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(n)

Working area:

Impact & Sustainability

Location:

Bogotá, Colombia

Working hours:

Full-time/Part-time

(Junior) Analyst Environmental & Social Management (m/f/d)

Key responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the continuous refinement and implementation of our funds’ Environmental and Social Management Systems (ESMS), including environmental &social (E&S) policies and procedures
  • Provide support to investment teams on E&S due diligence and monitoring of investees
  • Accompany site visits to assess E&S risks and practices of potential investees
  • Collect and analyze E&S data of investments for performance reporting
  • Contribute to writing E&S memoranda on investments
  • Support management of external service providers
  • Monitor the evolving approach of International Financial Institutions to E&S and assess the implications for the company
  • Conduct research on selected E&S topics and administrative duties

What we expect:

  • University studies (Bachelor/Master) in environmental studies, environmental engineering, natural resource management, geography, or other relevant disciplines
  • Relevant internships and/or initial work experience; experience working in environmental consultancies is an asset
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Attention to detail, ability to work under pressure and within tight deadlines
  • Organizational skills and self-drive
  • Team player
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in Spanish and English
  • Fluency in Portuguese is an asset
  • 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 290 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
Steffen Winterholler
Tel.: +49 (0)69 271 035 798