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Associate - Asset Management - Structured Finance and Credit

Company: Brighthouse Financial
Location: Morristown
Posted on: May 22, 2023

Job Description:

We have been made aware of a fraudulent scheme involving fake job offer letters that claim to be from Brighthouse Financial. These fraudulent letters feature Brighthouse Financial's name and logo without permission in an attempt to convey authenticity. In addition, these letters may include Form I-9s and/or direct deposit authorization forms that recipients are asked to complete. The aim of this scam is to trick individuals into providing personal or financial information, which can then be used to commit fraud. Please know that any legitimate communications related to Brighthouse Financial job offers will always come from an official Brighthouse Financial email account. If you receive a suspicious-looking job offer letter that references Brighthouse Financial, please email . Press Tab to Move to Skip to Content Link Where you'll work:
Our hybrid workplace model offers the freedom to work remote or occasionally in one of our offices. This is a remote position with a hybrid option for candidates based in Morristown, NJ. How you'll contribute:
The Asset Management Group of Brighthouse Financial is responsible for the strategic and tactical asset allocation of the Company's approximately $110 billion investment portfolio, utilizing an outsourced investment manager model. The Asset Management department seeks an Associate to assist in the portfolio management of Brighthouse's Structured Finance and Credit general account investments. The Associate will work actively with senior members of Brighthouse's Investments team to provide analytical and quantitative support across asset sectors and portfolios, particularly in structured finance and credit. The Associate will assist in the oversight and management of outside investment managers through data evaluation, investment analysis, and performance measurement. The individual will prepare presentation materials and other reports for senior management and will support Brighthouse's asset allocation and portfolio management decisions.In this role, you'll get to:

  • Participate and provide support in the oversight of external managers in structured finance and credit.
  • Monitor portfolio activity and data integrity.
  • Develop and maintain analytical spreadsheets and models for the relevant sectors.
  • Prepare data and provide analytical support for weekly, monthly, quarterly and periodic reporting for senior management and board of directors. -
  • Monitor news and market developments, particularly with regard to structured finance and credit.
  • Participate in research projects on asset sectors and portfolio management.
  • Participate in the assessment of new investment proposals/strategies.We're looking for people who have: -
    • Strong background in financial or quantitative analysis.
    • Substantial experience with Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word and PowerPoint. -
    • Advanced technical skills, including database management and programming.
    • Strong written and oral communication skills.
    • Excellent presentation skills. -
    • Ability to work well with people at all levels of the organization.
    • Demonstrated team player.
    • Strong self-motivation and ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously.
    • Strong time management skills and ability to work independently.
    • Knowledge of markets and background in fundamental credit analysis.
    • Demonstrated attention to detail and proven ability to meet stringent time constraints.
    • Knowledge and interest in current events/trends impacting industry and markets. -
    • Experience in financial markets/investments preferred.
    • Experience with Bloomberg and Aladdin preferred.
    • BS/BA in economics, finance or mathematics preferred.
    • MBA and/or CFA preferred
    • 3-5 years of relevant experience in fixed-income markets.Research shows some people may not apply for a role if they don't check all the boxes of a job description. If you don't check every box listed, that's okay. We would love to hear from you.What you'll receive:
      Compensation - Base salary ranging from $100,000 to $130,000 plus competitive performance-based incentives determined by company and individual results
      Flexible Work Environment - Work remote or occasionally in the office to better thrive in all areas of life
      Paid Time Off - Recharge with a minimum of 20 days of paid time off and 16 paid company holidays per calendar year plus paid volunteer time and paid study time
      Financial Health - Work toward achieving your financial goals through our 401(k) savings plan with company match (up to 6%) and annual company nondiscretionary contribution (3%), 15% employee stock purchase plan discount, and financial counseling services
      Health and Wellness - Enjoy competitive medical, vision, and dental plans plus tax-free health savings accounts with potential company contributions up to $1,000 per family
      Family Support - Care for loved ones with up to 16 weeks of paid leave for new parents, back-up dependent care, dependent care flexible spending account, and up to a $25,000 lifetime maximum during your adoption, infertility, or surrogacy journey
      Life and Disability Support - Gain access to company-paid basic life insurance and short-term disability insuranceTravel:
      Less than 5%The company and your department may occasionally gather in person throughout the year to foster a culture of belonging and promote team building. We'd love for you to join us during those company-wide and department-wide events to help you strengthen connections across the company.Why join us?
      Brighthouse Financial is on a mission to help people achieve financial security. Our company is one of the largest providers of annuities and life insurance in the U.S.,1 and we specialize in products designed to help people protect what they've earned and ensure it lasts. -We empower employees to collaborate and create space for people to bring their passion to work and make an impact. Our inclusive work environment fosters a culture that celebrates diverse backgrounds and experiences. You can find out more about our company culture by visiting're proud to be a FORTUNE - 500 company2 and recognized as one of Charlotte's Healthiest Employers by the Charlotte Business Journal. We're also honored to be named to Newsweek's inaugural list of America's Most Trustworthy Companies.
      Nearest Major Market: New Jersey
      Job Segment: Credit Analyst, Finance MBA, Credit, CFA, Database, Finance, Technology Brighthouse Financial is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is Brighthouse Financial's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Keywords: Brighthouse Financial, Newark , Associate - Asset Management - Structured Finance and Credit, Executive , Morristown, New Jersey

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