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Type of Role: Investments

Experience Level: Managing Director/CIO

Location: New York City, New York

Salary: $175K - $225K

As a private, independent, employee-owned investment manager, Neuberger Berman is structurally aligned with the long-term interests of our clients. We have no external parent or public shareholders to serve, nor other lines of business to distract us from our core mission. And with our employees and their families invested alongside our clients—plus 100% of employee deferred cash compensation directly linked to team and firm strategies—we are truly in this together.

Summary

NP Private Wealth is implementing a strategic plan that includes elevating Private Wealth’s investment platform, leveraging the firm’s global investment capabilities to deliver customized solutions for NB Private Wealth’s clients. In support of growth and innovation, the Private Wealth Investment Group seeks to hire an experienced professional as its Head of Investment Platform to help enhance the delivery of a competitive investment offering aligned with the needs of individuals, families, and the organizations we serve. The successful candidate will enhance and oversee all aspects of the due diligence process, including but not limited to research, communications, and facilitation of operational onboarding. The individual will be a member of NB Private Wealth’s Investment Management Committee, working closely with NB Private Wealth’s Chief Investment Officer to deliver on key strategic initiatives for the business.

Responsibilities

The Head of Investment Platform will be responsible for the selection and ongoing oversight of the strategies utilized in the construction of portfolios for NB Private Wealth’s clients. The candidate will also partner closely with the Investment Strategy Team to identify appropriate strategies in order to facilitate construction of portfolios which reflect the best thinking of the firm’s Asset Allocation Committee. Specific responsibilities include:

  • Evaluation, approval and ongoing monitoring of Neuberger Berman public and private products and strategies utilized within NB Private Wealth
  • Evaluation, approval and ongoing monitoring of third party products and strategies utilized within NB Private Wealth
  • Evaluation, selection and relationship management related to third party manager resources
  • Education of Investment Strategy Team, Wealth Advisory and NB Trust Company on all products and strategies
  • Documentation of and adherence to all relevant policies and procedures
  • Partner with Investment Communications Team to deliver relevant information on platform
  • Preparation of relevant business analytics
  • Liaison to client coverage and finance organizations for all strategy/product related items
  • Liaison to PW Operating Platform Team, IT & Operations for all strategy/product related items

Qualifications

  • 7-10+ years industry experience required, MBA, CFA, and/or other designations preferred
  • Experience in manager due diligence and portfolio construction across all asset classes, public and private
  • Superior verbal and written communication skills, demonstrating an ability to explain complex investment concepts in simple terms and incorporate quantitative research
  • Team player focused on continuous improvement
  • Entrepreneurial spirit, strong work ethic and a willingness to wear many hats and plug the ‘gaps’ within a growing group
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with internal stakeholders in an empathetic and constructive manner
  • Embrace and promote a culture of client focus, excellence, integrity, and teamwork, effectively encouraging innovation and open dialogue
  • Proficient in Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel, Bloomberg/Factset/MStar Direct
  • Series 7 and 66 exams preferred

Compensation Details

The salary range for this role is $175,000-$225,000. This is the lowest to highest salary we in good faith believe we would pay for this role at the time of this posting. We may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range, and the range may be modified in the future. This range is only applicable for jobs to be performed in New York City. An employee’s pay position within the salary range will be based on several factors including, but limited to, relevant education, qualifications, certifications, experience, skills, seniority, geographic location, performance, shift, travel requirements, sales or revenue-based metrics, any collective bargaining agreements, and business or organizational needs. This job is also eligible for a discretionary bonus. We offer a comprehensive package of benefits including paid time off, medical/dental/vision insurance, 401(k), life insurance and other benefits to eligible employees.

Note: No amount of pay is considered to be wages or compensation until such amount is earned, vested, and determinable. The amount and availability of any bonus, commission, production, or any other form of compensation that are allocable to a particular employee remains in the Company’s sole discretion unless and until paid and may be modified at the Company’s sole discretion, consistent with the law.

Neuberger Berman is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.