9 days old
2017-11-112017-12-11

Investments Associate Director - Brighthouse Financial

MetLife
Morristown, NJ 07960
**Job Location:** United States : New Jersey : Morristown







Brighthouse Financial is a new company established by MetLife. Were on a mission to help people achieve financial security. Built on a foundation of industry knowledge and experience, we specialize in offering essential annuity and life insurance products designed to help customers protect what theyve earned and ensure it lasts more predictably. In an industry that often has a reputation for complexity, confusion, and cost, Brighthouse Financial is different. Our approach includes simplicity, transparency, and more value so customers can face the future with confidence.







Brighthouse Financial is seeking passionate, high-performing team members to help us carry out our mission and be part of an exciting journey toward improving the financial futures of our millions of customers. Sound like you? Read on.







**Role Value Proposition:**







The Associate will assist in the construction and management of a new investment strategy as Brighthouse Financial builds out a new multi-manager platform for the management of the $80 Billion General Account. The individual will help to evaluate and select external managers, as well as evaluate potential asset classes that could be internally managed. Additionally, the individual will also work closely with other members of Brighthouses Investment division in analyzing various sectors, help in performance measurement and attribution and handle various ad hoc projects.







**Key Responsibilities:**







+ Help build and manage the process for manager selection inclusive of constructing and evaluating RFPs for each asset class.



+ Use eVestment and other tools to help determine manager selection criteria.



+ Perform both investment and operational manager due diligence to ensure selection of best in class managers.



+ Aid in the implementation of investment strategies through investment guidelines.



+ Monitor and regularly perform performance attribution for the evaluation of managers.



+ Assist in ongoing manager oversight.



+ Assist in the assessment of risk within new investment strategies.



+ Provide analytical support to asset sector heads and other senior members of Investments Department.



+ Conduct peer analysis on competitors.







**Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:**







+ Strong understanding of finance and economics.







+ Knowledge of portfolio construction and portfolio management preferred.



+ Experience in manager due diligence and manager evaluation/selection preferred.



+ Strong written and oral communication skills.



+ Ability to work well with people at all levels of the organization.



+ Demonstrated team player.



+ Excellent Excel and database skills are necessary.



+ Strong self-motivation and ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously.



+ Demonstrated attention to detail and proven ability to meet stringent time constraints.



+ Knowledge of Life Insurance and Annuity products is a plus.



+ MBA and/or CFA or comparable work experience preferred.



+ BS/BA in economics, mathematics or finance preferred.







**Travel**







Minimal







**Business Category**







Investments







**Number of Openings**







1







Brighthouse Financial is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is Brighthouse Financial's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.







For immediate consideration, click the Apply Now button. You will be directed to complete an on-line profile. Upon completion, you will receive an automated confirmation email verifying you have successfully applied to the job.







Brighthouse Financial is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you require a reasonable accommodation in order to complete an employment application, please contact our Employee Relations Department at 1-866-635-9230 or email bhfemployeerelations@brighthousefinancial.com . All other unrelated inquires will not be acknowledged.







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