Junior Portfolio Manager at ARM

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Lagos


Job Details

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Position: Junior Portfolio Manager
Department: Investment Management
Type: Full Time
Company: ARM
Location: Lagos


Job Objective(s)

  • The Position Holder is responsible for contributing to the formulation of investment strategies, product development, and process improvement initiatives; maintaining coverage of assigned research responsibilities; ensuring efficient trade execution, portfolio administration, and transaction processing; supporting Senior Portfolio Managers, and maintaining secondary responsibility for asset portfolio.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Investment Strategy: Active contribution to the development and implementation of strategies to improve the portfolio management function. The Position Holder is also responsible for the implementation of agreed investment strategies and action plans and ensuring adherence to investment mandates and client profiles.
  • Reports and Presentations: Preparation of strategy reports and presentations on a quarterly, half-yearly, and annual basis, or as required. The Position Holder is also responsible for actively participating in the preparation and delivery of client presentations when necessary.
  • Portfolio Appraisal: Conduct periodic return appraisals for all portfolios with the help of PPM. Portfolio analysis, including portfolio optimization, index/ benchmark, and asset class analysis
  • Research: Responsible for preparing research articles, notes, and reports, as well as developing and improving research tools.
  • Product Development: Contribution to product development
  • Market Research: Ongoing assessment of the universe of investible markets, asset classes, and securities (using top-down and bottom-up approaches) and maintenance of associated records. The Position Holder is also responsible for the formulation and articulation of views on economies, markets, and/ or individual securities with a view to guiding the investment decision-making process
  • Financial and Trading Analysis: Perform detailed financial, product, and trading analysis and build a valuation model
  • Trade Execution: Trade execution, including compilation and dissemination of approved portfolio trade orders to counterparties. The Position Holder is also responsible for ensuring efficient and accurate posting of portfolio and transaction data.



  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university.
  • Professional certification in finance and/or accounting from a recognized professional body (e.g. CFA, CGMA, ACCA, ICAN, etc.)


Minimum of 3 years of work experience being a Junior Portfolio Manager and or Investment Analyst

About ARM

At ARM, our people are our most valued asset. The quality of our people is the cornerstone of our ability to serve our clients. For this reason, we invest significantly in identifying exceptional people, developing their skills, and creating an environment that fosters their growth as leaders. We encourage entrepreneurship and innovation at all levels because we believe they are key to developing good quality and committed professionals.

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