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Type of Role: Investments

Experience Level: VP/Principal/Director

Location: Salt Lake City, Utah

Salary: $189K - $213K

Ensign Peak Advisors is the investment manager for assets of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church). Ensign Peak’s holdings purportedly totaled $140 billion, including $40 billion-worth of U.S. stock, timberland in the Florida panhandle, and investments in prominent hedge funds such as Bridgewater Associates. Details below.

To meet the needs of the Church, we seek to build teams that represent the diverse perspectives, broad life experiences and backgrounds of our global Church membership. With that in mind, we encourage all qualified applicants to apply.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Ensign Peak Advisors is an affiliated organization of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.  In support of the Church’s global mission, Ensign Peak Advisors manages the financial reserves of the Church and provides cash management services to fund Church operations.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist in the resolution of complex securities issues.
  • Assist portfolio managers with complex security transactions.
  • Assist with monitoring of portfolio performance trends.
  • Assist with monitoring trade and portfolio compliance.
  • Analysis and reporting of information for investment decision making.
  • Reconciliation of more complex broker and custody positions and outside managers.
  • Support the management of the investment reserves of the Church.
  • Support the accounting and financial reporting of investment results and positions.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance-related field.
  • 8+ years of professional experience.
  • Working knowledge of investment products, services and securities processes.
  • Understanding of Church operations that interact with securities operations.
  • Understanding of accounting issues and generally accepted accounting principles.
  • Ability to work with subordinates as well as senior department management.
  • Certified Public Accountant a plus.
  • Chartered Financial Analyst a plus.

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ABOUT US

Church employees find joy and satisfaction in using their unique talents and abilities to further the Lord’s work. From the IT professional who develops an app that sends the gospel message worldwide, to the facilities manager who maintains our buildings— giving Church members places to worship, teach, learn, and receive sacred ordinances—our employees seek innovative ways to share the gospel of Jesus Christ with the world. They are literally working in His kingdom.
Only members of the Church who are worthy of a temple recommend qualify for employment. Apart from this, the Church is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in its employment decisions on any basis that would violate U.S. or local law.
Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, national origin, color, gender, pregnancy, marital status, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or other legally protected categories that apply to the Church. The Church will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities.
JOB INFO
  • Locations 60 East South Temple, Salt Lake City, UT, 84111, US(Hybrid)
  • Worthiness Qualification: Must be a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and currently temple worthy.