The Endowment Investment Analyst will assist the Chief Investment Officer and other members of the UK Investment Office in overseeing the day-to-day management of endowment assets. This is a hands-on position that covers all aspects of the investment function, and the successful candidate will have broad experience in institutional investment management. This role requires the ability to analyze and distill a large volume of data, exercise independent judgment, and create high quality deliverables in a timely manner. The Endowment Investment Analyst will assist in managing relationships with endowment service providers, including investment managers, consultants, and custodians. This individual will play an active role in the sourcing and monitoring of investment managers and in maintaining research to support portfolio management decisions. The Endowment Investment Analyst will also serve as a part of the broader organization, providing support as needed to colleagues in University Financial Services.
Endowment Investment Analyst
3A000:Financial Services Administration
Type of Position
Position Time Status
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Required Related Experience
Required License/ Registration/Certification
Sitting for long periods of time and performing repetitive motion tasks
Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
MS Excel, Word, Powerpoint
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
A Bachelor's degree and 4 years of experience, or a Master's and 2 years of experience, or other equivalent education and experience.
Deadline to Apply
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Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * Please describe your experience in institutional investment management.
(Open Ended Question)
- * How many years of experience do you have in managing endowment assets?
- More than 0, up through 2 years
- More than 2 years, up through 4 years
- More than 4 years, up through 6 years
- More than 6 years
- * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
- Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
- HERCjobs.org (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
- CFAsociety.org (A CFA Institute member location)
- LinkedIn.com (LinkedIn Group)
- A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
- None of the Above
- Cover Letter