Finance in Motion is a global impact asset manager focused exclusively on sustainable development in low and middle-income countries. The company develops and advises impact investment funds whose blended finance structures bring together public and private investors to address climate change, strengthen biodiversity conservation, foster the sustainable use of natural resources, improve livelihoods, and promote economic opportunities.

Over the course of its operations, Finance in Motion has unleashed a cumulative total of over EUR 5 billion toward these goals in Southeast Europe, the Caucasus, Latin America, the Middle East and North Africa, and sub-Saharan Africa. In addition to investment activities, the funds also provide technical assistance to support investees, foster responsible finance, and maximize impact in the countries they serve.

Since its foundation in 2009, the company has consistently recorded year-on-year growth and expanded into new regions and topics. Due to this ongoing success, Finance in Motion is seeking an

Working area:

Risk Management


Frankfurt, Germany 

Working hours:

Full-time / Part-time
Temporary position, initially limited to one year

Analyst/ Associate Risk Controlling and Reporting (m/f/d)

The Risk Controlling Team, as a central unit within the Risk Management Department responsible for all risk controlling, monitoring as well as methodological and procedural tasks, is looking for a new member to support the following tasks:

Key responsibilities:

  • Preparation of regular and ad-hoc risk reporting for the Funds including monitoring of timelines and coordination of inputs
  • Monitoring and control of risk diversification limits for all Funds in line with Issue Documents and Fund policies
  • Liaison with internal and external stakeholders including coordination of regular external Fund audits
  • Management of contracts, budgets and licenses for external risk service providers (e.g. rating agencies and other intelligence providers)
  • Preparation and coordination of regular risk committees
  • Coordination of workstreams in projects related to risk management tools, processes or systems
  • Maintenance and user support for Risk Management systems, tools, and databases
  • Set-up, maintenance, and documentation of new and existing internal and cross-departmental procedures
  • Contribution to the development, testing, calibration and validation of risk management models and methodologies

What we expect:

  • University degree in business administration, finance, economics or similar
  • Sufficient, relevant professional experience in Risk Management reporting and data management, system analysis and/or business process optimization in the banking or asset management industry
  • Good analytical, conceptual, and problem-solving skills
  • Basic accounting background, familiarity with financial ratios and financial statements would be an advantage
  • Excellent MS Office skills, particularly advanced user of Excel and Power BI
  • Knowledge of and experience with databases (SQL), additional VBA or R skills would be an advantage
  • Excellent written and spoken English language
  • Strong team-motivation, hands-on mentality coupled with a diligent, proactive working attitude and an open communication style
  • Demonstrable commitment to Finance in MotionĀ“s vision/mission

What you can expect:

  • An agile, widely diverse international working environment with over 50 nationalities who are keenly interested in making a positive difference through their work and who share a collaborative, can-do spirit
  • A job that allows you to fully utilize and expand your skills within an innovative, hands-on company culture
  • A purpose-driven, performance-oriented company that rewards above-average results
  • An organization dedicated to providing effective training and upskilling to its employees
Our more than 230 employees working from our 17 offices worldwide are dedicated to promoting sustainable development through market-based finance solutions. If you enjoy tackling complex challenges in a hands-on manner and are seeking an adaptable and motivating work environment, we would very much like to hear from you. Please use our online application system to submit your application.
Human Resources
Stefanie Zanetti
Tel.: 00 49 (0)69 271035-483