JOE - June 2014

Voya (formerly ING) Investment Management
Multi-asset Strategies and Solutions
Economic Strategist
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economic Strategist
Section: 5 -- Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: New York, NY, USA
JEL Classifications:
C1 -- Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
E3 -- Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles
E4 -- Money and Interest Rates
E5 -- Monetary Policy, Central Banking, and the Supply of Money and Credit
F3 -- International Finance
G -- Financial Economics
Keywords: asset allocation,econometrics,investment management,financial modeling,asset pricing
Salary Range: Commensurate with experience

JOE ID Number: 201406_400487

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Full Text of JOE Listing:
Voya Investment Management (Formerly ING Investment Management), an asset management firm managing over $200 billion in client assets, is seeking an Economic Strategist to join the Asset Allocation Team in the Multi-Asset Strategies and Solutions Group (MASS) in New York. The Asset Allocation team manages $30 billion in investment strategies across a global set of asset classes, with an objective to add value through tactical allocation across asset classes.

Job Responsibilities:
- Identify, monitor, and analyze, using an econometric skillset, the determinants of economic growth in developed and emerging countries.
- Apply economic insights to both existing asset class models and those under development used for tactical asset allocation decisions.
- Develop independent investment recommendations and market views across asset classes; contribute actionable tactical ideas in deliberations with colleagues.

Ideal candidates should possess an advanced degree in Economics or related field, with a PhD preferred. The Economic Strategist will have an investment orientation, with 8-10 years of experience on a portfolio management team preferred. Analytical ability with a particular emphasis on econometric skills applied within a macroeconomic framework is required. Excellent organizational skills and an ability to communicate investment ideas are also required.
Application Instructions:

Please send resume or cv to

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Derek Sasveld
Senior Portfolio Manager
Voya Investment Management
230 Park Avenue
New York, NY USA 10169

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For more information, phone: 212-457-6730

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Derek Sasveld
Senior Portfolio Manager
Voya Investment Management
230 Park Avenue
New York , NY USA 10169

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