Investment Director

  • Location: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Salary: $200 - 250k package
  • Job Type: Full time

Unique opportunity for an Investment Director to join the international business development team of this NZ public agency, Sydney base.

  • New Zealand Foreign Direct Investment role
  • Future International / NZ mobility opportunities available
  • High profile ambassador style role

Unique opportunity to assume a leadership role in the international business development team of this NZ public agency.

Tasked with leading and developing a team of investment professionals, the team’s purpose is to identify and originate potential inbound investors and businesses who can benefit from New Zealand as an Investment location, and provide long term foreign direct investment. Your role will be pivotal in developing and advocating the investment strategy and leading the development of investor networks throughout Australia whilst being able to manage key strategic relationships with investment and associated industry groups in the public and private sector, including  key state and city politicians and authorities. Based in Sydney you will lead a team that develop investment proposals, deliver pitches and ultimately ensure successful deal completion. As an Investment Director you will utilise your relationship building and networking skills to create a pipeline of activity to ensure the Australian region delivers on its contribution to the Investment annual business plan. An integral aspect to the role will be your ability to mentor your team members and ensure the growth and development of the business and team.

Successful applicants will have likely gained 8+ years experience in either Corporate Finance ( M&A/DCM/ECM), Institutional Banking , Professional / Transactional Services  /Consulting, Corporate Development or Private Equity and will have proven networking, relationship building and leadership skills. You will have strong commercial acumen with a demonstrated understanding of the business and investment environment and will display strategic capability and expertise in identifying investment opportunities. As an advocate for this public agency you will operate with a high level of accountability and integrity and will have a driven and results focused mindset. Ideally you will have a strong affiliation with New Zealand.

This is a Sydney based role and applicants must have full working rights for Australia to be considered. 

For a confidential discussion to learn more about this opportunity please contact Ali Roger on 02 9235 0450 / aroger@ or Jon Michel on 02 9235 9400 /


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