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Opportunity To Lead New Asset Management Company - Central Bristol

Written By Vanessa Moon - 19th May 2017


Chief Executive Officer - Opportunity To Lead A New Asset Management Company

Central Bristol, Total Reward Package IRO £165k

Brunel Pension Partnership (BPP Ltd), is a newly formed company which will undertake investment work for ten Administering Authorities of the Local Government Pension Scheme, namely those which operate the LGPS Funds of Avon, Buckinghamshire, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, the Environment Agency, Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire, Somerset and Wiltshire. The collective assets of the pool are approximately £25billion. The business will be based in new offices close to Temple Meads, Bristol.


Moon Consulting has been appointed to establish an executive management team, and is seeking to appoint a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to establish and lead the company.


Reporting to the Chair, this is a full board-level position, a Significant Influence Function, and the CEO must comply with the Statements of Principle and Code of Practice.


The CEO will work closely with the Executive Team and the Board to implement an initial business plan, ensuring that all functions in the business develop quickly and effectively to provide BPP Ltd's services to its Clients. The role has four main direct reports: Chief Investment Officer, Chief Operations Officer, Chief Compliance and Risk Officer, and Client Relationship Director.


Responsibilities include:


Day to day management of the Company, leading and managing the Company's senior management team (including setting roles, responsibilities and objectives and monitoring/assessing the team against these) whilst respecting executive responsibility.


Determining, developing, implementing and promoting BPP Ltd's strategy, direction, business plan and culture, within agreed budgets and subject to the approval of the Board.


Building and maintain productive relationships between BPP Ltd and all key stakeholders including, Clients, Financial Conduct Authority (FCA); Industry bodies; Government; and Other external parties.


This role will involve regular UK travel, mainly London, and occasional international travel.


This is a full P&L role and we are seeking an individual with strong leadership skills as well as the ability to build influential relationships at all levels, inside and outside the organisation. You will be adept at managing internal teams including the development and encouragement of individuals with deep investment knowledge. You will also be capable of developing a culture that delivers BPP Ltd's high business standards, and will embrace and protect BPP's values, ensuring that the business meets its regulatory obligations. You will already be an FCA Approved Person or able to attain that status easily.


To express formal interest, please send a CV and covering letter to quoting reference BPP/CEO. The closing date for applications is Friday 9th June 2017. For initial confidential questions, please contact Vanessa Moon on 01275 371 200.


Brunel Pension Partnership has retained Search Firm Moon Consulting to establish an executive management team and therefore are unable to accept CV's from third party agencies. All CV's and expression of interest received will be forwarded directly to Moon Consulting for consideration.


NB: Moon Consulting is committed to promoting equal opportunities for all and does not discriminate against any applicant at any stage of the recruitment process.