Portfolio Manager, Strategic Beta Team

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POST DATE 9/13/2016
END DATE 10/13/2016

Pacific Life Boston, MA

Boston, MA
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Full Time
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Bachelors Degree
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per year



At Pacific Life, you are given the opportunities and challenges to embrace your potential and achieve your personal best, every day. What you find here is something special – it’s purposeful work done with a shared set of values that brings us all together.


Pacific Life offers life insurance, annuities, and mutual funds, along with a variety of investment products and services, all of which provide The Power to Help You Succeed. Headquartered in Newport Beach, CA, Pacific Life is a Fortune 500 company with approximately 2800 employees. We pride ourselves in providing a work environment that is challenging, inclusive, collaborative and results-oriented. We firmly believe each employee plays a part in our continued growth and success.

Cadence Capital Management is a Boston-based investment adviser founded in 1988. Recently acquired by Pacific Asset Advisors LLC, an investment management firm wholly-owned by Pacific Life Insurance Company, we operate as an independent investment adviser with approximately $4 billion in assets under management. Cadence manages disciplined, systematic investment strategies ranging from global Strategic Beta portfolios to active growth stock portfolios across the market capitalization spectrum. We use a team approach in everything we do -- from our investment team to trading to operations to administration.

Cadence is currently seeking a Portfolio Manager for our global Strategic Beta Team. In addition to portfolio implementation, he or she will conduct research to support and enhance our Beta portfolios framework. The candidate should have strong quantitative skills as well as excellent writing and communication abilities.

He or she will have the opportunity to work across the organization to help enhance and grow the Cadence Strategic Beta platform and business.

* All aspects of portfolio implementation
* Conduct independent research projects including the writing of white papers
* Design new Beta strategies and portfolios
* Enhance team research and portfolio management infrastructure and reporting
* Support sales, marketing, and client service

* Minimum of a bachelor’s degree and 10 years of related experience
* Experience managing quantitative portfolios as well as conducting empirical investment research
* Strong analytical and problem solving skills with a willingness to learn new approaches
* Broad understanding of capital markets
* Well-developed communication skills, both oral and written

This candidate must possess a “can do” attitude, work well in a team, the ability to multi-task, and impeccable attention to detail. #LI-JB1


Join the Pacific Life team and watch your career grow! We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package that includes: * Competitive salary and bonus program * Medical, dental, and vision as part our commitment in investing in the health and wellbeing of our employees * Two retirement savings plans: 401k savings plan with company match and Company Retirement Contribution (company-paid) * Generous vacation time and holiday pay * And much more!

Pacific Life Insurance Company is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer, M/F/D/V. If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative at Pacific Life Insurance Company. img height=1 width=1 border=0 src=http://pacificlife.contacthr.com/50661514.jpg /