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Portfolio Analyst Fixed Income 2

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At Wells Fargo, we want to satisfy our customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially. We’re looking for talented people who will put our customers at the center of everything we do. Join our diverse and inclusive team where you’ll feel valued and inspired to contribute your unique skills and experience.

Help us build a better Wells Fargo. It all begins with outstanding talent. It all begins with you.

Wealth and Investment Management (WIM) is one of the United States’ leading providers of financial and investment services. WIM provides a full range of personalized wealth management, investment, and retirement products and services to meet clients’ unique needs and help them achieve financial goals. Our mission is to help clients pursue their financial goals with confidence. We accomplish this by building enduring client relationships through sound, thoughtful, and objective advice. Developing individualized plans for clients to help meet their financial objectives. Helping clients build, manage, preserve, and transition their financial resources and wealth.

At Wells Fargo Asset Management, we put the client at the center of everything we do. Our commitment: Help clients achieve what matters most to them on their path to financial well-being. We do this by channeling the collective wisdom of our specialized investment teams (backed by over 500 investment professionals) into solutions designed to help meet clients’ goals.

We place a relentless focus on pursuing consistent and positive risk-adjusted returns, with the support of our independent risk management teams. Together, we strive to help our clients build portfolios aimed at generating successful outcomes and defending them against uncertainty.

With more than $607 billion in assets under management and offices around the world, Wells Fargo Asset Management has the resources and reach to help clients across the globe—be it institutions or intermediaries whose focus on the client is akin to our own.

Wells Capital Management is seeking a Fixed Income Portfolio Analyst to join the successful and growing Municipal Bond portfolio management team. The Municipal Bond team manages over $40B tax-exempt fixed income assets in various short and long-term duration separate accounts and mutual funds. Investments are made in both investment grade and non-investment grade securities.

Position Duties include:

  • Conducting primary and secondary market credit research utilizing fundamental credit analysis.
  • Surveillance of existing security holdings.
  • Daily discussions with portfolio managers regarding the purchase and sale of securities, with an emphasis on the underlying credit fundamentals of issuers.
  • Documentation of credit recommendations and rating changes by the major credit rating agencies.
  • Analysis of assigned sectors and monitoring of general credit trends in the municipal bond market.
  • Identification of relative value opportunities amongst credits and sectors.
  • Performing ad-hoc projects/analysis as required.


Required Qualifications

  • 3+ years of investment research experience



Desired Qualifications

  • Research experience
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to organize and manage multiple priorities and achieve results
  • Ability to work independently, proactively, innovatively, and creatively while exercising sound judgment
  • Ability to work effectively as a team player with ability to support team in achieving group goals
  • Ability to provide unique and differentiated insight for industries under coverage
  • Fixed Income experience
  • Proficiency in Excel and other Microsoft Office products (Power Point, Word, Access)
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Good analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracy
  • A BS/BA degree or higher in business, finance, or economics



Other Desired Qualifications
  • Ability to interact confidently and professionally with municipal market participants
  • Ability to work as part of a highly dynamic and interdependent team
  • Advanced degree to include MBA, Masters in Public Policy, CFA, or J.D.
  • Proficiency with Bloomberg and Perform/Creditscope platforms
  • 3+ years’ experience at a buy-side firm, rating agency, bond insurer, or law firm
  • Broad knowledge of General Obligation and Revenue Bonds


Job Expectations

  • Ability to travel up to 5% of the time



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All offers for employment with Wells Fargo are contingent upon the candidate having successfully completed a criminal background check. Wells Fargo will consider qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state and Federal law, including Section 19 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act.



Relevant military experience is considered for veterans and transitioning service men and women.

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