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 5.4 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:

Investment Management

Location:

Frankfurt, Germany

Working hours:

Full-time/ Part-time

Analyst / Associate in Investment Management (m/f/d)

Key responsibilities:

  • Analyse market opportunities to strengthen impact in the domain of entrepreneurship and sustainable economies
  • Analysis of financial statements of potential and existing partner financial institutions and corporates, preparation of investment proposals, regular periodic updates, and management presentations
  • Support senior colleagues in all aspects of the investment process from initial eligibility screening, preliminary assessment, on- and off-site due diligence to investment proposal drafting and deal structuring
  • Liaise with partner institutions and play a key role in the periodic financial reporting cycle which includes securing, discussing, and recording financial statements, indicators, and rating reports
  • Continuous monitoring of assigned country portfolios, focusing on financial and agricultural sector trends, supervisory frameworks and policies, and the operating environment
  • Play an active and supporting role in tailoring and coordinating technical assistance projects
  • Support in business generation, pipeline development and deal origination

What we expect:

  • University degree in economics, finance, or business administration
  • Sufficient work experience in banking/financial sector, ideally with expertise in lending to financial institutions. Lending to corporates and/or agri-finance is considered an advantage
  • Interest in development finance, development economies, regions, and cultures
  • Self-starter with analytical and strategic mindset and attention to detail; sound analytical skills, affinity to numbers; well-organized when working under pressure across diverse tasks
  • Strong skills in MS Excel, PowerPoint, and SharePoint
  • Fluency in spoken and written English and French
  • Strong communication and intercultural skills as well as being a strong team player
  • Goal oriented, fully committed to deliverable of high-quality results under tight deadlines
  • Willingness to travel in the countries of FiM operations as necessary
  • 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 240 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