Be part of changing behaviours in investment: we're hiring

Mar 10 2023 · 3 minute read



An exciting opportunity for someone who wants to build a career within an entrepreneurial and growing business and work with exceptional colleagues at the forefront of impact investing practice.

Snowball is an FCA (Financial Conduct Authority) authorised investment manager providing investors with a diversified, multi-asset, multi-manager portfolio of investments, targeting superior risk-adjusted financial returns combined with positive impact across both social equity and environmental sustainability.

We are looking for an Impact Investment Associate, who shares our passion for delivering broad and long-lasting positive Impact. We invest across both private and public asset classes, primarily through funds managed by specialist asset managers.

Example of areas where Snowball has already made impact investments include venture capital and private equity, public equities, renewable energy/infrastructure, sustainable agriculture and forestry, social and supported housing, specialist finance/credit including microfinance platforms, and social outcomes contracts.

Snowball is committed to the professional development of its team and in addition to internal development activities, actively supports employees in their pursuit of relevant external professional qualifications and affiliations such as CFA.


You will be part of a sector-leading impact investment team, working collaboratively across a range of asset classes, and will have an opportunity to take on significant responsibility.

You will engage with top-tier asset managers and analyse and develop an understanding of the attractiveness and impact potential of their asset classes and individual strategies, and of their competitive 'edge' in order to make decisions about allocating capital from the Snowball portfolio.

You will be expected to develop expertise in various sectors relevant to impact investing, for example, climate tech, energy, health or education and to contribute to Snowball’s knowledge about how best to achieve positive impact and superior financial returns from investments.

Snowball is a small and non-hierarchical team and there will be significant opportunity to work with everyone and to learn about and contribute to other areas of the business. There will also be opportunities to engage with Snowball's Advisory Council, Expert Network and Board members.



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To apply for the role, please send CV and cover letter to The closing date for the role is end of the day 31st March 2023.


At Snowball, we believe in giving everyone an equal chance to succeed. We exist to invest in solutions for social equity and environmental sustainability: we welcome applications from people with lived experience of the effects of these two interconnected challenges.

We want to make our recruitment processes accessible. Please let us know if you have particular requirements to help you interview with us.

Snowball is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age.

Candidates must have the right to work in the UK.

Sean Farrell, CIO, Snowball
Sean Farrell, CIO, Snowball