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:

Technical Assistance Management

Location:

Frankfurt, Germany

Working hours:

Full-time/ Part-time

Type of contract:

Limited to one year

Analyst Technical Assistance Management (m/f/d)

Key responsibilities:

  • Support the delivery of high quality technical assistance (TA) projects to the benefit of financial institutions (banks, leasing companies and microfinance institutions), sector and business support organisations, and other partners of the Green for Growth Fund covering the full project life-cycle:
    • Initiating and structuring TA projects in close collaboration with Investment Management including preparation of terms of reference (ToR)
    • Selection and hiring of external service providers/consultants and coordination with local partners;
    • Operational management & administration of TA projects in compliance with the Standard Operating Procedures and the respective TA Facility Policy
    • Ensuring quality control and results/impact monitoring of TA projects, external providers and consultants
    • Delivering timely and accurate data management, as well as provision of project reports, including ad-hoc technical reports and progress updates vis-à-vis planned activities and expected outputs
    • Steering the monitoring of and learning from TA projects and feed learnings into improved TA offerings
  • Coordinate the portfolio of environmental and social risk management related TA projects
  • Ensure proper management of allocated project budgets and accounting documentation
  • Ensure coordination within relevant working groups and with external parties
  • Day-to-day administration, accounting and reporting

What we expect:

  • University degree, preferably in international development, finance, or environmental topics
  • Previous professional experience in same or similar field (incl. internships)
  • Knowledge of development finance, with an emphasis on green finance preferred
  • Excellent project management, self-management and organizational skills with a proven ability to manage projects for results, translating strategic aims into achievable work plans
  • Ideally, experience in structuring and implementing TA projects in the areas of Environmental and Social Risk Management, Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy and Resource Efficiency
  • Experience in data/knowledge management, financial reporting and budgeting
  • Excellent knowledge of English, both written and oral; business fluency in additional languages relevant for Finance in Motion´s operations is an advantage
  • Team player with strong communication and interpersonal skills, also in multicultural contexts
  • Strong command of MS Office package
  • Willingness to travel
  • Demonstrable commitment to Finance in Motion´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 250 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