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First Western

SVP, Portfolio Manager III

Scottsdale, AZ

About First Western Trust.

First Western's mission is to be the best private bank for the western wealth management client. We believe that each of our clients shares our entrepreneurial spirit and values our sophisticated, high-touch wealth management services that are tailored to meet their specific needs. We provide a trusted adviser platform with an established approach to investment management through a branded network of boutique private trust bank offices located across Colorado, Arizona, Wyoming and California. 

Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, we provide a fully integrated suite of wealth management services on a private trust bank platform, which includes a comprehensive selection of deposit, loan, trust, wealth planning and investment management products and services.

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You can find us trading on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol "MYFW."

Your Potential at First Western Trust

Are you looking for a career in Profit?  Do you enjoy solving problems and working through challenges?  Do you have a passion for analyzing financial data and providing value through recommendations?  Do you want to be part of a culture of growth? 

Great!  If you are ready to join a growing team apply now!  We are looking for highly motivated, detail oriented, self-starters for a great career opportunity.

Pay Range: $151,000 - $189,000 annually, based on experience
Full Range: $151,000 - $227,000 annually, based on experience
Classification: Full -Time, Exempt 
Application Close Date: Open until filled

Job Responsibilities:

  • Serve as the point of contact for investment management clients and work closely with colleagues to build strong relationships
  • Lead the growth and development of the Profit Center's investment portfolio
  • Partner with the team to advise prospective, new, and existing clients with a holistic approach that encompasses all products and services of the bank
  • Develop asset allocation strategies for clients
  • Generate new client leads and prepare investment management proposals
  • Know and comply with all Company policies set forth on the Company’s Intranet;
  • Review Associate Handbook and Company Policies annually, as prescribed by Human Capital;
  • Complete and Comply with the Companies Code of Ethics and Conflict of Interest Questionnaire and Policy Acknowledgement;
  • Complete all assigned training on time.
  • Embrace and adhere to First Western’s Core Values
  • Other duties as assigned.

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, with strong Excel skills 
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Experienced in business development within local market area

Education Level    Education Details    Required/Preferred
Bachelor's Degree, Business, Finance or related field preferred, Required

Experience Level    Experience Details    Required/Preferred
10-15 years, Investment management experience, Required

License/Certification Details    Time Frame    Required/Preferred
CFP or CFA, Upon Hire, Preferred


Looking to take your career to the next level? First Western is not only offering a competitive salary to start and full health (dental, vision) benefits, but also the following:

- Strong Bonus Potential
- 401(k) Plan with Match
- Paid Parking/Transportation Benefits
- Access to Training & Professional Development Programs
- Sponsorship for Obtaining Professional Certifications
- Flex Spending Accounts
- Health Savings Account
- Paid Time-Off + Bank Holidays

Ready to Apply? Please submit your resume and cover letter and answer the questions below. A member from our Talent Acquisition team will be in touch with you shortly should they determine your qualifications are fit for the role.

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First Western will accommodate applicants with disabilities who need help applying for a position.  Contact for assistance.

First Western Financial, Inc. is committed to leveraging the talent of a diverse workforce to create great opportunities for our business and our associates. Equal Opportunity Employer including disabilities / vets.

Client-provided location(s): Scottsdale, AZ, USA
Job ID: 4647346
Employment Type: Other