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At Future Super, we do financial services with a difference. 

In just over 3 years, we've empowered thousands of Australians to move nearly a half billion dollars out of investments exposed to harmful industries. At the same time, we've shifted millions into sustainable businesses that are building a better, fairer, renewable energy powered future.

We're always looking for talented, hardworking, energetic people to join our team. If you think your our kind of person and have relevant skills, get in touch today.

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Investment Analyst

Location: Sydney

Future Super is an ethical superannuation company, and we’re looking for someone who is keen to be involved in the decision making process, live their values, whilst supporting the Investment team’s analysis of assets.

We are a dynamic and innovative company, where we strive to be worthy of our members trust.  As an Investment Analyst you are responsible for ensuring that the values of Future Super are incorporated into our investment decisions, and communicating how we deliver our impact through financial markets.Reporting directly to the CIO, your duties as Investment Analyst will principally involve the following activities:

Assist the investment team with the portfolio construction, process, and evaluation of assets.

Produce investment team reporting and presentations

Be part of the team that deploys capital into assets that meet the investment strategy and objectives

Ensure compliance with regulatory and internal policy requirements

Influence the decision making process for areas that you have expertise in

Take the lead in the production of the quarterly investment reports.

Assist the team in the development of the investment policy and strategy

Support the ongoing relationship with key partners (e.g. fund administrator, trustee, promoter, custodian, fund managers and brokers).

Provide assistance to the Portfolio Managers investment analysis and research processes.

Assist with the development of new products, both from the traditional superannuation products, to new products that the company believes are part of its longer term goals.

Desirable skills: 1 to 2 years of experience within the financial services industryAdvanced Excel / VBA skills would be advantageous; A desire to apply their skills for the purpose of achieving Future Super’s value proposition to the Fund’s members

Other Position Requirements: As the Company is growing quickly and as part of the Investment Team, it is anticipated that your role will evolve over time.  As such you this is an opportunity to be directly involved in the evaluation process and within a team that can affect change with the decisions it makes

Being part of the ethical mandate involves continuous development by understanding the values and supporting the ongoing evolution of this is important to us.  Therefore, you will need to assure all investments are compliant with the ethical mandate, that the values are incorporated into the investment process of Future Super, Cruelty Free Super and other financial services we offer.

The Company will provide ongoing training appropriate to carrying out the duties of the position as well as supporting your ongoing personal development.

We believe that working flexibility is essential when providing team members a chance to build their long term career, and currently this position would be suitable for those who wish to structure their work day towards the beginning of a normal business day. Can you use your business acumen to identify suitable assets? If yes, please send your applications to Dan@myfuturesuper.com.au

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Your team

Get to know the awesome team you'll be working with.

Simon Sheikh
Founder & Managing Director

Simon understands the power of Australians coming together to create change. In his 5 years as National Director for GetUp!, Australia’s leading progressive advocacy group, Simon tripled the organisation’s membership to 640,000. Simon also sat on the inaugural board of the now 100,000 strong Australian Youth Climate Coalition, and was named NSW Young Professional of the Year. In addition to leading large organisations working for progressive change, Simon has worked as a Financial Analyst at NSW Treasury and consulted for organisations as diverse as Bendigo Bank, Asset Owners Disclosure Project, major unions and community groups.

Adam Verwey
Founder & Executive Director

Adam has a long history in ethical investment, with an expertise in superannuation, ESG (environmental, social and governance) research and constructing ethical sharemarket indices. He leads the ethical investment team at Future Super and is a member of the Investment Committee. Prior to founding Future Super, Adam had spent almost 10 years at Australian Ethical Investment as a senior manager in business development and marketing. He is a director at the Australasian Centre for Corporate Responsibility, an organisation dedicated to shareholder advocacy and engagement. Adam is also portfolio manager for the Thomson Reuters Australian Fossil Fuel Free Index, and a member of the Responsible Investment Committee for the Betashares Global Sustainability Leaders ETF and Betashares Australian Sustainability Leaders ETF.

Christina Hobbs
Non-Executive Director

Christina Hobbs is a former Management Consultant with expertise in the financial services industry. She has worked for over ten years as an economic and humanitarian advisor to the United Nations and is a former Deputy Manager of WWF's Earth Hour. Christina is passionate about the economic empowerment of women and is a former Board Director of the Global Women's Project, a co-founder of Young-UN Women and is a published author on gender equality.

Dan East
Chief Investment Officer
Dan has over 30 years of experience in financial markets, including equities, money markets, currencies, fixed interest and derivatives. Coming from a commercial banking environment specialising in financial products and risk control, Dan has been the Investment Manager and CEO of boutique investment fund, Grosvenor Pirie, since 2002. Between 1985-1994 Dan worked with Banque Indosuez in Sydney and Paris. He was primarily involved in the proprietary trading of derivatives, interest rate futures and currencies in the Australian, American and Asian markets. In 1995, Dan joined the Dai-Ichi Kangyo Bank Limited (now Mizuho Corporate Bank) in Sydney, where he worked as Chief Trader then Treasurer, focusing on the development of the treasury business and established the bank’s Risk Control Department.
Kirstin Hunter
Chief Operating Officer

Kirstin joined Future Super in 2017 from Bain & Company where she specialised in financial services strategy and operations in Australia and Canada. Kirstin is the chair of the Youth Food Movement Australia, founded Aussie Babywearers for Refugees, and previously worked as a lawyer at Freehills where she got her first taste of clean energy project finance.

Andrew Sellen
Chief Marketing Officer

Andrew joined Future Super in early 2017 having previously held senior marketing roles at Australian Ethical Investment and REST Superannuation. Leading the marketing team at Australian Ethical, Andrew helped double funds under management to over $1.4 billion in 3 years. Andrew also has a long history of social and environmental advocacy, and started his marketing career at Opportunity International - a global microfinance organisation that has helped over 9 million families work their way out of poverty.

James Thier
Board Director & Investment Committee Member
James is a pioneer of ethical investment in Australia. He was a co-founder of Australian Ethical Investment and Superannuation, serving as an Executive Director from 1991 to 2011. James also was a founder and inaugural board member of the Responsible Investment Association of Australasia (formerly the Ethical Investment Association). James previously held senior positions in local government and within peak bodies of the credit union movement and taught at the University of NSW in several schools. In 2007 James was awarded a Churchill Fellowship to study shareholder advocacy mechanisms in the United States and Europe, in particular resolutions proposed at annual general meetings.
Mark Woodall
Chair of Future Investments

Mr. Woodall has been a leader in the development and financing of renewable energy and clean technologies for nearly 25 years.  He founded and led two specialist investment banking firms focused on the low carbon economy: Impax Capital (1994) and Climate Change Capital (2002).  He has been the adviser, investor or principal in over 90 cleantech transactions with total capital deployed of over US $4.5 billion.  Mark has an MBA (Dean’s List) from Cranfield University and was an officer in the British Army. He currently also serves on the board of Carnegie Clean Energy (ASX: CCE) and GreenSync Holdings Pty Ltd.

Anita Grummels
Head of Product Marketing
Julia Bartlett
Fund Operations Manager
Tom O’Connor
System Architect and Senior Developer (Technology for Members)
Luke Gensler
Head of Finance and Business Operations
Michael Bones
Head of Engagement
John Billington
Head of Risk and Compliance
Angus Cooper
Securities Dealer
Mark Forstman
Portfolio Manager
Lee Brennan
Renewable Energy Investment Specialist
Farah Muharam
Business Operations Specialist
Doreen Goh
Fund Accountant/Fund Analyst
John Brookes
Head of Member Advocacy
Freya Brent
Marketing Officer
Mel Hagarty
Member Advocacy
James Wanjura
Member Advocacy
Liv Campbell
Member Advocacy
Noelle Greenwood
General Manager (Cruelty Free Super)