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Stable Value Portfolio Analyst

Date Posted: Jun 3, 2021

Location: New York, NY, US, 10166

Company: MetLife

Role Value Proposition: 

The IS&S team is RIS’s resource for investment risk evaluation primarily for the Stable Value (SV) synthetics business. The group also provides investment consulting, compliance and reporting solutions to the separate account business supporting RIS products. The synthetic and separate account-based products supported by IS&S span several MetLife institutional businesses, including contracts and policies issued by various legal entities. The Investment Analyst role supports the IS&S functions mainly related to investment compliance, credit analysis and performance analytics.

 

Key Responsibilities:  

  • Investment due diligence of asset managers and strategies that include primarily fixed income investments but also equities and alternatives.
  • Work with asset managers on setting the risk parameters of investment guidelines.
  • Work with our partners at BNYM on investment compliance matters. Validate breaches and work with asset managers on prompt resolutions.
  • Oversee the production of timely monthly and quarterly reports for separate account investors and performance reports for internal utilization.
  • Work with other team members on the quarterly Credit Surveillance report for all companies’ SV does business with. Critical report to monitor the credit health of our clients.
  • Investment analysis for special projects.
  • Aim for process improvement and innovation to achieve new efficiencies particularly with respect to data management.
  • Assist in the expense management of IS&S’s external vendor services.

 

Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:

Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in, Business, Finance, Economics or other related discipline.
  • 2-4 years of experience in fixed income investments and performance analysis.
  • Strong analytical and research skills, including some programming capabilities, i.e. QlikView or similar.
  • Excel high level. Proficiency with investment analytic tools (i.e. Bloomberg, Morningstar Direct, eVestment Alliance, etc.).
  • Excellent oral and written communication.
  • Superior organizational and prioritization skills.
  • Team player (collaborating with a wide range of internal and external business partners).

Preferred:

  • MBA and/or CFA, CIMA designations or working towards one.
  • Experience with a broad array of asset managers, assets classes, investment strategies (products) and styles.

 

Travel

None

 

Business Category

Stable Value

 

Number of Openings

1

 

At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.” 

MetLife:

MetLife, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, is one of the world’s leading financial services companies, providing insurance, annuities, employee benefits and asset management to help its individual and institutional customers navigate their changing world. Founded in 1868, MetLife has operations in more than 40 countries and holds leading market positions in the United States, Japan, Latin America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East.

 

We are one of the largest institutional investors in the U.S. with $659.6 billion of total assets under management as of December 31, 2020. We are ranked #48 on the Fortune 500 list for 2020. In 2020, we were named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for the fifth year in a row. DJSI is a global index to track the leading sustainability-driven companies.   

       

MetLife is committed to building a purpose-driven and inclusive culture that energizes our people. Our employees work every day to help build a more confident future for people around the world.  Visit us at www.metlife.com to learn more about our brand, history, and values. 

 

We want to make it simple for all interested and qualified candidates to apply for employment opportunities with MetLife.  If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to accommodations@metlife.com or call our Employee Relations Department at 1-877-843-3711.

 

MetLife is a proud Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer dedicated to attracting, retaining, and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at MetLife without regards to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

 

 


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