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 5.4 billion toward these goals in Southeast Europe, the Caucasus, Latin America, the Middle East and North Africa, and sub-Saharan Africa. In addition to 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 a

Working area:

Investment Management

Location:

Bogotá, Colombia

Working hours:

Full-time / Part-time

Finance Associate (Financial Institutions and Corporate Lending) (m/f/d)

Key responsibilities:

  • Supporting all aspects of the investment cycle from identification of potential investees, conduct on-site due diligence, structuring investment proposal, to presenting to an investment committee, and monitoring of the outstanding portfolio
  • Coordinating with other departments in areas such as  environmental, social, and governance safeguards, finance, impact, legal, and risk functions as it relates to project structuring and closing of transactions
  • Participating and contributing to legal discussions with potential investees, from formulating and drafting initial terms and conditions to supporting the negotiation of complex legal agreements
  • Drafting of internal and external reporting regarding individual transactions and the investment portfolio
  • Take a leading role in the credit portfolio monitoring duties of the team
  • Manage Analysts to execute deliverables for the team and support the training and mentoring of junior professionals
  • Undertaking industry and market research on target markets in Latin America to support the business origination and execution efforts aligned with the investment strategy of Finance in Motion
  • Identifying technical assistance needs for potential investees or market participants, in coordination with the technical assistance team

What we expect:

  • Degree in economics, business administration, finance, or a related field (master's degree preferred)
  • Sufficient years of relevant work experience in corporate and/or lending to financial institutions, investment banking, and/or development finance. Experience in agribusiness transactions is a plus
  • Strong client relationship management skills
  • Strong financial modeling and financial analysis skills with a solid understanding of accounting standards
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English (all responsibilities are conducted fully in English)
  • Strong presentation skills enhanced by intercultural sensitivities
  • Goal oriented, team player, and fully committed to delivering high quality results under tight deadlines
  • Willingness to travel
  • 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 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 300 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
Mieszko Domanski
Tel: +49 (0)69 271 035 711