ESG Aware Fund of Alternative Funds Portfolio Manager

City of London Permanent
  • ESG aware investment in private equity, venture capital and private debt funds.
  • Prestigious international investment management firm based in London.

About Our Client

Our client is a prestigious international investment management firm with a long track record in London

Job Description

We seek an experienced and dynamic ESG Aware Fund of Alternative Funds Portfolio Manager (Director) to join our client's prestigious international investment management firm based in London.

This role presents a unique opportunity for a seasoned professional to work with senior management to build a new business and team focused on ESG-focused alternative investment strategies and contribute to their global success.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute comprehensive alternative fund of funds investment strategies across various alternative asset classes including private equity, venture capital and private debt funds.
  • With time the Director Portfolio Manager will grow and lead a team of portfolio managers, analysts, and support staff, fostering a collaborative and high-performance culture.
  • Conduct rigorous market research and due diligence to identify investment opportunities and manage risks effectively.
  • Monitor and analyse portfolio fund performance, making informed decisions to optimise returns and mitigate risks.
  • Determining relative value views of different alternative investments, manager selection and recommendations to support key decision making process for the alternatives fund
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with clients, partners, and stakeholders, providing exceptional service and strategic guidance.
  • Stay abreast of market trends, regulatory developments, and emerging opportunities in the alternative investment landscape.
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and internal policies, maintaining the highest standards of integrity and professionalism..
  • Conduct comprehensive ESG risk analysis on potential investments.
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders to integrate ESG factors into investment decisions.
  • Contribute to ESG reporting and communications.
  • Stay abreast of the latest ESG trends and regulatory changes within the financial services industry.

The Successful Applicant

We seek an experienced and dynamic ESG Aware Fund of Alternative Funds Portfolio Manager (Director) to join our client's prestigious international investment management firm based in London.

The candidate:

  • Experience in fund of fund investments, with a focus on alternative investments.
  • Proven track record of success in developing and executing alternative fund of fund investments investment strategies, delivering superior returns, and managing complex portfolios.
  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to grow, inspire and motivate a team to achieve goals and exceed expectations.
  • Exceptional analytical skills, strategic thinking, and problem-solving abilities.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build and maintain relationships with clients and stakeholders.
  • Knowledge of international markets, regulatory frameworks, and best practices in alternative investments.
  • A strong understanding of the ESG regulatory landscape within the financial services industry.
  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Economics, Business, or a related field; MBA or CFA designation preferred.

What's on Offer

Opportunity to start and build a new investment strategy and business for our client

The compensation will be competitive

Contact
Tara Bagley
Quote job ref
JN-052024-6415441
Phone number
+44 207 645 1434

Job summary

Job function
Banking & Financial Services
Subsector
Portfolio / Fund / Asset Manager
Sector
Financial Services
Location
City of London
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Tara Bagley
Consultant phone
+44 207 645 1434
Job reference
JN-052024-6415441