Position Type:  Full-Time
 Compensation/Salary:  Annualized salary range $85,196 to $127,794
 Job Code:  JTJ3728
 Posted On:  10 Dec 2012
 Deadline:  January 7, 2013
 Company/Agency:  CITY OF LONG BEACH, CA
 Job Category:  Revenue-Treasury
 Location:  Long Beach, CA 
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 Job Description
  Annualized salary range $85,196 to $127,794. Long Beach (population 462,000) is the seventh largest city in California and the second largest in Los Angeles County. The City’s investment portfolio continues to receive a “AAA” rating from Standard and Poor’s, and is managed for safety of principal, adequate liquidity, and appropriate yield. The City has no general obligation debt outstanding. As an issuer of various revenue debt, the City of Long Beach received affirmation of implied ratings of “Aa2”, “AA” and “AA-” from Moody’s, Fitch Ratings and Standard and Poor’s, respectively.

This is an at-will position reporting to the City Treasurer, and is one of two functions within the management classification of Treasury Operations Officer (the other being the Investment Manager). The Debt Manager supervises one to two professional staff, and has primary responsibility for a debt portfolio of $2.3 billion of over 40 issues, more than 20 capital lease contracts exceeding $10 million, and a debt reserve fund portfolio exceeding $100 million.

Requires a relevant bachelor’s degree, a minimum of five years of progressive professional finance experience, and at least three years of experience issuing municipal debt and managing a diverse debt portfolio. A CFA or MBA is highly desirable, and Bloomberg Certification is a plus. Must have a demonstrated understanding of municipal finance and California municipal debt requirements. Direct experience investing restricted public moneys is desirable. California experience preferred, with other experience considered.

A detailed brochure can be found at Apply by January 7, 2013 (email preferred) to: Norm Roberts, Roberts Consulting Group, phone (818) 783-7752, fax (818) 783-6377 or email EEO/ADA
 Job Contact
 Contact Name:  Norm Roberts  Primary Phone:  818-783-7752
 Title:   Fax:  818-783-6377
 Company/Agency:  Roberts Consulting Group, Inc.  Email:
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