Location New York
Job-type Permanent
Salary $Competitive + Benefits
Reference 17437

Director, Impact Investments

This is a key hire for a well-established impact investing fund seeking a financial professional who is driven by achieving social and financial outcomes. You will be responsible for identifying, developing, and managingimpact-first investments and innovative financing solutions.This role will also contribute to talent management and talent development efforts.

Key responsibilities:

  • Identify opportunities to deploy innovative financing structures to support measurable social progress

  • Oversee Impact Investing transaction teams and collaborate with investors, partners and clients to identify social and financial outcomes

  • Develop appropriate financing or investment structures and implement impact monitoring and reporting systems

  • Develop and implement impact and financial outcome monitoring and reporting systems

  • Manage ongoing communications with investors, providing project updates and fielding questions

  • Collaborate across the firm to support business development and fundraising efforts

  • Support the firm's talent management efforts via recruiting, coaching, goal setting, mentoring, and ongoing performance management

  • Represent the firm in public forums and/or contribute to various publications

Experiences sought:

  • Demonstrable experience in structuring financings and managing financial transactions in community, commercial or investment banking, private credit, private equity and municipal or agency finance

  • Demonstrated interest in at least one impact issue area through direct professional experience, or through volunteering, board role, etc

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Experience with working across multiple priorities simultaneously and comfort in a team-based and fast-changing environment

  • An entrepreneurial approach to work and excitement about innovations that can catalyze large scale system improvements

  • Experience managing and developing direct reports

If you feel you have the experience required and are passionate about applying those skills at an established impact investor, please get in touch today.