Responsible for the fixed income investment activities of the Company including formulation of investment strategies, investment portfolio, projection, investment proposals, risk assessment, compliance, monitoring investment activities undertaken by fund manager(s).

  • Responsible for development of fixed income investment’s goals, objectives and investment strategies for funds under management.
  • Formulation of appropriate fixed income investment portfolio for each fund in accordance with the mandate and objectives.
  • Responsible for preparing fixed income investment projection/budget and investment proposals for funds under management.
  • Responsible in preparing and updating of fixed income investment policy and procedures.
  • Monitor the fixed income investment activities undertaken by fund manager(s) to ensure that investment activities are in adherence to the strategy, projection and policy.
  • Responsible to conduct risk assessment exercise and compliance from time to time and report to the respective committees of any risk exposure and non-compliance issues. This includes formulating strategies and action plan to regularize the investment position.
  • Communicate with fund manager(s) with regards to investment activities including investment instruction and assessment evaluation of fund manager(s).
Business Development
  • Keep abreast with the investment market, economic outlooks and rules and regulations of both domestically and internationally.
  • Responsible to gather, analyse and manage information data and update the Chief Investment Officer, Chief Executive Officer, respective committees and Board of Directors for decision-making.
  • Conduct feasibility studies on new investment opportunities for recommendations and performing regular investment reviews.

  • A Bachelor’s degree with major in either / mixture of Investment / Business Administration / Accounting, Finance or equivalent.
  • A holder of Capital Market Representative License for Fund Management from Securities Commission.
  • Minimum ten (10) years progressive experience in related field, whereby at least three (3) years is in a leadership role.

  • Strong investment operations knowledge with technical skills and analytical ability to be a hands-on administrator.
  • A strategic thinker with ability to develop strategies with the aim to improve the investment returns, organization and to meet the strategic goals.
  • Should have demonstrated experience in collaborating with cross-functional teams.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in team management.
  • Familiar with governing act and regulatory requirement relating to the investment.
  • Excellent judgment, listens well, implements effective, efficient solutions to problems.
  • Strong influencing and negotiating skills with the ability to motivate and build high performance, cross-functional teams.
  • Utilizes support functions and all other available resources to apply best practices.

To conduct financial analysis in equities and provide research recommendation to fund managers to ensure all equity investment meet return objectives according to the investment mandates and guidelines and to support fund management sub-functions like client services and reporting.

  • To attend company visits, analyst briefing, conference and any other meetings that is required.
  • To conduct financial analysis, modelling and write investment research reports.
  • To provide investment recommendations and ideas on stocks and sectors.
  • To assist in updating model portfolio and other reporting functions.

  • Possess Degree or its equivalent in relevant discipline i.e. Commerce, Finance & Banking, Accounting, Economics.
  • Minimum 1 – 2 years’ experience in financial industry.
  • Excellent writing and presentation skills.
  • Able to work under pressure & long hours with minimum supervision, result oriented and display credible performance.

  • Advance proficiency in Microsoft Office Applications.
  • Knowledge in financial information provider system (i.e Bloomberg, Reuters).
  • Strong analytical ability.
  • Ability to generate investment ideas.

To assist the Sales and Marketing Division in the sales and marketing of ARIM’s products and to assist and implement the department tasks and plans.

  • To ensure achievement of Sales & Marketing Division Strategy by supporting in establishment of business plan and product programs in conformity with SMD’s business.
  • To identify opportunities within existing client base and prospect for appropriate solution and suite of products.
  • Maintain high credibility and competency level.
  • Set appointments, client visitations, product presentations, prospecting and engagement with clients.
  • Manage client satisfaction and client excellent experience with regular monitoring.
  • Assisting with other projects/ initiatives where necessary.
  • To support in the administrative duties of Sales & Marketing Division.

  • Degree, Professional Qualification or its equivalent in relevant discipline i.e. Sales & Marketing, Commerce.
  • Compulsory to hold FIMM License.
  • Excellent writing and presentation skills.
  • At least 3 – 4 years’ experience in investment bank/asset management/unit trust/trustee company.

  • Possess good command of written & spoken Malay and English.
  • Able to work independently with a minimum supervision, result oriented and display credible performance.
  • Be able to travel nationwide when necessary.
  • Able to deal and negotiate effectively at all levels and conduct presentations to clients.

To apply good analytical skills and use financial metrics or tools to recommend actionable investment ideas in fixed income securities for yield enhancement and superior portfolio returns.

  • Assess an issuer’s ability to meet its debt obligations via in-depth fundamental and financial analysis on the issuer as well as of the industry in which the company operates, according to the internal investment policies and guidelines.
  • Prepare initiation reports and/or proposals on new fixed income instrument within required timeframe. Evaluate, understand and elaborate on the Transaction Structure, credit merits and weaknesses, as well as able to make good recommendations on any fixed income proposal.
  • Analyze and provide inputs and recommendations for voting purposes on any Extraordinary General Meetings held by any issuers under ARIM’s bond universe.
  • To monitor investments under ARIM’s bond universe and review current investment on an annual (or more frequent) basis, report on any material changes, and latest development of interest rates, economic indicators, and capital market development.
  • Assist and provide support to fund managers and Head of Research in any ad hoc duties.

  • Possess Degree or its equivalent in relevant discipline i.e. Actuarial Science, Finance, Accounting, Economics.
  • Professional certifications such as CFA, ACCA have an added advantage.
  • At least 2 years of experience in related field.

  • Strong analytical skills with critical thinking, good report writing skills and able to conduct presentation.
  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision, good teamwork.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications.
  • Knowledge in financial information provider system i.e Bloomberg, Reuters.

The Company’s continued growth provides long-term prospects for career-minded individuals. A highly-competitive remuneration package will be offered.

Candidates who would like to take up the challenge are invited to apply via EMAIL by submitting COMPLETE resume to:

AmanahRaya Investment Management Sdn Bhd
Human Resources Representative
Level 7, Wisma AmanahRaya
No. 2, Jalan Ampang
50508 Kuala Lumpur

Email : hr@arim.com.my 

Closing Date: 15 November 2022

(Please state the position applied for on the email subject)
Only short-listed candidates will be notified