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Careers


Our Culture

JS Investments (JSIL) boasts a culture of respect for people from all walks of life and different mind-sets. Empowerment and candor, coupled with innovation make this a dynamic place to work.

Everyone at JSIL is united by the commonality of our corporate vision and values. By building upon our values we are able to create an advantage from our diversity. Our core philosophy centers on our employees growing as individuals, yet collaborating as teams.

JSIL has a performance-driven culture with elements like increments, bonuses and promotions based solely on individual merit, skills, qualities, abilities and attitude. Our promote-from-within philosophy provides innumerable opportunities for all those employees who can dare to meet challenges head-on. Our complex and dynamic environment questions conventional thinking, teaches flexibility, provides opportunities to learn and offers unparalleled career options. We encourage individuals who dare to thrive on challenges and responsibilities, in a constantly changing and highly demanding environment.

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Risk Management Professional

 Job Responsibilities:

  • Design and implement a Risk Management Framework in a manner that covers risks across the company, including but not limited to investment risk/interest rate risk, market risk, credit risk, operational risk, liquidity risk, legal risk, and reputation risk in compliance with the laws and accreditation standards laid out by the regulator(s).
  • Develop risk analytics and quant reports for the funds under management along with thresholds and identifying and monitoring of market and its trends with respect to the risk pertaining to the funds.
  • Carry out Operational risk review of adequacy of controls with respects to the departmental procedural and Policy manuals.
  • Able to build and implement market, liquidity and credit risks models for risk base assessment of portfolios.
  • Monitoring of Interest rate sensitivities of fixed income-based funds using duration convexity and to measure the interest rate sensitivity on the funds.
  • Conducting the Credit Risk Analysis of the entities having exposure in Fixed Income instruments from financial or non-financial entities using the financial analysis, Credit Ratios, CAMELs for banks or any other effective tool.
  • Observing the Fund performance, which includes the risk analysis and risk adjusted performance of funds.

Experience:

  • Minimum 5 years of working experience in the domain of Risk Management preferably with a Financial Institution.

Education:

  • Actuarial Sciences & Risk Management or BS Computational Finance or any other relevant qualification from a recognized University preferably with certification of Financial Risk Manager (FRM).

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Senior Research Analyst

Job Summary:

  • As a Senior Product Development Analyst, you will work with the Product Development team to research industry trends, prepare correspondence, analyze product initiatives, and assist in the development of innovative investment products.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with the Product Development team to conduct comprehensive secondary source research on the asset management industry, products, market demands, and industry changes. Provide valuable insights to shape our product strategy.
  • Assist in the preparation of correspondence related to product development and regulatory compliance, ensuring accuracy and timeliness in documentation.
  • Analyze and deliver product-related initiatives that address the unique needs of various distribution channels, ensuring our products are well-positioned to serve diverse customer segments.
  • Support in the drafting of constitutive documents for collective investment schemes and assist in obtaining approvals from relevant regulatory bodies, ensuring compliance with regulatory standards.
  • Assist in obtaining ratings from credit rating agencies regarding the organization and various investment schemes, to enhance the credibility of our offerings in the market.
  • Collaborate with the Product Development team in preparing presentations on various topics to be presented to the board and clients. Highlight the innovative solutions and opportunities offered by our company.
  • Ensure that all existing product offerings are up-to-date in terms of product features and regulatory requirements, maintaining the quality and compliance of our products.

Experience:

  • 2 - 3 years of experience within the specific domain of Product Development.

Education:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Finance, Economics, or a related field.

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Head of Research

Job Summary:

  • As a Senior Research Analyst, you will play a pivotal role in driving our investment decisions through in-depth research, financial data analysis, and insightful recommendations across various asset classes. Your work will be instrumental in supporting our investment strategies and helping us navigate the complex world of asset management.

Job Responsibilities:

    Leadership, Strategy and Industry Research:

  • Develop and implement research strategies that align with the company's investment objectives and market conditions.
  • Define the research agenda, prioritize coverage areas, and allocate resources effectively.
  • Lead, manage, and mentor a team of research analysts, ensuring the production of high-quality research reports and investment recommendations.
  • Continuously monitor and assess the performance of the AMC industry, identifying key trends, benchmarks, and competitive dynamics.
  • Conduct in-depth research into long-term industry and market trends, identifying opportunities and threats that may impact our strategic direction.
  • Translate complex data into clear, actionable insights and recommendations that drive strategic initiatives and business growth.
  • Valuation and Financial Modelling:

  • Prepare detailed financial models and forecasts of future earnings and cash flows to compute the fair value of companies under coverage using various valuation methods such as free cash flow to equity, dividend valuation model, etc.
  • Utilize quantitative methods to assess the intrinsic value of assets and securities.
  • Market and Sector Analysis:

  • Stay up-to-date with macroeconomic fundamentals shaping the economy and have knowledge of the working environment and dynamics of various sectors, including Fertilizers, Power generation, Autos etc.
  • Provide comprehensive research coverage on funds under management using proprietary valuation models and disseminate investment recommendations.
  • Asset Allocation and Portfolio Optimization:

  • Keep track of asset allocation in mutual funds in line with in-house limits, regulatory compliance, market outlook, and investment constraints.
  • Develop and implement investment strategies, both quantitative and qualitative, to optimize portfolio performance, considering market conditions, client objectives, and risk parameters.

Experience:

  • 4 to 5 years of relevant industry experience.
  • Applicants from diverse backgrounds, such as manufacturing, technology, and beyond, are also encouraged to apply, provided they meet the specified qualification criteria.

Education:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Finance, Economics, or a related field.
  • Candidates pursuing CFA, CA, and ICMA are qualifications are particularly encouraged to apply.

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Assistant Manager – Fund Accounting

Job Responsibilities:

  • Undertake all correspondence within and outside the institution in relation to Fund Accounting.
  • Ensuring accurate and timely announcement of Net Asset Value prices of the assigned funds.
  • Ensure that the Management and Regulatory Reporting's are carried out within the stipulated time frame.
  • Review systems and procedures of the department regarding fund accounting and identify needs for improvements through various systems-generated MIS and reports.
  • Coordinate with external auditors of respective funds and ensure completion of financial reports and audit reports.

Experience:

  • Minimum 3 to 5 years of experience, preferably from the financial industry.

Education:

  • MBA/ ACMA / ACCA

Vacancy Area of Interest Location Career Level Degree(s)/Major(s) ApplicationDeadline
Risk Management Professional Compliance & Risk Management Department Karachi Middle Management Bachelor or Masters Degree from a reputable university 29 February, 2024
Senior Research Analyst Research Karachi Middle Management Bachelor's or Master's degree in Finance, Economics, or a related field. Candidates pursuing CFA, CA, and ICMA are highly encouraged to apply 29 February, 2024
Head of Research Research Karachi Executive Bachelor's or Master's degree in Finance, Economics, or a related field. 29 February, 2024
Assistant Manager – Fund Accounting Finance Karachi Middle Management MBA/ ACMA / ACCA 29 February, 2024

    Our Shortlisting Criteria

    • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
    • Candidates with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.
    • These vacancy details are not definitive and may be subject to future amendments.

Do you think you have what it takes to be a JSIL employee? If you do, please send us your resume at careers@jsil.com

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