Head of Business Development | ESG Private Equity Fund

Recruiter
Selby Jennings
Location
London
Salary
GBP120000 - GBP150000 per annum + bonus / benefits
Posted
01 Jun 2021
Closes
23 Jun 2021
Ref
1894952134
Position/Level
Professional / Specialist
Responsibilities
Analyst
Sector
Other
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English
Salary: £120,000 - £150,000 + bonus
Location: London
Year's Experience: c.10+

A high growth private equity real estate fund, is hiring a Head of Business Development to continue on their exciting growth trajectory. The fund has a dedicated specialism to value-add ESG and natural resources opportunities and has impressed investors globally with its high performance since inception. The ESG-focused asset manager has grown to over $500m in its 5 years since foundation and has an exciting pipeline of investors looking to allocate big tickets to the fund.

Key responsibilities
  • To lead the exciting global business development push to lead the firm to $1bn and above;
  • To help define and implement the global fundraising strategy alongside the founding partners;
  • To turn this growing real estate fund into a blue-chip brand;
  • To build out a pipeline of prospective investors with the capacity to invest in ESG and natural resource opportunities across the private markets space;
  • To attend meetings with key prospective and existing investors, and to update them on the firm's performance and wider portfolio;
  • To work alongside the founding partners to develop suitable marketing materials and presentations to share with clients.

Ideal candidate
  • To have extensive experience raising assets for private market ESG fund;
  • To have a deep global investor-network of prospective investors for this fund;
  • To have excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • A desire to work for a market-leading growing asset manager;
  • A strong entrepreneurial mindset and ability to work independently and as part of a wider team;
  • C.10+ years of experience working.

If you have a background in raising capital for private market strategies with an ESG / natural resource focus and are looking to join a growing boutique on the cusp of hitting a huge growth trajectory, then please apply directly here.