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Investment Controls & Operational Risk

Company: State of California
Location: Sacramento
Posted on: February 25, 2021

Job Description:

Job Posting: Investment Controls & Operational Risk Public Employees Retirement System JC-222600 - Investment Controls & Operational Risk
INVESTMENT DIRECTOR, PUBLIC EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM Final Filing Date: Until Filled Application Methods: Electronic (Using your CalCareer Account) By Mail Drop-off Within the Investment Office, the Investment Control & Operational Risk (ICOR) team--is a business-critical function reporting directly into the Deputy Chief Investment Officer. The function has the accountability for actively managing investment compliance and controls, operational risk, and operational due diligence in addition to driving the INVO philosophy and approach around ethics, transparency, and culture. CalPERS is searching for an Investment Director to lead the ICOR teams and join the leadership group of the INVO.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Lead, develop, evolve and implement a best-in-class, robust, practical investment compliance, controls and operational risk platform
  • Lead, manage, mentor and harmonise team-based culture within ICOR teams
  • Partner, collaborate and build close, effective working relationships (across the enterprise) ensuring objectives of both enterprise and the investment office are strategically aligned and effectively implemented
  • Proactively identify and monitor how external factors will affect all aspects of the business and implement robust, customized solutions to address and offset such factors.
  • Identify, socialize, and provide constructive challenge to strengthen internal controls and operational efficiency across the INVO
  • Lead by example and work collaboratively with CalPERS Management and INVO in developing organization ethics, transparency, ethos and cultural You will find additional information about the job in the Duty Statement . Minimum Requirements You will find the Minimum Requirements in the Class Specification.
      NOTE: Salaries do not reflect recent changes necessitated by the unanticipated budget shortfalls arising from the COVID-19 pandemic. Information for actual reductions of salaries is available in the Human Resources Manual, Section 2113, Personal Leave Program (PLP) at # of Positions: 1 Work Location: Job Type: Permanent, Full Time Department Information California Public Employees' Retirement System (CalPERS) is a global institutional investor and the nation's largest public pension fund, with assets of approximately $405.26--billion as of October 29, 2020. Headquartered in downtown Sacramento, CalPERS is situated in close proximity to the Napa Valley, San Francisco, Lake Tahoe, and other desirable destinations in California. Our people are deeply committed to our Core Values --and their decisions and actions are guided by our investment beliefs.

      If you thrive in a fast paced, challenging and rewarding environment where diversity in perspective and experience is valued, this may be the right opportunity for you. Special Requirements Live Scan
      The selected candidate is required to submit to a criminal history review process utilizing Live Scan fingerprinting.

      Background Investigation--
      In addition to Live Scan, this position requires additional background screening prior to employment.--

      Surety Bond
      Must be able to qualify for a Surety Bond--

      CalPERS Disclosure Requirements
      If employed, you may be subject to rules imposed by Personal TradingRegulations and Conflict of Interest Code that apply to CalPERS employees, which requiredisclosure of certain investment information and use of a designated trading platform forsecurities transactions, as well as filing a Statement of Economic Interest (Form 700) Application Instructions Dates printed on Mobile Bar Codes, such as the Quick Response (QR) Codes available at the USPS, are not considered Postmark dates for the purpose of determining timely filing of an application. Final Filing Date: Until Filled Who May Apply Individuals who are currently in the classification, eligible for lateral transfer, eligible for reinstatement, have list eligibility, are in the process of obtaining list eligibility, or have SROA and/or Surplus eligibility (please attach your letter, if available). SROA and Surplus candidates are given priority; therefore, individuals with other eligibility may be considered in the event no SROA or Surplus candidates apply.

      Applications will be screened and only the most qualified applicants will be selected to move forward in the selection process. Applicants must meet the Minimum Qualifications stated in the Classification Specification(s). How To Apply Complete Application Packages (including your Examination/Employment Application (STD 678) and applicable or required documents) must be submitted to apply for this Job Posting. Application Packages may be submitted electronically through your CalCareer Account at When submitting your application in hard copy, a completed copy of the Application Package listing must be included. If you choose to not apply electronically, a hard copy application package may be submitted through an alternative method listed below:
      Address for Mailing Application PackagesYou may submit your application and any applicable or required documents to: Public Employees Retirement System Attn: JC-222600/KM Human Resources Division P. O. Box 942718 Sacramento , CA 94229-2718 Address for Drop-Off Application PackagesYou may drop off your application and any applicable or required documents at: Public Employees' Retirement System/ JC-222600/KM Human Resources Division 400 Q Street, LPN, 3rd Floor, Room 3260 Sacramento , CA 95811 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM Required Application Package Documents The following items are required to be submitted with your application. Applicants who do not submit the required items timely may not be considered for this job:
      • Current version of the State Examination/Employment Application STD Form 678 (when not applying electronically), or the Electronic State Employment Application through your Applicant Account at All Experience and Education relating to the Minimum Qualifications listed on the Classification Specification should be included to demonstrate how you meet the Minimum Qualifications for the position.
      • Resume is optional. It may be included, but is not required. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodations for the hiring interview process must request the necessary accommodations if scheduled for a hiring interview. The request should be made at the time of contact to schedule the interview. Questions regarding reasonable accommodations may be directed to the EEO contact listed on this job posting. Desirable Qualifications In addition to evaluating each candidate's relative ability, as demonstrated by quality and breadth of experience, the following factors will provide the basis for competitively evaluating each candidate:
        • Post graduate qualification in applicable fields such as, Juris Doctor (JD), Chartered Financial Analysist (CFA), Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Financial Risk Manager (FRM), Master of Business Administration (MBA)
        • Broad depth of cross-asset class experience across public and private markets--
        • Depth of experience in engaging, influencing, and presenting to CalPERS Board, INVO leadership--
        • Highly credible, demonstrates gravitas in conjunction with depth of technical experience to garner respect amongst team and peers--
        • Demonstrated ability to effectively lead a team of at least 10 individuals--
        • Excellent communicator with an ability to build trust and articulate vision to the team, peers, senior management, and the board--
        • Creative and solutions-oriented with the ability to build, maintain and systematize a highly effective and controls-aware culture--
        • Effective collaborator with an ability to rally support and buy-in across key stakeholders in the organization--
        • Galvanised by professional challenge and accountability within a public service domain--
        • Humble, balanced and considered professional with an appreciation for input and guidance from peers across the organization--
        • Strong team player: motivated and enthused by team successes--
        • Robust personality, comfortable with challenge and being challenged/scrutinized internally and externally CalPERS employees are eligible for a number of benefits. Health benefits and leave programs are available for most permanent, full-time employees and some permanent, part-time employees. Benefit eligibility may depend on length of service and may be subject to collective bargaining agreements, which are contracts negotiated between the State of California and employee organizations that define employees' wages, hours, and conditions of employment. Some added benefits CalPERS offers include:
          • Alternate Work Schedules
          • Flexible Work Hours
          • Independently run child care facility located on CalPERS campus
            --For more details about employee benefits, visit the California Department of Human Resources website.
            The Human Resources Contact is available to answer questions regarding the position or application process. Human Resources Contact:
            Kristina Morgan
            (916) 795-3563
   Please direct requests for Reasonable Accommodations to the interview scheduler at the time the interview is being scheduled. You may direct any additional questions regarding Reasonable Accommodations or Equal Employment Opportunity for this position(s) to the Department's EEO Office. EEO Contact:
            CalPERS EEO
            (916) 795-3675
   California Relay Service: 1-800-735-2929 (TTY), 1-800-735-2922 (Voice)TTY is a Telecommunications Device for the Deaf, and is reachable only from phones equipped with a TTY Device. Equal Opportunity Employer The State of California is an equal opportunity employer to all, regardless of age, ancestry, color, disability (mental and physical), exercising the right to family care and medical leave, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, military or veteran status, national origin, political affiliation, race, religious creed, sex (includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), and sexual orientation. It is an objective of the State of California to achieve a drug-free work place. Any applicant for state employment will be expected to behave in accordance with this objective because the use of illegal drugs is inconsistent with the law of the State, the rules governing Civil Service, and the special trust placed in public servants.

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