Goldman Sachs & Co. IMD, GSAM, AIMS Client Portfolio Solutions, Analyst, London in London, United Kingdom

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

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.

YOUR IMPACT Functionally, the Client Portfolio Solution Analyst role supports the team’s client interactions through the development and production of marketing materials, analysis and review of client portfolios, collection and analysis of relevant market data, as well as participation in AIMS strategic initiatives. Client reporting responsibilities include data management and review, preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual client reports, including both quantitative and qualitative information such as performance, diversification, and portfolio holdings. The team works closely with other areas of AIMS and the broader firm including AIMS Risk Management & Analytics, Client Service teams, Fund Accounting/Controllers, Operations and Technology, Legal and Compliance.

OUR IMPACT 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. AIMS: Alternative Investments & Manager Selection The Alternative Investments & Manager Selection (AIMS) Group provides investors with investment and advisory solutions, across leading hedge fund managers, private equity funds, real estate managers, and traditional long-only managers. The AIMS Group manages globally diversified programs, targeted sector-specific strategies, customized portfolios, and a range of advisory services. Our investors access opportunities through new fund commitments, fund-of-fund investments, strategic partnerships, secondary-market investments, co-investments, and seed-capital investments. With over 275 professionals across eight offices around the world, the AIMS Group provides manager diligence, portfolio construction, risk management, and liquidity solutions to investors, drawing on Goldman Sachs’ market insights and risk management expertise. We extend these capabilities to the world's leading sovereign wealth funds, pension plans, governments, financial institutions, endowments, foundations and family offices, for which we invest or advise on over $150 billion. The AIMS Client Portfolio Solutions team is responsible for managing client interactions across the AIMS investment businesses.

These responsibilities include:

  • Identifying and researching prospective investors

  • Analysing the role of alternative investments in a client’s portfolio

  • Working with clients and the investment teams to develop unique solutions

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

  • Coordinate and execute ongoing client deliverables and communications as well as new business development activities such as completion of RFP/RFIs and pitch books

  • Work with senior management to develop analysis and custom reporting for prospective and existing clients. Produce analyses on portfolios related to performance, exposure and concentrations, diversification, etc.

  • Participate in a wide range of client interactions including portfolio reviews, strategy overviews, and onsite training's

  • Coordinate capital raises from fund launch to fund closing, working closely with internal parties (e.g., sales, legal, compliance, controllers) and external clients and prospects

  • Actively assist in AIMS-wide strategic initiatives and projects focused on business development

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • Preferably 1-2 years of experience in alternatives (hedge funds/private equity/real estate)

  • Excellent analytical, communication and interpersonal skills with a strong focus on attention to detail

  • Strong organizational skills to oversee production of a high volume of quality work within tight timeframes, often including multiple simultaneous projects

  • Knowledge and understanding of Excel, PowerPoint and Word and adaptability to other software products

  • Candidate must be a team player and self-motivated

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.

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Job ID 2017-37780

Schedule Type ..

Level Analyst

Function(s) Investment Management

Location(s) UK-London

Region EMEA

Division Investment Management Division

Business Unit AIMS Hedge Funds

Employment Type Employee