Location Long Beach
Job-type Permanent
Salary $Competitive
Reference 20848

We are working with The SCAN Foundation (TSF) to hire a senior professional to support their mission and vision for aging through impact investing.

Impact investing is a new capability for TSF, where the Foundation will focus on mission-aligned debt and equity investments. The Director of Impact Investing must have a high level of familiarity with private or public/private investment (i.e., blended finance) and experience in mission-related investing.

Essential Job Functions

Business Development

  • Source and lead new business efforts for strategic investments in aging, compiling market intelligence and opportunities, and responding to requests for information from prospective partners.

  • Support the Foundation's Board of Directors and investment advisory committee in assessing investment opportunities and potential impact.

  • Cultivate and strengthen relationships with other industry partners and foundations in pursuit of achieving overall Foundation goals.

  • Represent the Foundation externally on committees, councils, industry groups, and forums related to impact investing, ensuring that aging-related issues are elevated.

Program Implementation and Management

  • Execute against the Foundation's impact investing policy statement, meeting the strategic, financial, and partnership targets.

  • Lead or support the delivery of investment activities by providing specialized technical assistance that advances TSF's mission.

  • Serve as primary liaison with portfolio companies or projects for impact reporting and monitoring.

  • Engage the board and investment advisory committee, preparing and facilitating discussions that will ensure their understanding and support of the impact investing portfolio.

  • Support the management of external consultants, legal, and financial advisors relevant to impact investing.

Your Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in finance, or business-related fields from a leading institution, MBA preferred

  • 8-10+ years of experience in an impact investing role and in financial services or other investment advisory setting

  • Demonstrated interest and/or experience in social and/or healthcare topics.

  • Strong skills in quantitative analysis, problem-solving, and program management

  • Experience with analyzing impact investments from both a financial and potential impact perspective

  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills

  • Ability to manage multiple stakeholder groups, including senior executives

  • High attention to detail and strong organizational skills

  • Self-starter, positive attitude with strong multi-tasking abilities in a fast-paced environment

If this sounds like you, please apply directly, or reach out to Jenny Han Simon on LinkedIn or email at jenny.hansimon@acre.com.