|Salary||USD$150,000 - $200,000 + Bonus|
Are you a leader in Social Impact, passionate about enhancing sustainability capabilities across private markets? If so, this opportunity may be right for you.
Acre has partnered with a leading global asset manager committed to integrating ESG best practices in investment and operating activities to hire a Director of Social Impact.
Reporting to the CSO, you will lead social impact collaboration and initiatives across private markets creating long term value for clients and key stakeholders and making a positive impact on the environment and society.
The ideal candidate will be someone who combines a profound understanding of social value opportunities and risks with demonstrated leadership in social impact, a deep appreciation for the importance of credible and transparent DEI programs, and the ability to credibly interact with investment professionals, global institutional investors, and diverse stakeholders.
Lead development of innovative social impact value propositions and considerations for systematically integrating them into the investment processes for private markets asset classes, including private equity & credit, infrastructure, real estate, agriculture, and timberland.
Provide strategic expertise, guidance, and appropriate tools to identify and manage social risks and opportunities across private markets asset classes.
Collaborate with marketing and communications teams to promote our social impact programs and progress.
Coordinate internal and external resources to contribute social impact stories and metrics to sustainability reports and submissions to industry benchmarks (e.g., PRI, GRESB).
Collaborate with diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI), human resources, and talent acquisition teams to amplify our DEI strategy
Engage in a continuous and autonomous manner with senior management across the organization including heads of asset classes, functional leads in the firm's Investment Management, and the global sustainability team.
Provide subject matter leadership during client meetings that require social impact focus across private markets asset classes.
University degree in a relevant field required
5-8 years of sustainability and/or social impact experience required; candidates with prior asset management or financial institution experience strongly preferred
In-depth knowledge and experience with social impact frameworks/assessment and/or diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) programs and practices
Deep and demonstrated knowledge of social impact and DEI risks and opportunities and their applicability to private markets businesses and investing
Ability to work within a matrix organization and influence across a broad range of internal stakeholders
Strong communication (verbal and written) and collaboration skills
Please apply above if you're interested in hearing more or contact Allegra Walker at firstname.lastname@example.org.