CalPERS Seeks Absolute Return Investment Officer

Jun 2 2006 | 8:13pm ET

The $200-billion California Public Employees' Retirement System is seeking applicants for the position of investment officer in the plan's Absolute Return Strategies Unit. The investment officer will participate in portfolio construction, risk analysis, negotiating terms and due diligence for the more than $2.5 billion invested in hedge funds and funds-of-hedge funds.

Candidates should have three years of experience working for a hedge fund or fund-of-hedge funds and be a CFA charter-holder. A spokesman for the plan said that it will consider both internal and external candidates for the job.

Inquiries and applications should be directed to Kela Richardson, California Public Employees' Retirement System, Lincoln Plaza East, 400 Q Street, Suite E4800, Sacramento, CA 95814. 


In Depth

Q&A: Decathlon Capital On Revenue-Based Alternative Lending

Oct 30 2017 | 3:49pm ET

The explosion in private credit activity since the end of the financial crisis is...

Lifestyle

CFA Institute To Add Computer Science To Exam Curriculum

May 24 2017 | 9:25pm ET

Starting in 2019, financial industry executives sitting for the coveted Chartered...

Guest Contributor

CAIS: How Technology is Disrupting the Alternative Investment Industry

Nov 7 2017 | 5:35pm ET

If there’s one thing that alternative investment professionals can agree on, it...