One of the world’s leading impact asset managers, Finance in Motion focuses on sustainable economic, social and environmental development in low- and medium- income countries. With well over EUR 2 billion in assets under management, the company attracts capital from private investors to leverage public sector contributions. Our funds provide debt or equity primarily for local financial institutions and increasingly for project and corporate finance. We are active in 30 countries across Southeast and Eastern Europe, the Middle East and North Africa and Latin America, where we foster small business and rural development, green energy production, and natural resource protection.  

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:

Technical Assistance Management

Location:

Frankfurt am Main

Working hours:

Full-time / Part-time

Analyst, Technical Assistance Management (m/f/d)

The Technical Assistance Management department supports the Funds managed by Finance in Motion by designing, developing, and managing capacity building projects in favour of the partner institutions of the Funds and sector-level actors such as central banks and associations. Project under management cover a diverse number of topical areas, such as for example credit analysis, risk management, energy efficiency, agricultural finance, and financial technologies/digitization. The primary area of activity will be in favour of Funds active in the MENA region, namely the SANAD Fund for MSME and the Green for Growth Fund.
 

Key responsibilities:

  • In close collaboration with Investment Management, structure capacity building projects for financial institutions (banks and microfinance institutions), central banks and regulators, business support organizations and other partners in the MENA region and further regions, as required
  • Providing input to strategic technical assistance areas such as entrepreneurship, agriculture, fintech and fostering of financial inclusion
  • Oversee the selection and hiring of external service providers and consultants
  • Manage, implement, administer and coordinate high-quality TA projects that have a strong positive impact on partners
  • Ensure quality control and results/impact monitoring of TA projects
  • Steer the management of monitoring and reporting on TA projects, contributing to ongoing improvements in the structuring of TA projects
  • Ensure quality in project management and related processes and procedures through dedicated support measures that benefit the efficiency and effectiveness of the entire TA Management
  • Day-to-day administration, accounting and reporting


What we expect:

  • University degree, preferably in international development, economics, finance or social sciences
  • Previous professional experience in same or similar field
  • Knowledge of development finance, with emphasis on SME finance and enterprise development preferred
  • Excellent project management and organizational skills
  • Ideally, experience in structuring and implementing capacity building projects for financial institutions and other partners
  • Strong conceptual and strategic skills and thinking
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English, Arabic or French advantageous
  • Work experience or academic exposure to financial technologies or agricultural finance advantageous
  • Strong writing and presentation skills enhanced by intercultural skills and sensitivities
  • Willingness to travel


What you can expect:

  • An agile, widely diverse international working environment with over 40 nationalities who strive to uphold our start-up spirit and profit from the opportunities of a growing company
  • A job with a great degree of autonomy that achieves real impact through cooperation and joint responsibility
  • A purpose-driven, performance-oriented company culture that rewards above-average results
  • An organization dedicated to providing effective training and upskilling to its employees
Our more than 200 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 prefer a communication style that suits the flat hierarchies and cooperative mindset we value, we would definitely like to hear from you. If you are interested, please use our online application system to submit your full application including a CV and meaningful cover letter.
Human Resources
Stefanie Zanetti
Tel.: 00 49 (0)69 271035-483