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Type of Role: Investments

Experience Level: Analyst/Associate

Location: Richmond, Virginia

Salary: $100K - $100K

The Virginia Department of the Treasury is dedicated to serving the Commonwealth by providing excellent management of its banking, investing, financing services, and the administration of unclaimed property and insurance programs.

Title: Investment Analyst

State Role Title: Financial Services Specialist II

Hiring Range: Maximum up to $100,000, Commensurate with qualifications

Pay Band: 5

Agency: Department of the Treasury

Location: JAMES MONROE BUILDING

Agency Website: https://trs.virginia.gov

Recruitment Type: General Public – G

Job Duties

The Virginia Department of the Treasury is dedicated to serving the Commonwealth by providing excellent management of its banking, investing, financing services, and the administration of unclaimed property and insurance programs.

The Virginia Department of the Treasury is seeking an Investment Analyst to assist with daily cash management and investment activities for the General Account and Local Government Investment Pool (LGIP) portfolios. This position is responsible for daily trade settlement, evaluating securities for purchase within the investment guidelines for each portfolio, and periodic reporting to the Treasury Board. Tracking the cash flow forecasting process, developing the five-month forward looking cash forecast, and preparing the annual Literary Fund Forecast. Assist with daily LGIP administration, oversight of the securities lending program, and contribute to special projects as assigned. Assist with improvements to the department’s internal trade processing, reporting, and banking platform.

Minimum Qualifications

The selected candidate will at least possess the following qualifications:
• Knowledge of fixed income securities (bonds, commercial paper, etc.).
• Knowledge of public markets investment management or analysis.
• Experience working closely with others to achieve objectives and act in a professional manner.
• Demonstrated ability to analyze and think through problems, documenting results, and juggle multiple proprieties in a fast-paced environment.
• Considerable experience communicating verbally and in writing.
• Demonstrated ability to lead committee meetings with senior management.
• Considerable experience with Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.
• A combination of training, experience or education in finance, business administration, public administration, or closely related field.

Additional Considerations

• Degree from an accredited university in finance or business-related field.
• Chartered Financial Analyst.
• Experience with investment-grade fixed income portfolios.
• Some experience with Bloomberg, order entry platforms, security settlement process, and risk management systems.

Special Instructions

You will be provided a confirmation of receipt when your application and/or résumé is submitted successfully. Please refer to “Your Application” in your account to check the status of your application for this position.

All finalists are subject to a background investigation. The investigation may include: criminal checks; employment verification; verification of education; and other checks requested by the hiring authority.

Applicants who possess an Interagency Placement Screening Form (Yellow Form) or a Preferential Hiring Form (Blue Form) as issued under the Department of Human Resources Management (DHRM) Policy 1.30 Layoff (Commonwealth of Virginia Employees Only), must attach these forms with their state application.

The Department of the Treasury telework policy allows for up to two days a week of telework subject to the position requirements after training.

A résumé is required to be submitted. Applications for this position must be submitted electronically through this website.

Mailed, emailed, faxed, or hand delivered applications and résumés will not be accepted.

This website will provide a confirmation of receipt when the application is submitted for consideration.

Please refer to your RMS account for the status of your application and this position.

The Virginia Department of the Treasury is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Contact Information

Name: Lori Perez

Phone: 804-225-3247

Email: HR@trs.virginia.gov

 

In support of the Commonwealth’s commitment to inclusion, we are encouraging individuals with disabilities to apply through the Commonwealth Alternative Hiring Process. To be considered for this opportunity, applicants will need to provide their Certificate of Disability (COD) provided by a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor within the Department for Aging & Rehabilitative Services (DARS), or the Department for the Blind & Vision Impaired (DBVI). Veterans are encouraged to answer Veteran status questions and submit their disability documentation, if applicable, to DARS/DBVI to get their Certificate of Disability. If you need to get a Certificate of Disability, use this link: Career Pathways for Individuals with Disabilities, or call DARS at 800-552-5019, or DBVI at 800-622-2155.

 

Each agency within the Commonwealth of Virginia is dedicated to recruiting, supporting, and maintaining a competent and diverse work force. Equal Opportunity Employer