Minimum Qualifications A Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Accounting, Business Administration Economics, Finance, Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering or in a closely related field, and two (2) years of professional full-time experience. Qualifying experience is:
Investment-related duties reflecting a fundamental knowledge of the financial markets and an understanding of the economic forces that impact the financial markets, or analysis of financial or economic data; investment risk or portfolio management; investment operations; investment compliance, investment auditing, investment accounting, and quantitative analysis.
Commercial real estate investing (investment acquisitions or asset management) or commercial mortgage lending, specifically involving the financing, investing in, leasing of, or asset management of large commercial real estate assets (generally properties worth $10 million or more);
Non-qualifying experience includes: Activities applicable to small commercial properties (e.g., two to four family homes), the sale or brokerage of single-family homes, or experience marketing or selling financial service products to individuals, as performed by financial advisors and stockbrokers.
Substitutions: Successful completion of all three levels of the CFA exam may substitute for two years of experience; a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designation, a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM), a Member of the Appraisal Institute (MAI), or a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) may substitute for one year of experience; and a master’s degree in Business Administration concentrating in Finance or a closely related concentration may substitute for two years of experience.
Duties Description Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
Both quantitative and qualitative analysis of investment opportunities, providing support to the back office function and completing projects as needed. Minimal travel is required but may increase over time
Additional Comments Preferred Skills
-Commitment to providing exceptional customer service
- Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
- Excellent interpersonal skills
Microsoft Office (proficient in Excel, Word & PowerPoint)
- Ability to multi-task
- A strong desire to learn new information and be a self-starter
- Willingness to accept constructive feedback
- Team player
- Positive Attitude
- Commitment to NYSTRS’ Vision and Values
Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.
Notes on ApplyingThe link to the employment application is:
Please note that resumes will not be accepted as a substitute, in whole or part, for a completed application.
Inquiries regarding vacancy postings, minimum qualifications, or application procedures may be made by calling us (518) 447-2906.