Head of Investment Operations

Melbourne, Australia
Salary Package 16.5% Super
Apr 25, 2018
May 01, 2018
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
This senior role will be responsible for the strategic management of Cbus' investment operations function, including the strategic relationship management of the Fund's custodian and ensuring that the investment operations continues to support the Fund's requirements across the investment team and the Fund, including supporting new products, regulatory reporting, compliance, risk management and governance requirements.

This role has primary responsibility for directing and managing all investment operations activities of the fund and ensuring the successful implementation of investment strategy. This includes, as a member of the leadership team and under the guidance of the COO - Investments this role is responsible for demonstrating and providing leadership, making decisions, setting priorities and providing direction to managers, staff and third party vendors. You will ensure the investment operations strategy and plans are aligned with the investment strategy, fostering a motivated and accountable team by empowering, coaching and developing managers within the team whilst ensuring control and compliance with general operational risk management standards and regulatory requirements in all areas of operations and driving a strong strategic relationship with the Fund's custodian, ensuring that this key outsourced relationship is optimised and supportive of the key strategies.

The successful applicant will have sound investment, financial market & product knowledge, particularly in investment operations and risk management at an institutional level. Be able to demonstrate and apply proven knowledge of various custodian roles, investment implementation and investment operations with  extensive experience in a senior investment role and ideally a background in superannuation, funds management or asset consulting.

Tertiary qualification in a finance, investment, economics or related discipline - CFA or equivalent level of post graduate qualifications would be an advantage

Why Cbus?  
In return you can be part of an organisation that is genuinely committed to delivering workplace diversity, inclusion and flexible working arrangements as an enabler of our purpose - to act in the best interest of our members and maximise their retirement outcomes.
Like to know more about working with Cbus? Listen to our video with members of the Cbus Team on our website . You will also be able to download the full position description. www.cbussuper.com.au/about-us/careers

About Cbus 
Cbus is one of Australia's largest industry superannuation funds and the national industry fund for the construction, building, infrastructure and allied industries. Established in 1984, Cbus provides superannuation benefits to approximately 755,000 members, has assets over $43 billion, and accepts contributions from more than 130,000 employers.
Permanent role located in Melbourne. Applications close 30 April

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