PFM Asset Management, LLC (“PFMAM”) is a privately held registered investment advisor headquartered in Harrisburg, PA, with offices around the country. PFM is among the leading investment managers in the United States, and provides cash management, multi-asset class investment management and consulting services to local governments and other tax-exempt institutions.
For the period ending June 30, 2017, PFM Asset Management LLC had $119.6 billion in total assets, including $77.5 billion in discretionary assets under management and $42.1 billion in non-discretionary assets under advisement, consisting of short-term fixed income assets for operating funds and bond proceeds and longer-term multi-asset class portfolios.
For long-term assets, PFMAM manages multi-asset class portfolios primarily for pension funds, OPEB trusts and endowments/foundations. PFMAM’s longer-term multi-asset class business is referred to as “Multi-Asset Class Management” or “MACM.” PFMAM’s MACM business started in 2006 and is now responsible for the management of more than $9 billion in institutional assets. In this capacity, we serve as an outsourced CIO or discretionary manager-of-managers for various types of plan sponsors country-wide.
PFMAM is currently seeking a Director of Investment Research to provide research and analysis in support of PFM’s multi-asset class investment strategies.
The Director oversees a team of experienced research analysts. The Director will be expected to provide support to the current research staff in order to provide PFM clients with best-in-class investment strategies. The Director will report to a Managing Director (MD), our Multi-Asset Class Portfolio Strategist. The Director will work closely with this MD and the Multi-Asset Class Investment Committee to determine the optimal portfolio construction for our portfolios; as a result, this person will perform fundamental research on global capital markets/asset classes to influence the positioning of our clients’ portfolios. The Director will also assist with new business development and client relationship management related to our MACM business.
Some travel to clients, prospects and conferences nationwide is required for this role. When not traveling, this person will work from PFM’s Philadelphia office.
PFM’s total rewards package includes a competitive base salary, bonus eligibility, and comprehensive benefits package. PFM also offers the option for participation in profit sharing and 401K plans.
PFM is an Equal Opportunity Employer (M/F/D/V) and maintains a drug-free work environment.