Senior Manager

  • 35522
  • Life - Investments
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  • Quebec, Canada
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  • Jul 23, 2019
Bank or Investment Advisor
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Oversee technical aspects and ensure quality of results of the annual review of the Policy Portfolio based on the Plans’ liabilities, the funding framework, the risk tolerance of the sponsor and current capital markets’ expectations.
  • Lead stress testing exercise, including project planning and coordination with other teams. Ensure quality of results and that chosen scenarios are appropriate in the current risk landscape.
  • Lead improvement of the existing portfolio construction tools by implementing and updating modeling capabilities to enhance the robustness and flexibility of the approach.
  • Participate on various research projects.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Master's degree in Finance, Financial Engineering, Financial Economics, actuarial sciences or equivalent.
  • Minimum of ten years of relevant experience in investment strategies, finance, and asset allocation including a minimum of five years in asset-liability modelling.
  • Professional certification an asset.
  • Strong people skills.
  • Excellent grasp of theories and practices in the financial markets.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Ability to navigate a fast-pace environment with a high level of autonomy.
  • Effective communications skills, both written and spoken.
  • Demonstrated initiative and curiosity to look beyond surface facts and conduct comprehensive, fact-based, value-added research.
  • Attention to detail and rigorous approach to research, analysis and documentation.
  • Ability to work collaboratively, cultivating meaningful relationships with colleagues and clients.
  • Drive to pursue excellence and challenge the status quo to seek out alternative perspectives.
  • A respect for differences of opinion and an inclusive mindset.