The Investment Associate is an integral member of the Carleton College Investment Office team. This position will take the lead on a number of investment activities, but will also provide support in all analyses and certain operational tasks. Primary responsibilities will include researching and analyzing current investment managers, sourcing and evaluating new investment managers, and providing input on the endowment portfolio’s asset allocation.
Additional responsibilities include liaising with the endowment’s third-party operations provider, creating and updating meaningful performance reporting and risk analytics, and managing the Investment Office’s internship program. The Investment Associate must have a passion for investing, a sincere interest in the non-profit sector, and an innate sense of responsibility with regard to protecting the College’s interests.
The Investment Associate position is a full time 12-month, regular, staff position that is eligible for Carleton College benefits. The Carleton College Investment Office offices are located downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota, 55402. The position reports to the Chief Investment Officer.
What Carleton College has for you: We offer a generous benefits package, including comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance, 403(b) retirement plan with a 10% employer contribution with immediate vesting, a Health Savings Account with college contribution, college tuition assistance for employees’ children, paid vacation, sick time, and holidays, as well as access to many other campus amenities.
The successful candidate possess a bachelor’s degree with two to five years of relevant experience. Preferred qualities include a master’s degree with prior manager selection experience within an endowment, foundation, fund of funds or other investor or experience in private equity or hedge funds.
Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the hire is complete. For more specific information about the position and how to apply visit: http://jobs.carleton.edu/postings/3596
Start Date: As soon as possible, but willing to wait for ideal candidate.
Carleton is a private liberal arts residential campus with nearly 2000 students and 800 faculty & staff. Carleton is located in Northfield, Minnesota, approximately 40 miles south of the Twin Cities. A mission driven institution devoted to academic excellence, distinguished by the creative interplay of teaching, learning, and scholarship, and dedicated to our diverse residential community and extensive international engagements.
Carleton College is an AA/EEO employer. We are committed to developing our staff to better reflect the diversity of our student body and American society. Members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.
Additional Salary Information: Please contact our Human Resources Department at 507-222-7471 or at firstname.lastname@example.org for additional salary information.
About Carleton College
Founded in 1866, Carleton College is a small, private liberal arts college in the historic river town of Northfield, Minnesota. Best known for its academic excellence and warm, welcoming campus community, Carleton offers 37 majors and 15 concentrations in the arts, humanities, natural sciences, and social sciences.