Deputy Chief Investment Officer & General Manager Defined Contribution Investments

NSW Government

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Job Posted: 12/09/2018

Job Category:

Executive / CEO / Managing Director

Job description:

Deputy Chief Investment Officer & General Manager Defined Contribution Investments

  • Industry style fund with $42b FUM
  • Manage an $8bn defined contribution fund
  • Leading edge investment environment


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 Investment Officer and working closely with the Chief Executive Officer, Trustee Board and the General Manager Defined Benefits Assets & Liabilities, the role is responsible for developing and delivering leading edge investment strategies and sophisticated risk mitigation frameworks for State Super’s $8 billion Defined Contribution and Universities investment portfolios.

In addition, the role will oversee key outsourced partners including asset consultants and external investment managers to ensure effective development and delivery of investment strategies.

To succeed in this dynamic and challenging role you will be a results-driven, senior investment executive with the creativity and vision to formulate and deliver superior returns in a negative return fund.

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

Applications close: 30th September 2018

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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.