About VanguardVanguard Investments Australia (VIA) has been helping investors achieve their long-term financial goals for over 20 years. Serving institutional and individual clients, and financial advisers, we offer investment solutions that are low-cost, diversified and robust through time.With more than AUD $9 trillion in assets under management Vanguard is one of the world’s largest global investment management companies. In Australia we partner with institutional clients, financial advisers and individual investors to offer low-cost investment solutions. Our comprehensive range of managed funds, exchange traded funds (ETFs) and tailored investment solutions are built to support long-term investment success for our clients.About the role Reporting to the Head of Office of Superannuation Trustee (OST), this role will hold primary responsibility for the monitoring, challenge and oversight of Investment Governance matters. This is a key role leading the oversight of the Investment Governance Framework and associated policies, practices and outsourced Investment Management and investment consulting service provider(s).What you will do Assist the Office of Superannuation Trustee with its oversight and monitoring of services providersSupporting Head of OST and OST Senior Managers across a range of investment governance, investment consulting and reporting mattersReview and challenge reporting received from service providers as well as assisting with APRA and other reporting as requiredAssist in the review of trustee policies and procedures and the insurance claims processesStays abreast of industry and regulatory developments to bring insights relevant for Vanguard Super strategy and operations.Plays a key role in the Vanguard Super OST team participating in special projects and performs other duties as assigned.What we are looking forRelevant undergraduate degree preferably coupled with post graduate qualifications in a related field. Relevant professional membership would be highly regardedDemonstrated experience in superannuation governance, investment governance, investment consulting or related experienceUnderstanding of trustee governance policies and proceduresDemonstrated experience working with regulatory bodies, in particular APRAAccomplished level of reporting and analytical skills with strong attention to detail.Excellent communication, facilitation and presentation skillsAbility to build strong relationships within Vanguard Super and Vanguard Investments business as well as external partnerships and associationsSpecialisations that would make an impact:Knowledge of, or experience in application of RSE licensee and trust law Experience in insurance within superannuation would be highly regarded.Inclusion StatementVanguard’s continued commitment to diversity and inclusion is firmly rooted in our culture. Every decision we make to best serve our clients, crew (internally employees are referred to as crew), and communities is guided by one simple statement: “Do the right thing.”We believe that a critical aspect of doing the right thing requires building diverse, inclusive, and highly effective teams of individuals who are as unique as the clients they serve. We empower our crew to contribute their distinct strengths to achieving Vanguard’s core purpose through our values.When all crew members feel valued and included, our ability to collaborate and innovate is amplified, and we are united in delivering on Vanguard’s core purpose.Our core purpose: To take a stand for all investors, to treat them fairly, and to give them the best chance for investment success.Where to from here?If you would like to discuss further please contact Richard Maher from our Talent Acquisition team on @
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