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:

Energy & Resource Efficiency Finance


Istanbul, Turkey
or Frankfurt, Germany

Working hours:

Full-time / Part-time

Energy & Resource Efficiency Finance Specialist (m/f/d)

Key responsibilities:

  • Support investment staff of the Green for Growth Fund as an expert in the areas of Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy and Resource Efficiency – including business development, due diligence and preparation of investment proposals for banks and other financial institutions
  • Implement strategic projects related to green lending adapted to market needs, contribute to business planning, and support the diversification of investment activities
  • Perform portfolio-screenings and discuss lending strategies with partner financial institutions to identify financing opportunities contributing to energy, emission and resource savings
  • Develop and manage technical assistance projects to support partner financial institutions; facilitate market enabling activities; and provide strategic advice through research and analyses
  • Maintain and continuously improve monitoring and reporting processes and tools for the tracking of environmental impacts
  • Monitoring/analysis of technology/policy developments in target markets

What we expect:

  • Strong understanding of Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy, Resource Efficiency technologies
  • Experience in engaging with the financial sector and/or international development institutions on these topics, or other relevant financial experience
  • A degree in a relevant technical field with additional training and/or work experience
  • Sufficient professional experience in a relevant work environment; experience in Turkey and/or MENA markets an advantage
  • Excellent knowledge of English, both written and oral; business fluency in additional languages relevant for Finance in Motion´s operations an advantage including French and Arabic
  • Team player with strong communication and interpersonal skills, also in multicultural contexts
  • 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 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 around 205 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