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 an

Working area:

Fund Operations


Frankfurt, Germany

Working hours:

Full-Time, Part-Time

Intern KYC – Fund Operations Team (m/f/d)

Key responsibilities:

As an Intern in the KYC Unit, you are going to support the team in the following KYC activities of our Funds:
  • Perform and document initial and ongoing screening activities on all Funds’ stakeholders (investees, investors and other third parties) in integrity databases.
  • Coordinate the compilation, maintenance and storing of required KYC documentation.
  • Support the ongoing KYC/AML monitoring and regular review activities on the funds’ counterparties in collaboration with the responsible business units.
  • Assess and escalate potential red flags to the second line of defense.
  • Closely collaborate with the Compliance team.
  • Coordinate and respond to KYC/AML queries from Funds’ business partners.
  • Develop and implement adequate tools and system, including the definition of requirements
  • Continuously update, maintain, and improve processes and tools.

What we expect:

  • Progressed level of university studies in law, business administration, finance or similar
  • All-rounder with affinity to KYC/AML, regulatory and legal topics.
  • Enthusiastic, and self-starting attitude.
  • Flexibility and a team player.
  • Ability to handle tasks with great accuracy, organization and attention to detail.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with extensive proficiency in MS Excel and other MS Office products are an asset.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.
  • 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 250 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