Analyst, Fund Management

  • Company: MetLife
  • Location: Hanover, New Jersey
  • Posted: February 10, 2017
  • Reference ID: 42824-en_US

Job Location: United States : New Jersey : Whippany  



Our Investments BA Analyst program is tailored to meet the business needs of each department and to develop the skills and investment acumen of each incoming class.  Lean investment teams offer analysts the opportunity to make a meaningful impact while being trained by seasoned investment professionals.  Analysts benefit from on-the-job training, online development tools and a culture that encourages continuing education.   Upon completion of the three-year program, high performing analysts who have demonstrated leadership potential and fit within our company’s culture may have the opportunity for longer-term employment.


MetLife’s Investments Department manages a diversified portfolio of public and private assets across fixed income and equity sectors, which include government and corporate bonds, structured finance, real estate and agricultural investments.


This position will support the Fund Management team in analysis and oversight of investment managers for MetLife's US separate account assets.



  • Support team members in coordination, preparation, and generation of materials related to fund management oversight and evaluation. Confirm and verify data and information. This involves thorough and in-depth reviews of fund information to ensure data is presented accurately and consistently.
  • Process and compile data, provide accurate reporting for internal monitoring purposes including manager positions, fund information and performance attribution
  • Utilize investment related software to aid in the evaluation of managers and in the formulation of recommendations.
  • Communicate with fund managers, custodian firms as well as other third parties
  • Daily monitor fund families and manager headlines for news events
  • Assist with the development of monitoring tools, processes, and other operating arrangements.
  • Assist with creation of internal dashboards of manager / fund exposures by investment styles (passive / active), sectors (equities, fixed income, balanced, alternatives, etc.) and mandates.


  • BA required
  • Knowledge or at least a strong interest in investment funds/financial industry
  • Strong quantitative and technical skills
  • Strong Excel (preferable experience with VBA) and PowerPoint skills
  • Organized, detail-oriented and able to prioritize multiple projects
  • Ability to work effectively with others across multiple departments, teams and levels
  • Familiarity with investment analytics a plus (e.g. Bloomberg, POINT, BondEdge, eVestment, Morningstar, Lipper)






At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.



MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife'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.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

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Requisition #: 42824 

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