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AIM Vice President - Capital Markets | Hybrid

Job Level:  Management
Location: 

Minneapolis, MN, US, 55416-1297

Available until:  01/01/9999
Area of Expertise:  Asset & Investment Management
Unit:  Allianz US Life
Employing Entity:  Allianz Life Insurance Company
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Hybrid working
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  11005

At Allianz Life, we are driven by our mission – we secure your future – and by our common goal of caring for tomorrow. We care for our employees by promoting an inclusive culture where everyone has the opportunity to grow and be rewarded for their success. We care for our customers by creating new products that help them protect their families and pursue their retirement goals. We care for our community by giving time, resources, and donations. And we care for the future by supporting sustainability, protecting the local environment, and promoting societal equity.

 

What you do:

This position leads the Capital Markets team within the Investment Management function at AIM.  This role is responsible for:
(1) Market watch, economic outlook and investment risk management
(2) Approval process, monitoring and valuation of complex assets, including maintenance of pricing tools
(3) Market competitive analysis and benchmarking
(4) Regulatory watch and support of lobbying efforts

(5) Communication to management of the company, internal/external interested parties incl. from distribution

 

  • Market watch, economic outlook and investment risk management: perform deep dive, scenario testing, propose under/overweight guidance and possibly restrictions, steer portfolio risks and perform credit event follow-up
  • Monitoring and valuation of complex assets, including maintenance of pricing tools.
  • Perform regular market competitive analysis and design appropriate benchmark.
  • Develop team’s expertise around major asset classes, geography, sector, counterparty, etc.
  • Regulatory watch and support to lobbying efforts; coordinate with AZL  internal teams
  • Monitor for potential reputational risk in the asset exposures
  • Lead Investment Committee in close collaboration with Portfolio Management team
  • Collaborate with Communications and provide weekly and monthly reports; prepare and share investment narrative with interested parties in alignment with portfolio management team.
  • Collaborate with AIM SE expert teams and leverage AIM Worldwide network.

 

What you bring:

  • 10 years+ of relevant experience in financial services industry and /or investment experience; deep knowhow and experience in public/private asset classes relevant for insurance.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills. Story-telling ability with market and portfolio data.
  • 4yr degree required: Accounting, Finance, Mathematics, Economics or related technical field
  • Advanced degree preferred: CFA and/or MBA

 

Allianz Group is one of the most trusted insurance and asset management companies in the world. Caring for our employees, their ambitions, dreams and challenges, is what makes us a unique employer. Together we can build an environment where everyone feels empowered and has the confidence to explore, to grow and to shape a better future for our customers and the world around us. We at Allianz believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage you to bring your whole self to work, no matter where you are from, what you look like, who you love or what you believe in. We therefore welcome applications regardless of ethnicity or cultural background, age, gender, nationality, religion, disability or sexual orientation.

 

Join us.  Let’s care for tomorrow.