Office of Finance - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (19008830)
The Managing Director - Investments plays a primary role in the sourcing, selection, management and oversight of the University's investments in all public and private securities.
The candidate will be a key decision-maker and will participate in the vast majority of the key investment decisions for the University's $4.3B endowment. For investment sourcing and evaluation, the primary area of focus will be global Venture Capital and Buyouts. The incumbent will periodically present at quarterly Investment Committee meetings and act as a mentor to more junior members of the investment team.
Post graduate education and/or CFA designation is strongly preferred. Demonstration of managerial/team leadership capabilities is essential. Requires a minimum of ten (10) years of related financial/investment industry experience; skills in both written and oral communication; knowledge of investment concepts in a broad range of asset classes; and proficiency with various Microsoft products, including Excel and Word. Deep knowledge of illiquid equity strategies, such as Venture Capital and Buyouts, is strongly preferred.
The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity, and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Administrator.V
Minimum Education Level Required: Baccalaureate
Minimum Experience Level Required: 10+ years experience
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m
Hiring Range: TBD based on qualifications
Relocation Offered: Yes
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: Not Applicable
Required Documents: Resume, Cover Letter
Internal Number: 19008830
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.