Senior Portfolio Manager, WM - Discretionary Portfolio Management
Standard / Permanent
Hong Kong S.A.R.
About BNP Paribas in Asia Pacific (www.apac.bnpparibas)
In Asia Pacific, BNP Paribas is one of the best-positioned international financial institutions with an uninterrupted presence since 1860. Currently with over 15,000 employees* and a presence in 14 markets, BNP Paribas provides corporates, institutional and private investors with product and service solutions tailored to their specific needs. It offers a wide range of financial services covering corporate & institutional banking, wealth management, asset management, insurance, as well as retail banking and consumer financing through strategic partnerships.
Worldwide, BNP Paribas has a presence in 74 countries with more than 190,000 employees. It has key positions in its three main activities: Domestic Markets and International Financial Services (whose retail-banking networks and financial services are covered by Retail Banking & Services) and Corporate & Institutional Banking, which serves two client franchises: corporate clients and institutional investors. Asia Pacific is a key strategic region for BNP Paribas and it continues to develop its franchise in the region.
BNP Paribas offers you an exciting career opportunity in an international, challenging business environment characterized by high pace and diversity with focus on creating valuable relations with our customers. We offer a competitive salary & benefits package and also an excellent work environment where you're valued as part of our team!
* excluding partnerships
The Senior Portfolio Manager will be primarily responsible for managing fixed-income mandates. He/She will also have to contribute towards developing the team’s expertise and coverage of global bond markets. A secondary responsibility will be to contribute to marketing efforts to help grow DPM assets.
- Responsible for management of bond mandates and any other assigned mandates.
- Ensure that all portfolios under management comply with DPM Charter and other relevant restrictions and guidelines, including local compliance and controls, and all external, internal and clients’ guidelines.
- Contribute to DPM’s bond research process through macro and credit research efforts, market intelligence gathering and documenting research reports.
- Input bond trades to internal system
- Avoid errors in bond transactions, and compliance and guideline breaches.
- Prepare review and strategy materials for local bond investment committee meetings.
Identify and create new bond products to help grow DPM assets.
Guide and supervise junior colleagues in bond team.
Share investment views on bond markets with other members of DPM team including those in overseas locations.
Sales and Marketing:
Support marketing efforts by preparing proposals and participating in marketing pitches and performance reviews.
Technical & Behavioral Competencies
Strong analytical and communication skills
Strong investment track record.
Good team player.
University graduate with a minimum 10 years of experience in managing bonds or multi-asset class portfolios (focusing mainly in bonds) in asset management firms or private banks.
Prior experience in managing or researching Emerging Markets or Global fixed income would be an advantage.
Professional qualification: Chartered Financial Analyst preferred.
Good command of English and Chinese languages (Mandarin/Cantonese
Proficiency in computer applications (Excel, Power-points, Words, etc) & Bloomberg