Senior Advisor Operations, Impact Investing | Sydney | 2 days | 12 month contract

  • Post Date: June 18, 2018
  • Apply Before: June 29, 2019
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Job Overview

We’re looking for a Senior Advisor to join our team – responsible for driving the smooth and efficient operations behind SVA’s impact investing work.

Who we are

Social Ventures Australia (SVA) is a social purpose organisation that works with partners to improve the lives of people in need in Australia by helping businesses, governments and philanthropists to be more effective funders and social purpose organisations to be more effective at delivering services.

SVA is a leader in the Australian Impacting Investing market with a unique mandate to deliver risk-adjusted returns to its investors alongside measurable social impact. This broad mandate covers unlisted debt, private equity, real assets and infrastructure investments. SVA’s highly experienced Impact Investing team connects private capital to the social sector developing opportunities for investors seeking both a social and financial return.

The position
The Senior Advisor Operations, Impact Investing is responsible for identifying opportunities to apply best practice processes and procedures to SVA’s Impact Investing operations. In this critical role you will work with the Manager, Operations, Impact Investing to review and optimise the operational framework of SVA’s Impact Investing work to enable more efficient processes and compliance. The role will also have a guiding role in a key external audit process.

Who you are
We are looking for a dynamic, self-driven individual with strong influencing skills and a commitment to working on society’s most important challenges. You will come to the role with proven experience in leading operational teams in Funds Management and/ or transaction advisory services. To be successful in this position you will have solid understanding of the regulatory framework for financial services, and a strong understanding of the legal framework for transactions, including legal documentation.

SVA values diversity in our workforce and encourages applications from candidates of all backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. 

If you have the knowledge and experience we’re looking for and are excited at the prospect of joining SVA’s Impact Investing team, please apply through Beam ASAP.

Submit your CV (max 3 pages) and a statement (max 1 page) addressing the person requirements at this link by midnight AEST Sunday 8th July 2018.