Investment Analyst-19038703

Location: El Segundo
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: No
Clearance Type: None
Number of Openings : 1
Shift : 1st Shift

Northrop Grumman Investment Trust & Administration (ITA) manages over $60 billion in retirement plan assets. Approximately $30 billion resides in the companys defined benefit pension plan. ITA is dedicated to prudently investing the Trust across a broad array of asset classes including: public equities, fixed income, real estate, private equity and other alternatives. ITA is seeking an investment analyst with a demonstrated interest in capital markets to join our investment team. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

Portfolio Management
Develop and maintain industry leading knowledge of investment strategies, investment management philosophy, and capital market developments
Meet existing investment managers to review performance, process, firm changes, and other areas as appropriate
Provide advice on strategic and tactical decisions on portfolio construction, taking into account funded status, liquidity needs, and team capabilities
Prepare market and portfolio performance to senior investment professionals and governance committee

Investment Sourcing/Due Diligence
Perform due diligence on existing and prospective investment managers
Calculate and analyze performance information using various analytical tools
Help source and monitor prospective investment managers and strategies
Draft and present investment recommendations to CIO and broader investment team

Other Responsibilities:
Ensure investment activity is compliant with the policy direction of the Investment Policy Statement and other governing documents, the SEC, ERISA, and other regulations.
Assist operations team with managing administrators, custodian, and auditors
Maintain internal databases and seek enhancements to portfolio monitoring tools
Various ad-hoc functions as needed


Basic Qualifications:
Bachelors degree from accredited four-year college or university
3+ years of relevant full-time professional investment management experience
Proficiency in the Microsoft Office suite (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint)
Team player with high integrity, ability to work independently, and coordinate across various departments and investment strategies
Ability to travel both domestically and internationally
Preferred Qualifications:
Progress towards CFA/CAIA
Experience with pension, endowment, foundation or other plan sponsor or asset owner
Working history and understanding of ERISA

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job ID: 19038703

What's great about
Northrop Grumman

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  3. Enjoy benefits like flexible work schedules, education assistance and paid time off.
None Required
Yes, 10 % of the Time
No - Teleworking not available for this position