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Jr. Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income, US in Overland Park at PayPal

Date Posted: 3/27/2021

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Job Description

Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 375 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.

PayPal is seeking a Junior Portfolio Manager to join the Fixed Income Investments team within PayPal’s corporate treasury. This team is responsible for all investment activities across PayPal’s global $40+bn of corporate and customer cash investment portfolios. In addition, this team is responsible for the risk management of PayPal’s banking counterparties and development of policies and procedures that reduce risk and improve the efficiency of PayPal’s treasury investments. Finally, the group also regularly prepares reports detailing performance and forecasting information for management.

Specific duties of this role will include:

  • Work with senior portfolio managers to execute fixed income portfolio investment strategies.
  • Collaborate with portfolio managers to monitor risk in portfolios, including management of cash flows.
  • Coordinate closely with operations and control functions to efficiently resolve trading and booking issues.
  • Partner with risk and treasury teams to increase automation, improve quality of data, and create new trading tools.
  • Analyze individual credits, portfolio credit risks, liquidity profiles, and relative value opportunities.
  • Ensure compliance with investment policy, corporate governance, and applicable regulatory standards.
  • Assist with stress case and scenario testing across the enterprise to support accounting and regulatory requirements.
  • Produce and update regular monthly forecasting, management reporting and risk analysis.

Position Requirements:

The ideal candidate will have experience with money market and fixed income securities including IG corporate bonds, commercial paper, repurchase agreements, treasuries, agencies, supranational, foreign agency, and US municipal securities. Additionally, the candidate will have some securities analysis and trading experience with excellent analytical skills, familiarity with portfolio management concepts, and familiarity with capital markets trading systems such as Bloomberg.

  • Bachelor’s degree required, MBA/CFA Preferred
  • 2+ years professional experience in fixed income securities markets
  • Strong fundamental understanding of economic concepts, financial markets, and investment theory
  • Experience with corporate financial modeling, analytical projects, and data analysis skills including SQL and database management.
  • Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills
  • Strong analytical and project management skills

We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.

PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at



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