investment management solutions that are customized to meet our clients' unique objectives. These solutions offer a tailored menu of strategies and services, including markets expertise, asset allocation and risk management. GPS is a committed partner to corporate pensions, nonprofits, government institutions, sovereign wealth funds, and financial institutions, and currently manages over $109 billion in assets for a diverse group of clients globally. The team has been constructing and managing multi-asset class portfolios and is comprised of more than 130 professionals across the Americas, Europe, and Asia.
The GPS Client Management team focuses on onboarding new clients, the client set up on our internal systems, and the production of client analytics which interprets and reports on investment portfolios. The client reports are utilized in Investment Committee meetings as well as external client materials. The GPS team partners with distribution channels to help win and retain institutional and individual clients through marketing content and external branding, strategy updates, and performance reporting and interpretation. The team has a strong focus on developing analytics to provide a comprehensive content suite that strengthens and supports these branding and client relationship efforts. Specifically, the role focuses on producing client reports, analysis of client performance and risk, onboarding new clients into GPS portfolios, and strategic projects.


  • Project Management - Coordinate, organize and lead implementation of GPS client portfolio activity and serve as a point of escalation for issues throughout the event
  • Performance Analytics - Work with various data sources to measure investment performance and quantify portfolio manager investment decisions.
  • Technical skills - Working knowledge of various performance methodologies / analytics (i.e. attribution, benchmarking, tracking error, and risk decomposition)
  • Product Knowledge - Develop understanding of Global Portfolio Solutions portfolio implementation, asset allocation and tactical tilt solutions
  • Investment diligence - Collaborate with internal business groups, internal operations teams, external managers and custodian banks to validate data integrity
  • Digital Strategy - Work with Strats and technology team to build out digital strategy for client portal reviewing portfolio details and analytics

  • 1-3 years of relevant work experience
  • Strong project management skills including ability to organize and track multiple projects in parallel, delivery on tight timelines, and a hands-on approach to resolving issues
  • Acute attention to detail
  • Performance measurement and multi-asset class product knowledge
  • Interest in the financial services industry and desire to build knowledge of portfolio management and the markets
  • Excellent communication skills (including writing, verbal, and presentation)
  • Ability to work well in a fast paced team environment
  • Ability to present and describe analytics to clients
  • Highly organized; attention to detail and excellent follow-through required
  • Proficiency in PowerPoint, Excel, and Word

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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