State Investment Officer

Company:Nebraska Investment Council

The Council, located in Lincoln, Nebraska, is searching for a State Investment Officer to lead the independent state investment agency responsible for managing over $20 billion in assets. The current SIO is retiring. This is an exceptional opportunity to work with a highly-regarded board and to lead an investment office with a long history of superior investment performance.

A senior investment leader, with a moderately conservative investment philosophy and a track record of generating returns in excess of appropriate benchmarks, is desired. The ideal candidate is a generalist with knowledge of all asset classes.

Investment management experience leading a public pension fund or state investment agency is preferred. Applicants from other investment organizations with relevant experience are also encouraged to apply. A bachelor’s degree is required; a CFA preferred.
Cash compensation includes a base salary competitive to attract top investment talent.

Health care, retirement benefits, and relocation assistance are also provided. Please contact Michelle Tedrick, Senior Consultant, or 614-854-7300.

NIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer