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 nearly 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 more than 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

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Risk Management


El Salvador

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Associate Risk Management – Financial Institutions, Latin America (m/f/d)

Risk Management Department is responsible for credit risk management and particularly for underwriting and subsequent monitoring of lending transactions to financial institutions. The Finance in Motion regional office in El Salvador is currently looking for an Associate Risk Management (m/f/d) to support the following tasks:

Key responsibilities:

  • Participate in the investment process from preliminary analysis of financial institutions (banks, leasing companies, microfinance institutions, etc.) to on-site due-diligence and deal structuring
  • Monitor assigned country portfolios, focusing on financial sector trends and operating environment to identify potential risks and opportunities for Funds’ investments in partner financial institutions
  • Maintain and regularly update internal rating and compliance database; contribute to regular and ad-hoc risk reporting
  • Support in development and update of risk management policies, procedures and methodologies

What we expect:

  • University degree preferably in economics, finance or business
  • Sufficient, relevant professional experience in banking or finance
  • Demonstrated skills in analyzing financial institutions
  • Good regional market knowledge of the financial sector as well as the political and cultural context of neighboring countries
  • Excellent written and spoken Spanish and English (official working language). Fluency in other languages is considered an asset
  • Strong team player, open and engaging communication style and strong inter-personal skills
  • Advanced Excel and Power-Point skills
  • Willingness to travel across Latin America

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 180 employees working from our 17 offices worldwide are dedicated to promoting sustainable development through marked-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. Please use our online application system to submit a CV and meaningful cover letter.
Human Resources
Stefanie Zanetti
Tel.: 00 49 (0)69 271035-483