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Type of Role: Investments

Experience Level: Analyst/Associate

Location: Seattle, Washington

Salary: $70K - $150K

Parametric is part of Morgan Stanley Investment Management, the asset management division of Morgan Stanley. We partner with advisors, institutions, and consultants to build portfolios focused on what’s important to them and their clients. A leader in custom solutions for more than 30 years, we help investors access efficient market exposures, solve implementation challenges, and design multi-asset portfolios that respond to their evolving needs. We also offer systematic alpha and alternative strategies to complement clients’ core holdings.

This role is part of Parametric’s hybrid working model, which includes working in the office 2-3 days a week and choosing to work remotely or in the office the remaining days of the week.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

– Demonstrate leadership skills by addressing team escalations, organizing work on the team and providing updates to leadership
– Act as the subject matter expert of all processes and work the team is accountable for
– Participate in hiring and training processes as needed
– Ensure written team procedures remain up-to-date
– Ensure quality standards on the team are met and work is completed on time
– Generate data sets and materials that support the ongoing management of Parametric investment strategies
– Provide analysis and assist in creating responses for prospects, clients and internal stakeholders
– Uphold department reputation through professionalism, accuracy, responsiveness and commitment to client service
– Contribute and adopt ideas to improve efficiency, reduce risk, and enhance the client experience
– Assume other responsibilities as required

JOB REQUIREMENTS

– 4-year degree
– 3+ years of relevant experience
– Must be capable of organizing a team to accomplish goals as a unit
– Must be able to problem solve effectively and creatively
– Must possess strong math/quantitative skills and analytical writing ability
– Must possess a high attention to detail and strong sense of urgency
– Must possess a demonstrated ability to work in a team environment
– Must possess excellent communication and organizational skills and be able to handle a heavy, deadline-oriented workload
– Must possess intermediate to advanced Excel knowledge
– Familiarity with Factset, Bloomberg and other analysis tools is a plus
– Experience with Python, R, SQL and/or VBA is a plus

Wage Transparency Statement:

Salary range for the position:  $70,000-$150,000/Yr. The successful candidate may be eligible for an annual discretionary incentive compensation award. The successful candidate may be eligible to participate in the relevant business unit’s incentive compensation plan, which also may include a discretionary bonus component. Morgan Stanley offers a full spectrum of benefits, including Medical, Prescription Drug, Dental, Vision, Health Savings Account, Dependent Day Care Savings Account, Life Insurance, Disability and Other Insurance Plans, Paid Time Off (including Sick Leave consistent with state and local law, Parental Leave and 20 Vacation Days annually), 10 Paid Holidays, 401(k), and Short/Long Term Disability, in addition to other special perks reserved for our employees. Please visit mybenefits.morganstanley.com to learn more about our benefit offerings.