VP/Director - Project Management

Location New York
Discipline: Global Markets
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Lucy Schofield

Contact email: lucy.schofield@venturesearch.com
Job ref: 2121
Published: 25 days ago
VP/Director – Project Management – IB Placement Agent, New York, NY

Our client is a leading placement agent in the financial industry, specializing in connecting institutional investors with top-tier investment opportunities. With a focus on alternative investments, the firm has established a reputation for excellence in fundraising and investor relations.
We are seeking a dynamic and experienced professional to join our Project Management team, as a VP/Director. The candidate will play a crucial role in driving the success of fundraising initiatives and managing key projects to ensure seamless execution.

Responsibilities:
  • Lead and execute fundraising projects from initiation to completion, ensuring adherence to timelines and objectives.
  • Cultivate and maintain strong relationships with institutional investors, understanding their needs and expectations.
  • Collaborate with the investor relations team to create compelling presentations and materials for fundraising efforts.
  • Contribute to the development and execution of fundraising strategies, leveraging industry insights and market trends.
  • Work closely with senior leadership to identify and pursue new fundraising opportunities.
  • Develop and deliver clear and concise project updates and reports for internal and external stakeholders.
  • Ensure transparent communication channels with all relevant parties.

Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 6 years of experience in Investor Relations, Fundraising, or Project Management within the financial industry. Previous experience at a Placement Agent is essential.
  • Proven track record of successfully managing projects and fundraising initiatives.
  • Strong understanding of alternative investments and the financial services landscape.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • Bachelor's degree in finance, business, or a related field. Advanced degree or relevant certifications are a plus.

If interested, please email lucy.schofield@venturesearch.com, for more information.
Please note that Visa sponsorship cannot be offered for this role.