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 a

Working area:

Information Technology


Frankfurt am Main 

Working hours:

Full-time / Part-time

Manager IT System Operations (m/f/d)

Key responsibilities:

  • Leadership of the IT service center within the international IT organization
  • Optimizing structure and processes in order to increase efficiency and scale operations
  • Design and drive improvements on Finance in Motion Network and Services
  • Ensure high availability of critical systems, both the On Premise and the Azure Cloud ones
  • Maintain our Unified Communication system
  • Safeguard the IT security of our networks and end-clients
  • Drive the adoption of industry standard frameworks for security (ISO 27001) and for service management (ITIL 4)
  • Liaise with vendors and suppliers to ensure that quality equipment and services are available to Finance in Motion
  • Recommend on tools, technologies, and processes to streamline system administration and network management activities
  • Support the drive for innovation on the systems and networks of FiM

What we expect:

  • Bachelor’s in Computer Science or related field
  • Sufficient, relevant professional experience
  • Managerial experience at the team level (1-5 employees)
  • Ability to manage a VMware environment (ESXi Hypervisors, HA, Veeam backups)
  • Proven experience in designing, securing, and managing a Microsoft Azure infrastructure
  • Confidence in supporting Microsoft Based Server infrastructure (AD, GPOs, Radius, DNS, DHCP, NPS, NTP)
  • Experience in managing and configuring a Cisco switches-based infrastructure (VLANS, Cisco Switch Stacks, MDF and multiple IDFs)
  • Strong sensitivity to IT security and threats
  • Excellent verbal and writing skills in German and in English
  • Charismatic, self-motivating, open, and respectful personality
  • 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 benefit 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 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 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
Stefanie Zanetti
Tel.: +49 69 27 10 35 483