TIAA Portfolio Manager, Private Asset Management in New York, New York



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  • Manageinvestment portfolios (moderate to complex) designed to achieve the financialobjectives of individual clients

  • Servesas primary point of contact to develop and enhance client relationships throughfrequent contact with all interested parties

  • Communicatesadvice to clients that may be local or located in the region of the PAM office;understands the nuances of managing relationships based on complexity, distanceand accessibility

  • Canclearly articulate the role of the Portfolio Manager to prospective high networth clients during sales calls with Wealth Management partners.

  • Workwith investment management/advisory clients to manage investment portfolioswith the goal of meeting goals/objectives.This would include defining the client’s investment goals andobjectives, constructing a portfolio to meet those goals, and communicatingnecessary adjustments

  • Assessthe client’s “big picture” goals, risk tolerance and investments to manage theportfolio in light of the other assets that may remain outside of TIAA’smanagement

  • Maintainand enhance relationships with existing clients. Promote investment product sales throughregular client meetings and discussions cover investment strategy, assetallocation and the goals/objectives of the client

  • Workwithin a team environment to ensure that the client’s service expectations arebeing met



Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’sdegree

  • At least 5years of client relationship/service experience, preferably in financialplanning or portfolio management for the developing proficiency


  • Abilityto work independently or in a centralized team environment, providing portfolioanalysis and asset allocation recommendations to clients with portfolios thathave moderate to high levels of complexity

  • Demonstratedability to successfully manage multiple portfolios independently within establishedinvestment guidelines

  • Excellentcommunication, relationship building and analytical skills

  • Experienceworking effectively within a team environment

  • In-depthunderstanding of the various products and services offered within TIAA

  • InvestmentAdvisor Registration (IAR) is preferred and the Certified Financial Planner(CFP) for Core PMs and Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) for Regional PMs, isrequired. Additional designations alsopreferable and include: Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC), PersonalFinancial Specialist (PFS), or Chartered Investment Counselor (CIC)

  • Usesanalytical skills to produce a range of solutions to complex problems

  • Makesrational and timely judgments on the basis of available information

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Job: Client Services

Primary Location: NY-New York

Req ID: 1709256