Finance in Motion is a leading global impact asset manager with EUR 2.9 bn assets under management focused exclusively on sustainable development in low and middle-income countries. The company designs, manages and advises a wide range of impact investment funds for 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 our investment activities, our 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. For our newly formed Luxembourg Private Equity Key Account Team (LPEAT), we are now recruiting an

Working area:

Private Equity

Location:

Luxembourg

Working hours:

Full-time/Part-time

Associate - Private Equity Key Account Team (m/f/d)

The Luxembourg Private Equity Key Account Team (LPEAT) serves as the key account team for Finance in Motion’s Impact private equity strategies (e.g. forestry, clean energy, venture capital, fund-of-funds). The LPEAT has a holistic understanding of investment processes and equity transactions, including portfolio management, risk management, fund management and administration, financial reporting, transfer agency and investor management tasks.

Against this background, the LPEAT is involved in the private equity investment process, the relationship management with key stakeholders and service providers as well as being the central touchpoint for the management of ancillary services from Finance in Motion, GmbH.

Key responsibilities:

  • Support the Senior Key Account Manager in managing the relationship with Equity Investment Teams and its advisors to work on acquisitions, disposals and restructuring of sustainable investments.
  • Support the Senior Key Account Manager in managing the relationship with third parties (e.g. depository, fund administrator) and internally for company/fund set up, liquidation, company secretarial and compliance topics.
  • Support  in the preparation of investment committee and board meetings, such as scheduling meetings, taking minutes and support in the preparation of circular resolutions and other documents.
  • Support LPEAT colleagues with the drafting/updating of relevant policies and procedures related to the private equity structures and support on miscellaneous administrative tasks, such as uploading documents on relevant platforms etc.
  • Participate in FiM group-wide projects, when relevant.

What we expect:

  • University degree in a relevant field (preferably in economics, law, finance, or business administration)
  • Relevant professional experience, preferably in the Luxembourg Fund Industry and of asset management, fund administration, audit of funds or within a law firm
  • Demonstrable commitment to Finance in Motion’s mission to do good for people and planet
  • Dynamic, authentic, credible team player with entrepreneurial mindset and the ability to cooperate with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders in a multicultural context
  • Ability to work autonomously in a structured manner, including proven ability to deliver on time, scope and budget
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills in English (German and Spanish a plus)
  • Experience with investments in emerging markets is considered a strong advantage

What you can expect:

  • An agile, widely diverse and 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 creativity and 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 290 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
Steffen Winterholler
Tel: +49 (0)69 271 035 798