| April 24, 2024

Manager – Responsible Investing and Impact

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Website Platinum Pacific Partners

About the job

  • Private Equity and Impact Investing
  • ESG and Sustainability
  • Sydney based

We are working with a market leading private equity investor with a focus on investing sustainably and responsibly in mid-market businesses seeking rapid growth in the industries of tomorrow. They are looking for a Manager, Responsible Investing and Impact to join their Sydney Office. Working closely with the Director, this role will be critical in developing and implementing their responsible investment strategy across both their Private Equity and Impact funds.

 

Your key responsibilities will involve driving the development and implementation of the fund’s responsible investment strategy, policies, and governance. This includes advising the Managing Partners on ESG and Impact matters to align with strategic priorities and incorporating ESG and Impact frameworks into investment decisions. You will not only collaborate with the investment teams to support investment strategy and advise on ESG risks and opportunities throughout the deal lifecycle, but you will work closely with portfolio companies to improve their ESG/sustainability and impact performance. Additionally, you will focus on improving the fund manager’s own operational ESG/sustainability and Impact performance, producing regular reporting for investors and stakeholders.

 

The successful candidate will ideally have 5 years (minimum 3 years) of experience in Responsible Investing/ESG, ideally within the investment or asset management industry or large consulting organisations. You should possess a strong understanding of social and environmental sustainability issues and have practical knowledge of the responsible investing/ESG and impact investing industry and regulations. You excel in stakeholder management, building trust, and influencing individuals at all levels. As a strategic thinker with excellent prioritisation skills, you can deliver with impact. Strong communication skills and client-facing experience are necessary.

 

If you are motivated by working alongside thoughtful and successful individuals, then you will thrive in a purpose-driven organization that values excellence and collaboration and are at the forefront of ESG and Sustainable investing in Australia.

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