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Job Title: Managing Director of Real Assets


Company: Pennsylvania State Employees� Retirement System , 30 North 3rd Street,
Harrisburg, PA
Location: PA
Date:04/13/2015

The Pennsylvania State Employees� Retirement System (SERS), Harrisburg, PA is


seeking experienced candidates to fill two professional investment positions that
will assist in the management of SERS� $27 billion externally managed investment
portfolio.
SERS was established in 1923 and is one of the nation�s oldest and largest
statewide defined benefit plans. The plan is comprised of approximately 220,000
members and is funded through employee contributions, employer contributions, and
investment earnings.
For information on requirements and responsibilities of each position, and to apply
for a position, please visit SERS� website at www.sers.pa.gov and click on the
�Contact� tab and then �Careers� on the drop down menu.
Compensation will consist of a competitive salary and benefits package dependent on
the experience, qualifications and credentials of the successful candidates.
Please direct questions to Cheryl Krchnar, Human Resource Director, at
ckrchnar@pa.gov or 717-237-0265.
The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer
supporting workforce diversity.

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http://sers.pa.gov/contact_careers-dirRealAssets.aspx

Managing Director of Real Assets


This is a highly specialized senior position in the SERS Investment Office that
reports directly to the CIO and requires an advanced understanding of the asset
class. The Managing Director of Real Assets plans, manages, and evaluates the Real
Assets program of the State Employees Retirement System (SERS) in accordance with
the State Employees' Retirement Code, other applicable state, federal, and
international laws and regulations, and the SERS Statement of Investment Policy.
The Real Assets program represents a multi-billion dollar allocation of the SERS
Fund. This position shares in the fiduciary responsibility for successfully
managing SERS investment program; provides policy, strategy, and program advice to
the CIO and board; monitors and evaluates investment performance, risk exposure,
and guideline compliance of SERS Real Assets fund managers, and recommends changes
in program strategy and fund manager status.
Supervises one portfolio manager in the management of the Real Assets portfolio.
The successful candidate will have over five years of investment management work
experience, preferably in real assets or related area, and a bachelor's degree; an
advanced degree or professional certification is highly desirable.
Submit Your Application: http://sers.pa.gov/contact_careers-application.aspx

PA State Employees' Retirement System


Online Application Process
Select from one of the following positions, then click Begin to apply.
_Managing Director of Real Assets

Through this site, you will be able to:


1. Complete a Candidate Summary.
2. Review and Submit your Candidate Summary.
3. Upload a Cover Letter and Resume.
4. Print a copy of your completed Candidate Summary.

PA State Employees' Retirement System


Online Application Process for

Managing Director of Real Assets

Candidate Summary
- required fields *
- larger text areas can be expanded with the handle located at the bottom-right.

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Contact Information

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Mid Init
Last Name

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home
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work

Email Address

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City
State
Zip Code

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Work Experience
Briefly describe your public pension system experience
Briefly describe your portfolio management experience
Briefly describe your investment analyst, corporate governance, or other relevant
experience

Additional Information
Salary Requirement
Certifications (e.g. CFA, CPA, etc.)
4 of 1000

Education
List all degrees beginning with the most advanced degree obtained:
Type of degree and major
School name
School location (City, State)
Year of completion
How did you become aware of this position?

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If you encounter any problems in completing this online application process, please
contact PA SERS.

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