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Senior Portfolio Manager – Impact Investing / ESG multi asset class option

Website Australian Retirement Trust

Pension Fund

Are you an experienced Senior Portfolio Manager with a knack for navigating multi-asset classes and a passion for creating a sustainable future? We are on the lookout for an astute and driven individual to spearhead the strategic direction of our impact investment initiatives and manage our ESG option. This is your chance to play a central role in realising our ambitious impact strategy. 

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 the Senior Portfolio Manager – Sustainable Investment, you will be responsible for driving the strategic direction of impact investment and working with the asset classes to implement Australian Retirement Trust’s (ART) ambitious impact strategy. You will also have oversight of ART’s Super Savings Socially Conscious Balanced option which is a multi-asset class option that invests according to an extended set of environmental, social and governance (ESG) principles, compared to our other available options.

This role is available as a permanent opportunity and can be based in Sydney or Brisbane.

About You

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

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications. 
  • Experience in designing, execution, and oversight of multi asset class options / impact investment strategies. A strong preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated Impact Investing experience (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. 
  • Highly advanced research and analysis capability. 
  • Advanced stakeholder management and negotiation capability. 
  • 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.