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A career with Third Avenue Management provides the opportunity to work with a leading value-oriented investment adviser. Based in New York, the Firm was founded in 1986 by legendary investor Martin J. Whitman. For more than three decades, Third Avenue has consistently pursued a bottom-up, fundamental-value approach to investing by focusing on the company’s balance sheet, the value of its underlying assets, the discounted price of its securities, and the ability of the enterprise to increase its corporate net worth over time. Today, the Firm is partnered with Affiliated Managers Group, Inc. (NYSE:AMG) and has four core strategies — Global Value, Small-Cap, Real Estate and International Real Estate – which are available to investors through ’40 Act mutual funds, UCITS, and customized accounts.

At Third Avenue Management we believe a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace is one where all employees feel valued. We are committed to a nondiscriminatory approach and providing equal opportunity for employment and advancement. We value diverse life experiences, heritages and ensure that all voices are respected and heard. You can see the Firm’s full DEI statement here.



Third Avenue is currently seeking a Chief Operating Officer (“COO”) who will maintain oversight for the day-to-day operations of the firm, including management of key business functions.  Reporting to Third Avenue’s Management Committee, the COO will seek to: (i) develop operational excellence across the organization, (ii) support the development, maintenance, management and monitoring of the adviser and mutual fund regulatory compliance programs, and (iii) play a pivotal role in helping shape and scale the organization.


The base salary range for this full-time position is $160,000-$240,000.


Interested candidates should send a Cover Letter and Resume to for consideration. All applications will be kept confidential.

Third Avenue Funds are distributed by Foreside Fund Services, LLC.  Investors should consider the investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses carefully before investing. Third Avenue Funds are offered by prospectus only.  The prospectuses and summary prospectuses are available on this website or by calling (800) 443-1021.  Read the prospectus or summary prospectus carefully before investing.