Director of Investment Risk Management, Pacific Life - Orange County
Pacific Life offers life insurance, annuities, and
mutual funds, along with a variety of investment products and services,
all of which provide The Power to Help You Succeed. Headquartered in
Newport Beach, CA, Pacific Life is a Fortune 500 company with
approximately 2800 employees. We pride ourselves in providing a work
environment that is challenging, inclusive, collaborative and
results-oriented. We firmly believe each employee plays a part in our
continued growth and success.
Currently, we seek a
talented Director of Investment Risk Managment to join the Corporate
Division in Newport Beach. The The Corporate Division supports the goals
and initiatives of all other divisions throughout the company and its
Pacific Life Fund Advisors
('PLFA') serves as advisor to more than $50 billion of asset under
management. The asset allocation team within PLFA provides asset
allocation and investment management services. This includes the
management of approximately $40 billion of asset allocation products.
The Director of Investment Risk Management will be a key contributor to
the success of the asset allocation team's products and initiatives
which require the following:
the management of the investment risk and analytics function for the
Pacific Select Fund and Pacific Life Funds with a particular emphasis on
the products and strategies managed by PLFA. This includes the
* Manage the IRM team in compliance with all
corporate, human resources, and regulatory guidelines. Specific focus of
this role to foster an environment that offers challenging work and
accountability for the employees so that they can meet their objectives
and expand their responsibilities.
* Oversee the quarterly reporting
to the Board of Trustees of the Pacific Select Fund and Pacific Life
Funds on topics including performance, risk, fees and other items
required to support the Fund Board’s needs.
* Build upon and manage
the existing infrastructure, framework, and process necessary to oversee
the risk and performance evaluation of the asset allocation, thematic
and standalone portfolios comprising the Pacific Select Fund and Pacific
* Build upon and manage the portfolio construction process utilized for both current and future strategies managed by PFLA.
Serve as a key contributor to the development and evaluation of asset
allocation, manager selection, and product development recommendations
related to PLFA managed products.
* Support the compliance, legal and operational responsibilities of the Funds.
FACTORS FOR SUCCESS:
o Bachelor's degree required, advanced degree preferred. FRM or CFA preferred.
o At least 10 years of relevant investment risk management experience relating to asset allocation and portfolio construction.
* Demonstrated conviction, integrity, leadership and management ability in a complex and dynamic organization.
* Demonstrated ability to make good decisions based on a mixture of analysis, knowledge, experience, and judgment.
* Demonstrated interpersonal and negotiating skills, and excellent oral and written communication
Demonstrated ability to develop strategic plans and execute projects
independently, with realistic timelines, while adjusting to changing
o Knowledge of a wide array of asset classes,
investment management styles, asset allocation techniques, and
o Robust knowledge of risk management systems, derivatives, and control processes.
the Pacific Life team and watch your career grow! We offer competitive
pay/ bonus program and a comprehensive benefits package including:
* Medical/dental coverage
TWO retirement plans: 401k retirement plan with company match and
company-paid Retirement Benefit Account where company contributes 4% up
to taxable wage base and 8% over to IRS compensation maximum
* Vacation/holiday pay
* Medical and dependent care flexible spending accounts
* And much more!
*Interested candidates should apply online: www.pacificlife.com
*Pacific Life Insurance Company is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer, M/F/D/V
you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran,
you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or
limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result
of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human
Resources Representative at Pacific Life Insurance Company.