Director in Investments Office

Expiring today

Canberra, Australia
30 Sep 2016
End of advertisement period
23 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

The Australian National University (ANU) has an international reputation as a leading university in research, education and policy expertise. Distinguished by its relentless pursuit of excellence, The University attracts leading academics and outstanding students from Australia and around the world.

Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer and working with colleagues in Finance and Business Services, the Director Investment Office has responsibility for the management of financial assets of over $1 billion, held in a Long Term Investment Pool.

We are looking for a high performer with proven investment portfolio management experience within the Funds Management industry and/or a large and complex organisation. Leading a small team to develop and implement investment strategy, including asset allocation, while providing regular reporting on outcomes and returns, will be a key responsibility.  You will be accountable for appraising investment opportunities while ensuring that financial, economic and reputational exposures are identified and mitigated.

As a highly effective and influential communicator you should have excellent stakeholder engagement capabilities and sound judgement.  Your demonstrated analytical and strategic planning skills should be coupled with an ability to innovate.

As Director Investment Office, you have an opportunity to lead and shape the sustainable future of one of Australia's most distinguished research universities.  An attractive remuneration package commensurate with the seniority of the role will be offered to the successful candidate.

For confidential enquiries and to obtain a copy of the Candidate Information Booklet, please contact KPMG Executive Search and Selection's Janine Fitzgerald on +61 7 3233 9640 or via quoting reference no 10566.

Applications close 11.55pm, Sunday 23rd October 2016.