The Credit Investments (CI) department is responsible for all of CPPIB’s public and private credit investments globally.
The CI Business Management group leads business management activities that support the operations of CI in an efficient and effective manner.
We are recruiting for a Manager, Business Management within CI. The Manager, reporting into the Director, Business Management, will lead key initiatives and deliverables related to investment process, portfolio analytics, management reporting, departmental procedures and systems.
The role involves working collaboratively with CI investment teams and groups across CPPIB.
Role- Specific Accountabilities
Portfolio Analytics and Management Reporting :
Manage Board and intra-department management reporting and portfolio analysis
Lead CI’s annual budgeting process and assist the Director in preparing CI’s annual business plan
Support deal teams with aggregating and reporting on key metrics to monitor investment performance
Lead ad-hoc reporting and analysis to support business management and investment decisions
Systems and Projects :
Support the development of CI systems architecture and identification of systems requirements to meet business needs
Collaborate with CI investment groups and IT to design and develop analytics tools that assist with investment decision making and portfolio management
Coordinate requirement gathering, testing, training, maintenance and updates for departmental systems and tools
Manage intra-department initiatives and enterprise initiative on behalf of CI.
Lead the preparation and maintenance of department policies and procedures; identify potential gaps or risks in execution and propose effective solutions
Oversee communication updates, information management and the coordination of departmental data requirements for CI
Support department investment committee processes
Identify and implement process improvements and adopt best practices in the Business Management function
Undergraduate or graduate degree in Finance, Commerce, Economics, Accounting or other related discipline
7+ years of finance and / or investment related experience; private asset experience is a definite asset
Thorough understanding of the investment industry, in particular, knowledge and understanding of operations, processes and requirements, including IT platforms and analytic tools that support investments is required
Strong analytical and management reporting skills
Demonstrated ability to lead and drive performance for teams and projects
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Good judgement and sense of priorities
Self-motivated, flexible and adaptable
Exemplify our Guiding Principles of Integrity, Partnership and High Performance