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:

Risk Management

Location:

Bogotá, Colombia or San Salvador, El Salvador

Working hours:

Full-Time / Part-Time

Associate - Credit Risk Management - LATAM (m/f/d)

The Credit Risk Management Department is responsible for credit risk management and particularly for underwriting and subsequent monitoring of lending transactions to financial institutions. It is looking for a new team member to support the following tasks:

Key responsibilities:
  • Monitoring of assigned country portfolios, financial sector trends and operating environment to identify potential risk factors for Funds’ investments in partner financial institutions
  • Analysis of financial statements and other financial and non-financial information available on potential and existing partner financial institutions
  • Support to senior staff members in the investment process from preliminary analysis to on-site due-diligence examination and investment analysis and deal structuring
  • Preparation of internal rating reports, memoranda and management presentations
  • Analysis and research through public sources and internal databases
  • Assessment and monitoring of integrity profile of the existing and potential partner institutions
  • Maintenance and regular update of rating and investment compliance databases for assigned country portfolios

What we expect:

  • University degree in economics, finance, or business administration
  • Demonstrated skills in financial analysis and financial modelling of financial institutions (banks, leasing, and microfinance organizations)
  • Professional experience in banking and finance 
  • Familiarity with the financial sector and banking regulatory framework of Latin American countries
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills in English and Spanish. Knowledge of Portuguese is considered as an additional advantage
  • Excellent Excel and PowerPoint skills
  • Self-starter with attention to detail, analytical mindset, and ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Team player, open and engaging communication style, and interpersonal skills
  • Willingness to travel to the countries of FiM’s operations (Central America, South America, and the Caribbean) as necessary
  • 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
Mieszko Domanski
Tel.: +49 69 271 035 711