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WE'RE RECRUITING!

We're expanding fast and are recruiting now for two exciting new roles:

– to enable us to deepen our work with one of the major faith groups, namely Catholicism, to build faith-consistent investing within the Catholic world

INVESTMENT SOLUTIONS OFFICER

The Investment Solutions Officer is responsible for finding potential Members – faith-based asset owning institutions –bringing them on-board, deeply understanding their investment policies, practises, portfolios and organisational needs, and integrating them into the FaithInvest network.

 

This person will regularly be interacting with investment professionals and CIO level personnel. 

THE ROLE

This is a high visibility, senior role reporting to the Investment Solutions Director.

OVERVIEW

Location: Flexible, preference for UK/Europe, the role will require remote working as well as 15%-25% travel

Hours: 40 hours per week, with flexibility to work the occasional Saturday morning to meet deadlines (two to three times a year)

Contract: Fixed purpose one-year contract; term likely to be extended subject to funding

Holiday: 25 working days per annum plus UK public holidays (or local public holidays where based)

Other: Automatic enrollment into pension scheme

  • Supporting the Investment Solutions Director

    • Collecting and maintaining key information about Members - including current investment portfolios, organisational structure, key priorities and focus areas 

    • Creating a strong relational link between each Member and FaithInvest

    • Identifying Members' common areas of focus for Research and Development ​

    • Understanding each Member's specific capabilities and leveraging those for the benefit of others in the network

  • ​Executing the membership drive
    • Reaching out, engaging with and presenting the benefits of FaithInvest to potential members.
    • Leveraging partner organisations, in conjunction with the Membership Director, in order to further drive membership and increase the visibility of FaithInvest.
    • Recruiting new members from new sources, engaging in research and outreach into the Asset Management industry - managers, consultants, intermediaries 
  • Helping to deliver member services and the implementation of the membership programme.
    • Advocating for Members' needs so that they are understood and prioritized  
FULL JOB DESCRIPTION

For full details of the post, including key responsibilities and person specification, download the job description.

APPLICATION  PROCESS

To apply please send your CV and a cover letter to jobs@faithinvest.org. Please quote 'Investment Solutions Officer' in the subject line. Please note that CVs sent without a cover letter will not be considered.

DEADLINE: 29 January 2022

SENIOR ADVISOR –
CATHOLIC INVESTING

This post is designed to deepen the work of FaithInvest with one of the major faith groups, namely Catholicism. It aims to build capacity specifically in the area of faith-consistent investing in the Catholic world as well as building more general capacity around Catholic perspectives on how the international financial sector needs to reform in light of multiple global challenges.

 

The post will work closely with a number of key Catholic entities including the Vatican COVID Commission. The role will be line managed by the Director of Movement Building in FaithInvest. 

OVERVIEW

Location: Remote working but flexible approach needed to work with partners across time zones

Hours: The ability to work at least four times a week within core UK working hours (12pm-5pm UK time)  is essential

Contract: Fixed purpose two-year contract

Salary range: £60,000-£80,000 per annum (gross salary), based on experience

Holiday: 25 working days per annum plus UK public holidays (or local public holidays where based)

Other: Automatic enrolment into pension scheme

THE ROLE

Over the next two years, the joint role will advance this by the following actions which encourage high level education, outreach and organising on strategies to support faith-consistent investments within the Catholic world:

  • Further the development of Catholic faith-consistent investment guidelines and principles;

  • Support the COVID commission to develop concrete positions related to investments, financial reform and post-covid recovery; 

  • Lead in the organisation of tailored events, webinars, workshops to further high level conversations between leading Catholic entities and key external bodies on faith-consistent investing such as CEOs of finance institutions;

  • Ensure consistency of approach between key Catholic initiatives with investment dimensions such as the Laudato Si Action Platform;

  • Develop a roll-out plan linked to the Laudato Si Action Platform to support the socialisation of faith-consistent investment guidelines in Catholic dioceses around the world;

  • Leverage the influence and resources of key Catholic institutions to source and catalyse direct investments in mission-aligned opportunities;

  • Connecting those involved in advancing faith-consistent investing with direct projects and initiatives emerging from partnership with the Vatican and other Catholic groups. 

  • Foster connections and support the development of initiatives focused on the socially responsible use and/or repurposing of assets – principally financial, property/real estate - under the oversight of Catholic dioceses around the world;  

  • Link Catholic action on this with the action of other Christian traditions primarily but also with key actions within all major faiths.

FULL JOB DESCRIPTION

For full details of the post, including key responsibilities and person specification, download the job description.

APPLICATION  PROCESS

To apply please send your CV and a cover letter to jobs@faithinvest.org. Please quote “Catholic Specialist” in the subject line. Please note that CVs sent without a cover letter will not be considered.

 
 
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