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Nuveen Investments AVP, Alternative Investments Product in Charlotte, North Carolina

The AVP, Alternative Investments Product, will focus on product management responsibilities across our real estate and real assets platform specifically within onshore and offshore funds distributed through the wealth channel (non-traded REITs, LPs, interval funds and tender offer funds). In addition, the role will support established products from a governance and business performance perspective, as well as support product development initiatives. The AVP will achieve results through leadership and cross-functional collaboration with investment management, sales, legal, marketing, operations, and finance personnel.

Key Responsibilities and Duties

  • Manages real estate and real assets alternative investment products on the basis of profitability, investment performance, governance, operating model, vendor management, and strategic direction of the firm.

  • Focuses on stewarding product development from product concept/design/manufacturing through product launch and drives overall product management, overseeing project plans and coordinating cross-functional teams.

  • Closely partners with distribution teams through training, education and research and may serve as subject matter expert on assigned product matters with clients.

  • Leads structuring changes and closely manages project timelines, working closely with portfolio management, legal, accounting, distribution and client servicing teams.

  • Manages internal governance/approval process for new products as well as product changes.

  • Ensures products are compliant with regulatory requirements.

  • Supports broader alternatives product team through various business management tasks.

  • Gain industry knowledge and build relationships with cross-functional business partners (e.g., Marketing, Operations, Distribution, Legal, Compliance) to accomplish goals.

  • Prepare materials to drive stakeholder engagement, report results, and support decision making.

Educational Requirements

  • University (Degree) Preferred

Work Experience

  • 3 Years Required; 5 Years Preferred

Physical Requirements

  • Physical Requirements: Sedentary Work

Career Level



  • 3+ years of direct experience managing alternative investment products and strategies distributed through retail channels including non-traded REITs, interval funds or tender offer funds as well as private structures

  • Licensed as Series 7 and 63 (Preferred)

  • University (Degree) Preferred

  • Experience working within real estate and/or real assets

  • Product structuring experience with investment management, either from sell-side/buy-side firm or a reputed law firm, preferred. Offshore structuring experience preferred.

  • CFA or CAIA designation, preferred

  • Strong attention to detail with ability to organize and prioritize to meet project timelines

  • Self-starter with acute critical thinking skills and desire to drive innovation and new processes

  • Effective interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills with ability to influence others

  • Strong skills in Microsoft Suite:Â Excel, PowerPoint, Word,

Base Pay Range: $116,000/yr. - $193,300/yr.

Actual base salary may vary based upon, but not limited to, relevant experience, time in role, base salary of internal peers, prior performance, business sector, and geographic location. In addition to base salary, the competitive compensation package may include, depending on the role, participation in an incentive program linked to performance (for example, annual discretionary incentive programs, non-annual sales incentive plans, or other non-annual incentive plans).Â

Company Overview

Nuveen, the investment manager of TIAA, offers a comprehensive range of outcome-focused investment solutions designed to secure the long-term financial goals of institutional and individual investors. Its affiliates offer deep expertise across a comprehensive range of traditional and alternative investments through a wide array of vehicles and customized strategies. For more information about the firm please visit our website at

Benefits and Total Rewards

The organization is committed to making financial well-being possible for its clients, and is equally committed to the well-being of our associates. That’s why we offer a comprehensive Total Rewards package designed to make a positive difference in the lives of our associates and their loved ones. Our benefits include a superior retirement program and highly competitive health, wellness and work life offerings that can help you achieve and maintain your best possible physical, emotional and financial well-being. To learn more about your benefits, please review our Benefits Summary ( .

Equal Opportunity

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider all qualified applicants for employment regardless of age, race, color, national origin, sex, religion, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected status.

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