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 Advisory/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

Working area:

Risk Management


Frankfurt am Main

Working hours:

Full-time / Part-time

Associate in Risk Management – focus on Georgia and CIS region (m/f/d)

The 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 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 organisations)
  • Professional experience in banking and finance
  • Familiarity with the political and cultural context of the CIS countries is considered a strong advantage
  • Excellent command of English and Georgian languages; Fluency in Russian is a strong 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
  • Occasional travel to the CIS region or other countries of operation
  • 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 strive to uphold our start-up spirit and benefit 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 organisation dedicated to providing effective training and upskilling to its employees

Our around 230 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 very much like to hear from you. Please use our online application system to submit your full application, including a CV and meaningful cover letter.
Human Resources
Sandra Jakubczyk
Tel.: 0049 (0) 69 271 035-477