Translate a vision and strategic plan into a successful impact investment fund and fund management company
Efficient and effective fundraising among institutional and private investors
Great ambassador of the new fund and company to their clients and key stakeholders, being their primary contact and organizer of the fund's and company's governance.
Strong bridge builder between the fund management team, the board and the external stakeholders of the Fund and the management company, as well as BIO NV.
Negotiate and manage a Service Level Agreement (SLA) through which BIO NV is to provide a wide range of services to the Fund Management Company: investment, portfolio, legal, HR, administrative, reporting, etc.
Construct and coordinate a small team of investment analysts and portfolio officers based in BIO NV accessed through the SLA and/or based in the management company.
Oversee the investment and portfolio monitoring activities and client reporting.
Make informed financial recommendations and decisions
Strategic and effective asset & liability management
Develop familiarity with the legal and tax environment within which specific investments and investors operate.
Member of the Fund Investment Committee
Strong passion for the values of BIO and its core business
Master/MBA in economics/finance/corporate finance/commercial engineer
Expertise regarding investment markets and different products, in particular impact investing
Can-do entrepreneurial, solution-focused attitude
Expertise regarding fund structures and asset allocation techniques
Analytical and strong investment evaluation skills
Risk and quantitative analysis skills
Autonomous leader who is also a team player
Management excellent including ability to work effectively under pressure
Diplomatic and strong communicator (persuasive and credible)
Strong extensive network in the institutional and private investor world in Belgium
Confidence and commitment in liaising with clients
Fluency in English, mastering of Dutch and French
Job positioning & functioning
The Fund Management Director reports to the Board of Directors of the Fund Management Company that is currently being created and will be, at least until the Fund is formally established by the Fund Management Company's only employee.
It is assumed that the job is a part-time function
The Fund Management Company will be based in the offices of BIO NV
BIO offers a dynamic international working environment and employment conditions commensurate to its impact investing mandate.
Applications to be submitted to Ms. Catherine Le Riche, email@example.com by March 6, 2017.