Temp to Hire: Strategy Implementation Analyst


Research Affiliates, LLC, a global leader in smart beta and asset allocation, seeks a Strategy Implementation Analyst for our Newport Beach, California office. The team is primarily responsible for the day-to-day operations for portfolio construction, delivery, and related quality control. The team is also responsible for implementing continuous improvements to the investment process, including execution of new strategies, collaborating with research and in-house team of software engineers.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Primary responsibilities include assisting with the implementation, maintenance, quality control, and support of investment portfolios at RA.
  • Analyze portfolio reporting metrics with acute attention to detail, looking into turnover, company financial statements, resolving complex corporate actions.
  • Work on projects to improve the investment and implementation process.
  • Assist with supporting client functions requests.


Education and Skill Set

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel required.
  • Degree in Business/Economics or Mathematics/Statistics/Engineering preferred.
  • Attention to detail and strong verbal and written communication skills necessary.
  • Knowledge of capital markets and investment concepts required.
  • Proficiency in Python a plus.

RA provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees. The Company makes all employment decisions based on merit, qualifications and competence. Equal employment opportunity is the law, and discrimination is also inconsistent with RA’s core values. RA believes success is linked to having the most qualified and ethical team in its industry. As a result, the Company and its employees do not and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant based on race, color, religion, sex or gender (including gender identity and gender expression), sexual orientation, pregnancy, age, disability, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, creed, medical condition, genetic characteristics or genetic information, military service or veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by federal, state, or local laws prohibiting discrimination.

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Research Affiliates

620 Newport Center Drive, Ste. 900

Newport Beach, CA 92660

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