Jobs of the week: Chicago, HarbourVest, West Monroe and State Street hiring


This week there are chief investment officer, director of private equity, vice president client relations and private equity fund administrator senior associate positions for the taking.

The Municipal Employees’ Annuity and Benefit Fund of Chicago is hiring for a chief investment officer. The CIO oversees asset allocation policy, the investment manager due diligence and selection process, monitors investment manager performance across all asset classes and works directly with the Investment Consultant of the Retirement Board.

Please send a cover letter and resume to [email protected]. Please reference the Chief Investment Officer search in the subject line. Responses required by October 24, 2014.

HarbourVest is recruiting for a vice president, client relations responsible for continuing to grow the firm’s client base through increased commitments from current clients and additional commitments from new investors.

West Monroe Partners is looking to hire a director of private equity based in the Greater New York City Area. The position calls for an experienced leader to build the firm’s East Coast private equity practice. The job requires a bachelor’s degree in management information systems, finance or accounting. The successful hire should be able to travel Monday through Thursday, 75 percent of the time, live in the New York area and have business development, project management and consulting skills as well as writing and presentation of business solutions.

State Street is seeking a New York-based private equity fund administrator, senior associate. The successful candidate will be responsible for directing the day-to-day accounting and admin for client sponsored investment funds. For more details see the job description.

Iris Dorbian contributed to this report.

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