Chief Investment Officer

NSW Government

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Job Posted: 12/09/2018

Job Category:

Executive / CEO / Managing Director

Job description:

Chief Investment Officer

Industry style fund with $42b FUM
Drive absolute return fund performance in a negative cashflow fund
Develop new approaches to achieve investment outcomes
Generous remuneration package  

SAS Trustee Corporation otherwise known as State Super, is a Trustee for four defined benefit and defined contribution superannuation schemes whose 100,000+ members are predominantly senior NSW public servants.

State Super continues to deliver impressive results through strategic outsourced partnerships, while retaining strategy setting in Investments and Member Engagement services.  With the aim of further enhancing outcomes for its members, State Super is deepening its investment capability through the creation of a new senior investment leadership team.

Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer and working closely with the Trustee Board, the Chief Investment Officer will be supported by a Deputy Chief Investment Officer & General Manager Defined Contribution Investments and a General Manager Defined Benefit, Asset & Liabilities, together with a broader team of investment and actuarial specialists.

We are seeking a results-driven, senior investment executive with the creativity and vision to formulate and deliver superior returns in a negative cashflow fund. You will lead a team of specialists and partner with internal and external stakeholders to deliver State Super’s 2030 investment objectives.

To succeed in this dynamic and challenging role you will have prior experience managing large, complex funds in a global investment environment, the ability to build relationships and to lead and influence outcomes through strategic partnerships.

State Super offers a competitive remuneration package, on-going professional development and a progressive and supportive work environment.

Applications close: 30th September 2018

To view a copy of the position description please click here:  

To apply, please go to and search reference number 24162 or the role title. Your application should include a cover letter highlighting your suitability for the role and a resume.

For further information, please contact Andrew McEncroe of Derwent Executive by email or call (02) 9091 3230.