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Portfolio Manager, Impact

Website Australian Retirement Trust

Pension Fund

Are you passionate about driving positive change while optimising investment returns? Ready to take on a challenging yet rewarding role that marries financial acumen with social and environmental outcomes? We are seeking a dynamic and experienced Portfolio Manager to join our Sustainable Investment team and lead the charge in impact investing.

Why join us?

  • State of the art offices with offerings like end of trip facilities, yoga and multi faith room, barista coffee, indoor gardens, and a multitude of spaces to encourage a collaborative culture, our workspaces are something we are extremely proud of.
  • A mature outlook on flexible work arrangements which allows you to truly balance work and life. A #hybrid work from home approach is embedded in our ways of working.
  • We have excellent career progression and development opportunities; we are committed to continuous improvement and have exciting plans for our future.
  • We have an incredible company culture where wellbeing of our employees is at the forefront of everything we do.

About The Role

As a Portfolio Manager, Impact, you will be at the forefront of our efforts to develop and execute a robust strategy for Impact Investing. This is a pivotal role within our team, reporting directly to the Senior Portfolio Manager, Sustainable Investment. In this newly created position, you will wield influence over complex and high-value projects, steering our mission to not only generate financial returns but also to create tangible, positive impacts on society and the environment.

This role is available as a permanent opportunity.

About You

If this is the right role for you, your skills and qualifications may include:

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications.
  • Demonstrated experience in developing and / or implementing impact investing strategies.
  • Ability to work across multiple asset classes and debt and equity. 
  • Experience in climate solutions and / or social and affordable housing investments would be viewed favourably.
  • Manager selection, appointment and monitoring of impact investment strategies would be advantageous.
  • Extensive technical knowledge with strong collaboration skills.
  • Good understanding of the Australian superannuation industry.

About Us

As one of Australia’s largest superannuation funds, we proudly take care of over $260 billion in retirement savings. Our teams are as diverse and unique as the members we strive to inspire and empower. Our inclusive culture means you will be valued and heard in a respectful workplace, where you can be your authentic self every day. When you work for Australian Retirement Trust, every day is an opportunity to be a force for good in the lives of more than 2.3 million members.

How To Apply

If you’re ready to make a significant impact on the world while advancing your career in sustainable investing, we want to hear from you. Apply now to become the catalyst for change in our journey towards a more sustainable and equitable future! Applications close Wednesday, 13 March 2024.

We are a Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant.