Pension Funds

Saskatchewan Healthcare Employees looking for director of public investments

Saskatchewan Healthcare Employees' Pension Plan, Regina, is seeking a director of public investments for the multiemployer defined benefit plan.

The position is new, said Janet Jule, chief investment officer of the C$6.5 billion ($4.9 billion) pension plan.

The selected individual will oversee about C$5 billion in assets managed by external managers in Canadian and global equities as well as Canadian and non-Canadian fixed income, Ms. Jule said.

The position will report to Ms. Jule.

The plan's target allocation is 32.5% global equity, 30% fixed income, 12.5% Canadian equity, 12% real estate, 8% infrastructure and 5% emerging markets equity, according to SHEPP's website.

The job posting is on the pension plan's website.

Applicants must submit a resume by July 21. Submissions may be made by mail to Kelley Orban, senior director of stakeholder relations, Saskatchewan Healthcare Employees' Pension Plan, 201-4581 Parliament Ave., Regina, SK S4W 0G3; by fax at 306-751-8301; or by email to careers@shepp.ca.

No selection date has been set, Ms. Jule said. The search is being handled internally.