Head of Hedge Funds

Verus is in search of a senior professional to focus on hedge funds for our San Francisco, CA or Seattle, WA office. Ideal candidates will personify a combination of analytical and communication ability, demonstrate the skill to collaborate, problem solve and prove the ability to foster relationships across a multi-city office structure. The position is a Director or Managing Director level depending on experience.

The Head of Hedge Funds is primarily responsible for thought leadership, portfolio construction advice, due diligence, relationship building, and delivery of Verus hedge fund capabilities as part of existing relationships or as a standalone offering. Essential functions of the position include integration of hedge fund analysis with forward looking trend analysis and experience-based understanding of institutional client objectives. The successful candidate will also have capabilities in manager monitoring, summarizing the capital markets environment and mentoring junior staff.

Verus is an independent, institutional investment consulting firm. Since 1986, we have been working closely with our clients and other professionals to add value to their investment portfolios by providing research driven investment solutions that address their specific needs. We are looking for a talented professional who embodies our firm values of diligence, professionalism, expertise, client service, and collaboration.

Our boutique firm allows us to have a convivial corporate culture with opportunities for career development and cross-departmental collaboration. We offer a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, life, disability, and vision insurance; 401(k) program with a company match; profit sharing; section 125 cafeteria plan; CFA and other professional certifications sponsorship; 11 paid holidays; and 15 days of paid time off the first year of employment.

Education & Work Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • CFA charter holder required
  • Master’s degree in finance or MBA preferred & CAIA desirable
  • Ten or more years of research experience in finance or investments, manager research, external portfolio manager programs, and/or institutional consulting

Salary: DOE

For consideration, e-mail resume, writing sample, and salary requirements to jobs@verusinvestments.com. No phone calls, please.

Verus is an Equal Opportunity Employer.