Investment Coordinator

  • Salk Institute for Biological Studies
  • La Jolla, San Diego, CA, USA
  • Jan 08, 2020
Full time   Business/Financial Affairs/Financial Aid

Job Description


Job #: G866

Posted Date: January 8, 2020

Closes On: Open Until Filled

Job Title: Investment Coordinator

Status: Regular Full Time

Benefits Eligible: Yes

Laboratory/Department: Finance

The Finance department provides a broad range of financial and accounting services to both faculty and administration.

Position Description:

This position works independently as well as collaboratively with various staff / management levels throughout the Institute, and with external parties in performing the duties of the position.

This role assists in the monitoring of the Alternative Investments portfolio of approximately 60 Funds and over $400m of assets, requiring the performance of ongoing due diligence activities, review of monthly performance, ensuring that treasury transactions are reviewed and executed, coordination with custodial bank, and the preparation of audit schedules and tax reporting.

Under the general direction of the Senior Financial Analyst, this position exercises sound judgment and attention to detail, adheres to critical timelines / due dates, and follows accounting principles.



  • Minimum of two years of clerical or administrative experience in an investment or treasury department or a financial institution.



  • High school diploma.
  • AA/AS or BA/BS degree in a related field or equivalent combination of education and related work experience.

Special Requirements:

  • Must be willing to work at a location away from the main campus (but within walking distance) and travel to and from campus as needed (parking is available at both locations).
  • Must be willing to work in an animal-related research environment.
  • Satisfactory completion of the Institute’s background investigation.
  • Completion and signing of confidentiality agreement.

Physical Requirements:

This position requires constant seeing, adjusting focus, handling, reading and working inside.


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Application Deadline

Open Until Filled