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
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.