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Impact Investment Associate – Paul Ramsay Foundation

Location: Sydney or Melbourne, Australia
Job Type: Permanent – Full Time

Closing Date: 30/10/20


Can be based in Sydney or Melbourne

Responsible for supporting the origination and management of a portfolio of impact investments that prioritise positive social impact and broader market building efforts.



  • Monitoring industry development to keep track of market trends, opportunities and risks

Opportunity assessment

  • Critically analysing business and strategic plans
  • Rigorously evaluating financial statements and projections
  • Rigorously evaluating impact theories of change, impact goals and performance
  • Assessing broader market dynamics and trends (demand, growth, competition, etc.)
  • Qualitative due diligence via stakeholder interviews

Investment structuring and closing

  • Developing valuation models, including in markets where comparables don’t exist
  • Selecting appropriate investment instruments and structures on a transaction-by-transaction basis
  • Drafting and coordinating the finalisation of legal documents (terms sheets, loan agreements, subscription agreements, etc.)
  • Negotiating terms and structures with co-investors
  • Drafting investment memos for Boards and Investment Committees

Investment management

  • Providing post-investment support to investees, such as via delivering capacity building projects
  • Overseeing reporting and measurement


See the full position description below.

Position Description 

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