We are looking for people who are not just excellent at what they
do, but are also passionate about what they do.

Operations Associate Position

Opportunities like the following come along very rarely, so if you
are a diehard value investor wannabe, read this very carefully.

IMA, an investment management firm in Greenwood Village, Colorado is looking to hire a truly exceptional person to help us in various parts of the firm’s operations. This position will report directly to the CEO. Only local candidates please apply.

This is a part time position – 20 hours per week in the IMA office in Greenwood Village.

Qualities the candidate must have:

Please read this carefully because every quality listed is a must have, these are not just empty words:

Experience in investment firm operations/back office functions.

Own your projects - you will be given projects that you will need to figure out on your own without supervision. You will need to be able take it and run with it.

Detailed, extremely well organized, and comfortable with repetitive (sometimes boring) tasks.

Team player, honest and respectful of others - our motto is that life is too short not to have fun. At IMA we have an ego-free environment. There are no internal politics.

Writing skills - you don't have to be Mark Twain, but need to be comfortable with writing. We receive a lot of incoming communication that needs to be replied to.

Need to have a growth mindset - we constantly look to improve at everything we do.

A light basic investment industry background is necessary. Administrative background is a plus. For this position we don’t want schooling to interfere with one’s education so there are no college education requirements.

Responsibilities include:

Opening accounts; answering client inquiries; answering phones; trading; mailing books and letters; create and maintain written procedures; maintenance of portfolio accounting software; work on ad hoc office projects; order office supplies and make sure office space is organized and maintained; manage third party vendor relationships; maintain evaluate, document and improve existing processes; assist CEO with daily tasks.

You can learn more about IMA by visiting and To apply email Barbara, [email protected] and provide your compensation requirements and tell us why you are the right person for the job.

IMA Company Values

Integrity: We treat everyone with honesty and respect.

Excellence and Curiosity: We are never at our destination; we are always on the way there. We are
constantly improving and seeking excellence at everything we do. We are always wondering and learning new things.

Fun: Because life is too short (we have a “no jerks” rule at IMA). All of us want to do this work because we feel fulfilled and energized and love what we do.

IMA's Promise to Clients

IMA is anything but just another Wall Street firm, and therefore not everyone who knocks on our door is an appropriate client for us.

Our clients are our partners, and just like partners in a marriage, we need to share the same values. Our values are spelled out in Six Commandments of Value Investing.

We promise to be honest and transparent with our partners. We will invest their money with the same thoughtfulness, care, diligence, and slight hint of paranoia that we employ in investing our own (easy for us to do, as nearly all the liquid net worth of our portfolio managers and their families is invested in the same stocks our clients own).

We are a firm with a soul, and we’ll never do anything that would put our interests before those of our clients.

We’re not trying to be the biggest investing firm, just the best one. In addition to striving to provide great true-risk-adjusted returns, we’ll deliver excellent customer service and a one-of-a-kind client experience.

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We are looking for ethical, hardworking people who are great communicators and who can share our commitment to value investing and our investment process.

To learn more about this job, fill out this form and we will immediately email you more details about the position or click APPLY HERE to upload your resume.

Investment Management Associates, Inc. - A Premier Value Investing Firm