BlackRock Fixed Income Multi-Sector Junior Portfolio Manager | Associate in San Francisco, California

BlackRock helps investors build better financial futures. As a fiduciary to our clients, we provide the investment and technology solutions they need when planning for their most important goals. As of December 31, 2017, the firm managed approximately $6.288 trillion in assets on behalf of investors worldwide. For additional information on BlackRock, please visit | Twitter: @blackrock at | Blog: | LinkedIn: .

Job Description:

BlackRock is one of the world’s preeminent asset management firms and a premier provider of global investment management, risk management and advisory services to institutional, intermediary and individual investors around the world. BlackRock offers a range of solutions — from rigorous fundamental and quantitative active management approaches aimed at maximizing outperformance to highly efficient indexing strategies designed to gain broad exposure to the world’s capital markets. Our clients can access our investment solutions through a variety of product structures, including individual and institutional separate accounts, mutual funds and other pooled investment vehicles, and the industry-leading iShares® ETFs.

BlackRock’s Fixed Income team manages more than $1.5 trillion in global fixed income assets across index, active long-only, alternative, and liability driven strategies. The platform offers fixed income investors one of the industry's broadest array of investment choices across index, model-based and fundamental investment styles.

The Model Based Multi Sector fixed income team is looking to add a junior portfolio manager with approximately 2 years of experience in finance. The successful candidate will work closely with Government, MBS, EM and Credit portfolio managers. Additional relationships will be formed with the Fixed Income Strategy team, BlackRock’s iShares Group (iShares), Portfolio Analytics Group (PAG) and Risk & Quantitative Analysis Group (RQA).


  • Assist with maintaining key risk metrics across portfolios.

  • Work with senior PMs to help manage daily cash flows in portfolios.

  • Partner with product groups in the development and launch of new funds.

  • Distribute miscellaneous daily reporting to the portfolio management group.

  • Ongoing monitoring of portfolio compliance and operating issues.

  • Enhanced and streamline the portfolio management process.

  • Ad hoc project work.

Skills & Qualifications

  • Minimum 1-3 years professional work experience in the financial services sector.

  • Working knowledge of the financial markets, with familiarity in fixed income products and investing.

  • Ability to adapt quickly to rapidly changing market environments.

  • Excellent quantitative skills.

  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel, Bloomberg experience a plus.

  • Strong problem solving skills and attention to detail.

  • Effective team player that is able to work well with other Portfolio Solution members as well as develop strong working relationships with other groups across BlackRock.

BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability, veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.

BlackRock will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of Article 49 of the San Francisco Police Code.