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 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:

Strategy & Planning

Location:

Frankfurt, Germany 

Working hours:

Full-time / Part-time

Associate in Strategy & Planning (m/f/d)

We are looking for an Associate to strengthen our Strategy & Planning team in Frankfurt. Our team is in charge of a series of tasks related to our funds, including asset-liability management, business planning, fund structuring, financial reporting and projections, and governance organization.

Key responsibilities:

  • Take responsibility for defined tasks in the Strategy and Planning department for one of our green finance fund mandates
  • Overall support to senior management in strategic matters and fund management of our funds
  • Prepare financial analyses for our funds, e.g., in asset-liability management, financial planning, investment portfolio management, key performance drivers, and business planning
  • Prepare board and other committee meetings of our funds
  • Act as counterpart to external stakeholders such as board of directors, investment committee, fund service providers, and key investors like international development banks and public institutions
  • Closely cooperate with other internal teams (e.g., investment management, risk controlling, investor relations), e.g., on transactions or in product development
  • Support the development and introduction of new financial products or strategic fund initiatives as well as adjustments of the fund structure

What we expect:

  • University degree in economics, finance or business administration or a related field
  • Sufficient relevant prior work experience in a relevant field, such as banking, finance, accounting, or consulting
  • Experience/Expertise in financial analysis, asset-liability management, investment funds
  • Interest in impact investing, development finance, green finance, development economies, regions, and cultures
  • Initiative, proactive and result-oriented approach to work
  • Self-starter with analytical and strategic mindset; strong analytical skills, affinity to numbers
  • Independent and well-organized when working across diverse tasks
  • Team player with an international mindset and intercultural skills
  • Strong communication skills in internal and external settings
  • Excellent English language skills (working language)
  • Demonstrable commitment to Finance in MotionĀ“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 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 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