October 01, 2016
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Director, Investment Transaction Services

University of California Office of the President - Oakland, CA

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Job Description

Requisition Number

Working Title
Director, Investment Transaction Services

Appointment Type
Staff - Career

Personnel Program

Work Hours
Monday-Friday, 8:00-5:00

Percentage of Time

Organizational Area
Office of the Chief Investment Officer

Oakland, CA

If Other:

Posting Salary
Salary Commensurate with Education and Experience

Position Summary
The Office of the Chief Investment Officer is responsible for managing the University of California's retirement, endowment, working capital, and cash assets under the policies, guidelines, and performance benchmarks established by the Regents. The mission of the Office is to implement those policies and guidelines by selecting, executing, and monitoring investment strategies designed to add value over the benchmarks within a risk-controlled framework.

The Office adheres to high ethical as well as professional standards in serving the investment management needs of its constituency and the Chief Investment Officer has full investment discretion while the Regents retain responsibility for Asset Allocation and Investment Guidelines.

The Director, Investment Transactions will report to the Chief Operating Officer and will work collaboratively with the Office and the Alternative Investments team. The Office of the Chief Investment Officer seeks a Director that is able to implement a well organized, data and process driven, well controlled operational environment. An important job aspect for the Director is the collaboration with the Chief Operating Officer in building and executing the operational strategy to support both Public and Alternative Asset teams, including management of legal entities, tax reporting, annual valuation, audit and operational due diligence.

University of California is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action employer