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Portfolio Specialist - Fixed Income


Join the Macquarie Fixed Income Investment Solutions and Strategy team in Philadelphia, where you will have the opportunity to operate in a client focused, high performance team working on investments, distribution, thought leadership and strategic initiatives.  This highly regarded, diverse and successful global fixed income team is supported by a company-wide culture of collaboration, people development and high industry standards. 

As an Associate Portfolio Specialist, you will take on responsibilities focusing on client and prospect presentations, queries, RFP’s and questionnaires across our US fixed income suite of capabilities for clients and prospects globally.  You will also assist in investment initiatives such as product launches and changes as well as enhancing strategy and collateral messaging with our portfolio management team.  As a thought leader you will work closely with our fixed income research team and marketing team to create and distribute thought leadership and market insights.  You will have the opportunity to work on strategic initiatives and projects for the business. Finally, you will also be responsible for maintaining and updating the team’s business management information across investments and distribution.

Relevant qualifications would include 2 – 5 years’ experience in the asset management industry with the desire to work in a front office environment.  There will be a need for an understanding of financial markets, especially fixed income.  Outstanding writing and PowerPoint presentation skills would be required, as well as the ability to tailor to different audiences and trace intent.  There will be a need for commitment to provide outstanding client service and the desire to develop strong relationships with all stakeholders.

If you have an effective sense of time management, a drive to succeed, a commitment to excellence as well as a detail-oriented mindset, then we would love to hear from you.

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More about Macquarie Investment Management

Macquarie Investment Management is a global asset manager with offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia, and Australia. As active managers, we prioritize autonomy and accountability at the team level in pursuit of opportunities that matter for clients. Our conviction-based, long-term approach has led institutional and individual clients to entrust us to manage $US277.6 billion in assets of December 30, 2020. In the US, retail investors recognize our Delaware FundsSM by Macquarie as one of the longest- standing mutual fund families, with more than 75 years in existence. Macquarie Investment Management is a division of Macquarie Asset Management, a global asset manager with $US424.1 billion in assets under management as of December 30, 2020.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths, and an inclusive workplace enables us to embrace that diversity to deliver more innovative and sustainable solutions for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. At Macquarie, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If you're inspired to deliver on our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’, we want you on our team. If you need adjustments made to the recruitment process, please reach out to your recruiter.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, marital status, gender identity or any other impermissible criterion or circumstance. Macquarie also takes affirmative action in support of its policy to hire and advance in employment of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

We equip our people with the support to work in a range of flexible ways. Talk to us about what working arrangements would help you thrive.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 16,300+ employees and offices in 31 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

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Job no: MAM-955706
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Philadelphia
Category: Mid-level, Junior, Asset Management, Other
Group: Macquarie Asset Management
Division: Macquarie Investment Mgmt
Recruiter: Katie Maier
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