• CIMD, GSAM, Americas Client Business, RIA Consultant, Associate, Norwalk, CT

    Location(s) US-CT-Norwalk
    Job ID
    2019-57927
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    General
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Consumer and Investment Management Division
    Business Unit
    Rocaton
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    CONSUMER AND INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT DIVISION (CIMD)

    The Consumer and Investment Management Division includes Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM), Private Wealth Management (PWM) and our Consumer business (Marcus by Goldman Sachs). We provide asset management, wealth management and banking expertise to consumers and institutions around the world. CIMD partners with various teams across the firm to help individuals and institutions navigate changing markets and take control of their financial lives.

     

    GSAM

    Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) is one of the world’s leading investment managers. GSAM provides institutional and individual investors with investment and advisory solutions, with strategies spanning asset classes, industries, and geographies.  We help our clients navigate today’s dynamic markets, and identify the opportunities that shape their portfolios and long-term investment goals. We extend these global capabilities to the world’s leading pension plans, sovereign wealth funds, central banks, insurance companies, financial institutions, endowments, foundations, individuals and family offices.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    Job Summary & Responsibilities:

    Rocaton Investment Advisors is a nationally recognized institutional investment consulting firm based in Norwalk, CT with assets under advisement of approximately $700 billion.  As of April 1, 2019 Rocaton was acquired by Goldman Sachs.  Rocaton is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Goldman Sachs.

    Goldman Sachs Asset Management (“GSAM”) delivers innovative investment solutions through a global, multi-product platform that offers clients the advantages that come with working with a large firm, while maintaining the benefits of a boutique. GSAM is one of the pre-eminent investment management organizations globally. Critical to the success of GSAM is our ability to leverage a global team of talented professionals to define solutions and lead change across the operational infrastructure. GSAM is one of the world’s leading asset managers, with over $1.33 trillion in assets under supervision and more than 2,100 professionals based in 33 locations around the world.

    Our goal is to build an industry-leading retirement and advisory solutions business. We are confident the combination of Rocaton and Goldman Sachs will allow us to broaden our services to clients and address the challenges of an evolving and complex marketplace. Critical to our success is our ability to leverage a global team of talented professionals to define solutions and lead change across the operational infrastructure.


    Duties and Responsibilities:

    • A tremendous opportunity to play a key role in consulting relationship(s), lead projects, and participates in broad firm initiatives.
    • The consulting specialist works directly with Consultants, Analyst’ & Clients on a variety of issues, including asset allocation, investment structure design and investment manager selection.
    • The individual would be a significant resource to the Consultant(s), leveraging the firm’s asset allocation research, manager research and analytical resources.
    • The ability to work independently, with direct access to senior-level resources for guidance, and have responsibility for client deliverables.
    • A collegial work environment that facilitates individual professional development while having a direct impact on the overall success of the firm.

    Qualifications:

    • Bachelor's degree required
    • Excellent communication skills both written, and verbal
    • 3+ years Financial services industry experience required and desire to build knowledge of portfolio management and the markets
    • Proficiency in PowerPoint, Excel, and Word       
    • Project management skills including ability to organize and track multiple projects in parallel, delivery on tight timelines, and a hands-on approach to resolving issues
    • Highly organized, with attention-to-detail and excellent follow-through
    • Ability to work well in a fast-paced team environment with flexibility and demonstrate a high level of self-motivation

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

    We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

    We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html



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