Head of Funds Management

22 / 05 / 2024

  • Auckland - Central
  • Permanent / Full Time
  • Banking & Finance / Funds Management


With significant funds under management, this organisation has an attractive opportunity to play a lead role in driving growth across both their Wealth and KiwiSaver portfolios. Their brand is established; they’re a known and trusted entity, with a stable, high calibre investments team.

The Executive team see a real opportunity to further their market share within Wealth and KiwiSaver, and are therefore looking to hire experienced funds management and wealth professionals to lead the charge forward.

The Opportunity – Head of Funds Management
Working as part of a high calibre, collaborative team, you will be supported by internal and external specialists.
Your key responsibilities include:

  • Develop and implement investment strategies to realise exceptional client outcomes.
  • Collaborate with external partners, leveraging their expertise and experience.
  • Manage the external manager due diligence, selection, and monitoring processes.
  • Act as a visible advocate and continue to build their brand and reputation as a leading fund manager.
  • Leading, developing and mentoring a high performing team.
  • Identify, manage, and mitigate risk in line with best practice portfolio management.

Skill set and experience required to be successful
Applications are welcomed from investment professionals with public markets portfolio management experience. Significant experience in manager due diligence, selection and monitoring is essential to your success, along with fundamental experience in investment strategy, portfolio construction, and best practice risk management. Your track record will be evident; quantifiable experience in building high performing investment portfolios that deliver market-leading risk-adjusted returns over a long-term investment horizon.
You will display conviction in your ideas, with the communication skills to engage in constructive debate and discussion with internal and external stakeholders. Your leadership credentials will be evident; decisive, inclusive, and someone who operates with conviction and purpose. We are seeking a leader who is passionate about leading from the front, who is committed to motivating and upskilling people, and who demands high performance and excellence.

What’s in it for you?
This is an opportunity to secure a key position within an established KiwiSaver and Wealth business with an abundance of potential. You will be working as a part of a collaborative and engaged investment team, with significant internal resource to ensure your success.
To discuss this opportunity further please contact Daniel Turner, Manager – Financial Services for a confidential discussion today – 021 193 0369 / danielt@huntercampbell.co.nz or apply on the link below.

  • Highly visible position - working with key Executives and external partners
  • Significant funds under management with an abundance of opportunity
  • Develop and execute investment strategies and growth initiatives

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Daniel Turner
Manager, Financial Services

I identify best in class talent, irrespective of location, and connect these individuals with businesses who demand the best. I deliver value to clients through placing candidates who have impact. Adopting a consultative approach to recruitment, I take the time to understand each candidate‚Äôs specific situation, their value proposition, their expectations, and successfully place talented…

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