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Type of Role: Investments

Experience Level: Analyst/Associate

Location: Chicago, Illinois

Salary: $130K - $198K

The Endeavor Health Investment Office is headquartered in Evanston, IL and oversees $8+ billion in investment assets, which includes a corporate endowment fund, three pension funds, and several defined contribution programs. The Investment Office works closely with the Board of Directors, Investment Committee and internal management and is committed to being an innovative, top-tier investment team among peers. Details below.

As the Senior Investment Analyst – Public Markets, you will work closely with senior members of the Endeavor investment team to manage the investment activities within the public markets asset classes, which includes but is not limited to traditional long-only global equity, hedge funds and low correlation strategies. Your responsibilities will include assessing the global market environment, sourcing/diligencing investment managers, maintaining internal manager profiles, and leading ad hoc investment projects. You will be an integral part of a rapidly growing team that is committed to developing internal talent via close collaboration with the CIO and other investment team members.

What you will need

Education:

  • Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science required, preferably in economics, social sciences, mathematical sciences, engineering, computer science, business or other relevant discipline
  • MBA and/or a CFA/CAIA, or progress towards, is a plus but not required

Experience & Skills:

  • Most successful candidates will have relevant experience at one or more of the following organizations: hedge fund of funds, endowment/foundation, pension fund, investment management, investment consulting, OCIO or other similar field
  • There are no strict requirements regarding the number years of experience. We consider candidates with varying experience levels, with the strongest candidates typically possessing at least 2 years of relevant experience
  • Investment manager sourcing and diligencing experience, particularly in the hedge fund space
  • Ability to independently develop and defend investment recommendations
  • In-depth knowledge of capital markets
  • Strong writing, presentation and communication skills
  • Ability to effectively multi-task
  • Ability to work well independently and within a team environment
  • Proficiency in Excel, PowerPoint, Word and Adobe Acrobat
  • Experience with third-party database/analysis providers such as eVestment, InvestmentMetrics and Preqin a plus

What you will do

  • Work closely with senior members of the Endeavor investment team to manage the investment activities within the public markets asset classes
  • Assist in idea generation, source investment manager relationships through networks, market research and independent analysis
  • Lead the diligence process, or re-underwriting process, that results in the recommendations to add, hold or remove investment managers, as well as maintain relationships with investment managers as appropriate
  • Compile the market mapping, overviews, and assessments of potential investment managers
  • Assess economic and market data
  • Maintain quantitative and qualitative profiles of investment managers, which includes investment performance, portfolio holdings, investment terms and written assessments
  • Organize and lead diligence trips to investigate new themes and connect with existing or potential managers
  • Work closely with the internal investment operations diligence team to ensure investment manager operational risks are appropriately assessed and monitored
  • Monitor asset class valuations and data for further research into potential new investment strategies and opportunities

Benefits

  • Competitive compensation structure
  • Career pathways to promote professional growth and development
  • Various medical, dental, and vision options, including domestic partner coverage
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Free parking at designated locations
  • Wellness program savings plan
  • Health savings account options
  • Retirement options with company match
  • Paid time off and holiday pay
  • Community involvement opportunities

Diversity, equity and inclusion is at the core of who we are; being there for our patients and each other with compassion, respect and empathy. We believe that our strength resides in our differences and in connecting our best to provide community-connected healthcare for all.

EOE: Race/Color/Sex/Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity/Religion/National Origin/Disability/Vets, VEVRRA Federal Contractor.