Newton, Principal, Business Development - Charities
Newton Investment Management is one of BNY Mellon Investment Management's specialists, and are a London-based global investment house with expertise in a range of disciplines, including global, regional and emerging-market equities, multi-asset strategies, absolute return investing and global bonds. A global, thematic approach to investment helps them achieve long-term perspective on global financial markets and economies, and identify areas of long-term risk and opportunity. Their belief is that responsible investment is better investment for clients and they consider ESG (environmental, social and governance) issues in relation to every company in which they invest. Newton is part of BNY Mellon Investment Management, one of the world's largest investment managers. Our Values:
Trusted : We work in an open and honest way and with transparency. We do what we say we will do and work towards a common goal. We act with honesty and integrity and always do what is right. We make good informed decisions and act in the best interest of Newton and its clients. Our clients trust us to do the right thing.
Collaborative : We work together to create solutions for the benefit of the business and our clients. We recognise diversity and innovation as valuable tools in achieving our goals. We search out new opportunities and ideas by involving the right people in discussions and decision making. We welcome different perspectives in our pursuit of the best possible solution. We work in partnership with our clients.
Open-minded : We consider new ideas and strategies and identify new and different ways of being successful. We are flexible and open to change even when that change challenges our current viewpoint. We welcome different perspectives and diversity of thought to keep our approaches' innovative and current. We are curious about the opinions of others and recognise their contributions.
Accountable : We take ownership of our role in driving the business forward and meeting our business objectives. We own the explicit decision making process and acknowledge our successes and areas of development as a basis for improvements without blame. We have clear defined roles and work together to ensure hand offs and jointly owned functions are delivered effectively. We are empowered to work autonomously and take pride in our personal contributions.
Purposeful ; We share a clear set of goals and strategies and work towards them collectively to fulfil our business objectives. We have a clear set of standards and approaches that provide context and guidance to our purpose. We are deliberate in how we work with our clients and stakeholders differentiating us from our competitors. We operate with clear intent delivering solutions as efficiently and effectively as possible.
Dynamic : We adapt to the changing market conditions and explore new and innovative solutions to support our clients changing needs. We encourage idea generation and progress new ideas and opportunities quickly. We are agile and flexible demonstrating a willingness to change to remain competitive. We are energised, enthusiastic and challenge how and what we do to remain relevant.
Entrepreunerial : We have the conviction to generate new ideas and recognise the need for experimentation and diversity of thought. We are agile and faced paced using effective decision making to agree and drive forward or dismiss and continue to search for a solution. We work with our colleagues, stakeholders and clients to create innovative future proof solutions and deliver them in a timely manner. We think like owners and recognise the personal contribution we make in supporting Newton's continuing success. Job Purpose
Newton is looking to hire a new business development professional to help drive and execute on its growth strategy in the important UK charity sector. It currently manages c.£4bn of charity client assets, and seeks to expand on that strong base. As an integral and important part of the specialist Newton charity team, the individual will be responsible for extending the reach of Newton's relationships across the client sector, enhancing it's profile as a 'go to' house for charity investment solutions, and more widely, coordination and execution of new business opportunity. Key Responsibilities
The successful candidate will report into and work closely with Head of Charities, but work closely also with the wider charity client and investment team. Responsibilities will include:
- Via consensus with charity team leadership, developing, honing, coordinating and executing a charity business development strategy
- Helping to shape marketing strategy for the charity business
- Levering the opportunity to directly influence charity investors in the UK with a view to garnering long-term interaction, leading to new business
- Clear direction and documentation of the strategic business development execution, including monitoring progress against objectives.
- All routes to client to apply - directly targeted approaches, consultant/intermediary awareness, networking and conferencing, individual and umbrella groups, online campaigns.
- Ongoing client relationship work a possibility
- Influencing the Charity media via PR
- Representing Newton on industry/sector groups and bodies, maintenance of relationships with the same
- Ensuring optimum look/feel of RFP materials and sales aids.
Previous experience within the charity/not for profit sector (working for a charitable organization or within a business dedicated to serving the sector) would be an advantage. Comfort networking with trustees of charities large, medium and small. An understanding of investment management services and products is essential
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