Investment Associate

San Francisco

Position Description

The Investment Associate located in San Francisco will be a part of a diverse group that now requires an additional team player who will have wide-ranging, client-facing responsibilities.

This multi-faceted role requires someone who is comfortable in our entrepreneurial environment as we develop our business, combined with the analytical and creative strengths required to implement our investment strategy. Meticulous attention to detail, ability to think critically, and an execution-oriented, positive attitude are key attributes we look for. Excellent written and verbal communication competencies are required for interacting with clients, third parties, and firm leadership.

Our goal is that this person remains with the firm over the long-term to help the West Coast office achieve its ambitious goals. Our team puts a premium on transparency to maintain a meritocratic and collegiate environment. As a rapidly growing business, we seek team members with a strong work ethic and intellectual curiosity who will contribute as soon as they join us.

  • Client Portfolio Management (50%): Creating investment strategy from inception to client presentation and execution; both virtually and in person. Managing clients’ balance sheets, preparing asset allocation analyses, and investment recommendations. This role requires a strong grasp of portfolio construction and an ability to produce client-ready work on tight deadlines.
  • Business Development (40%): Preparing pitch materials including evaluating existing portfolios, crafting Requests for Proposals, assisting with researching, identifying, and tracking prospective clients. Innovating new lines of business.
  • Investment Research (10%): Occasionally accountable for the investment due diligence process including sourcing and monitoring new investments and leading initial meetings in the research process. Responsible for conducting qualitative and quantitative analyses that require strong Excel modelling skills.

Key responsibilities will be regularly assessed and are subject to change from time to time based on the needs of the business. The individual may be required to work overtime as needed.

Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have 1-3 years of experience in asset management, investment banking, management consulting, or a related field. This person is expected to have an undergraduate degree from a top institution alongside a strong record of academic achievement. Interest or steps taken towards becoming a CFA Charterholder is preferred, but not essential.

Compensation / Benefits

Benefits Partners Capital is committed to being a great place to work. We are focused both on wellbeing and professional growth. You can expect professional development and career progression opportunities, competitive compensation, exceptional benefits, and a flexible “results-focused” working model. Our benefits package includes medical, dental, and vision insurance, short and long-term disability insurance, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, commuter benefits, paid time off and a 401(k) plan with employer matching. The Firm also supports global philanthropy via a charity program and volunteer day. In addition, we champion a variety of wellness and social events.

California requires Partners Capital to include a reasonable estimate of the base salary range for this role. This base salary range is specific to individuals applying to work in our San Francisco office and takes into account a number of factors. A reasonable estimate of the base salary range for this role in San Francisco is $100,000 – $130,000. The base salary offered will be determined on factors such as experience, skills, training, certifications, and education. Decisions will be determined on a case-by-case basis. The base salary is one element of our competitive compensation package. In addition to the base salary, this position may be eligible for performance-based incentives and our profit share program.

Contact Details

Hiring Manager: Sud Murugesu, Head of West Coast

Please send your CV to [email protected] with the subject: San Francisco Investment Associate. Further information about Partners Capital is available on our website www.partners-cap.com.