Manulife Investment Management Timberland and Agriculture ( MIMTA ) manages approximately US$15 billion AUM in global timberland and agriculture.
MIMTA creates value through the sustainable management of natural resource investments. Through the five pillars of its Sustainability and Responsible Investing platform (Ecosystem Resiliency, Watershed Protection, Climate Stability, People Empowerment, and Community Prosperity), the group integrates ESG factors throughout all aspects of the investment decision-making and property management process.
MIMTA manages 100% of our timberland investments and 100% of US agriculture investments to third-party sustainability standards.
Reporting to the Director of the Content Specialist team, the Timberland and Agriculture Product Associate will be responsible for supporting the growth of a commingled timberland and farmland product and related feeder vehicles.
The Product Associate is expected to contribute to all product specific and overall strategy marketing materials and ensure accuracy for internal and external audiences.
This includes refining existing processes to collaborate closely with various teams within the Timberland and Agriculture organization to capture, validate, and report information.
The variety of work and exposure to the various functional teams will enable the Associate to gain insight to all areas of the Timberland and Agriculture business from a strategic level to a detailed investment level.
The Associate will be joining the business at a critical juncture of rapid growth.
Serve as a key resource for strategy / product specific informationWork closely with the Director of the Content Specialist, and other functional areas to act as a gatekeeper for Timberland and Agriculture data and materials.
Develop a detailed understanding of the product, asset classes, including our sustainability practices and initiatives, and our competitive advantages.
Monitor the performance of products; create and maintain competitive product grid for all product lines, including files of prospectuses and other materials.
Contribute to marketing materials relevant to fundraisingCreate presentations and other materials used in meetings and help identify and lead the timing for the creation of new collateral.
Help coordinate, update and distribute collateral internally and externally, ensuring alignment and consistency of messaging across multiple products and pieces of content.
Handle project plans to ensure timely completion of initiatives.
Support various aspects of the Timberland and Agriculture Business Development team’s prospect and investor relations efforts.
Provide specialist content including RFPs, questionnaires, databases, and any other prospect or client inquiries. Lead and update these responses in Q&A repository.
Participate in the updating of marketing materials, including coordination with reporting and valuation teams on updating track record and other information.
Assist with the organization and preparation for events including the annual meeting, conferences, tours, and other events the team may plan from time to time.
Participate and assist with biannual fund closings and client onboarding.
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