Teachers Retirement System Invest Officer Tr 1 - Similar to Grade 14

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This title exists in Teachers Retirement System and has approximately 31 positions.

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Salary Information for Teachers Retirement System Invest Officer Tr 1
Title Grade Hiring Rate/yr Job Rate/yr
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Job Duties

As a Teachers' Retirement System Investment Officer, in general, you would assist higher level staff in the analysis and management of NYSTRS investments through duties such as: (1) assisting with trading domestic stocks and bonds and “due diligence,” selection and monitoring of private equity investments; (2) learning the use of quantitative tools and investment software to maximize the return of internally managed investment portfolios; (3) assisting with credit analysis of fixed income securities and monitoring externally managed portfolios; (4) assisting in preparation of detailed analysis of investment offerings, maintenance/development of statistical data, and preparation of correspondence and documents in connection with purchases and sales of investments.

In Real Estate, duties may include: (1) assisting with analyzing and underwriting large commercial real estate transactions for potential acquisition; (2) assisting in evaluating requests for financing commercial real estate assets across the U.S.; (3) assisting with performing site inspections, conducting market assessments, modeling investment performance, reviewing leases/appraisals/engineering and environmental reports, and conducting other “due diligence” work as necessary; (4) participating in the preparation of the closing legal documents.

The Classification standard for this title illustrates the nature, extend, and scope of duties and responsibilities of the classes they describe. There is no classification standard available currently for this title.

Summary of Minimum Qualifications

Please note: qualifications for this position may be subject to change. If substitutions for education and/or experience are allowed, this information would be available on the announcement.

You must take and pass a Civil Service examination in order to be considered for this position.

Candidates must have a bachelor's degree including or supplemented by 30 semester credit hours in any one, but no more than two, of the following areas: accounting, economics, finance, investments, mathematics or statistics.

For informational purposes only, click on the examination number(s) listed below to see the current or previous examination(s) that are used to fill this title.


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How to Apply

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Mobility Options

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