Investment Officer Latin America
Full time, initially for 1 year, Duty station: Lima, Peru / Mexico City, Mexico
Triple Jump is a socially responsible investment management and advisory company with its head office in Amsterdam, the Netherlands and regional offices in Georgia, Peru, Mexico, Kenya, and Thailand. Triple Jump manages and administers investment funds that focus on improving access to finance for entrepreneurs in developing countries. The funds we manage reach out to in excess of 442,000 micro, small and medium enterprises in 60+ low and middle income countries.
As an Investment Officer you are responsible for the identification, negotiation, appraisal, processing and supervision of debt investments in MFIs in the Latin America region. Furthermore, you will be involved in the organisation of the lending policy (i.e. working out procedures, instrumentation, information systems). You have an extensive regional network of partners and other people/institutions relevant to the fulfilment of your position. The position requires frequent travel to countries within the region. You will be based in Lima, Peru or Mexico City, Mexico. The position is initially for 1 year.
This position requires a strong economic background, acquired by working (at least five years) in a MFI or a rating agency or a development/commercial bank. You have experience with analysing financial statements and dealing with legal and organisational issues as part of the due diligence process. You have demonstrated interest and experience in development and/or emerging markets. You have demonstrable communication and reporting skills and are able to disseminate knowledge and mediate between different views. Your negotiation skills are excellent and, above all, you are capable of representing the funds we manage. You feel comfortable working in a team while independently developing new and managing existing markets. You have a profound knowledge of Spanish and English (both speaking and writing).
- team player
- excellent communication/writing skills
- good negotiator
- strong analytical skills
Triple Jump offers you
- A competitive salary plus benefits such as a variable part up to a maximum of 20% of your salary. The package includes 25 working days of annual leave.
- A pension plan allowance
- Health Insurance allowance
- Opportunity to be part of a growing, ambitious organisation
Send your application to Jeanette Bouman before December 31, 2016 by email: email@example.com. More information about the position can be obtained through Gustavo Santivañez at firstname.lastname@example.org and Claudia Rojas at email@example.com.