| May 31, 2024

Associate Principal – Impact Investing Jobs at CrossBoundary Group (Ramallah, Palestine)

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Website CrossBoundary Group

Job Description

CrossBoundary Advisory is recruiting an associate principal-level engagement manager. We seek candidates with 7-10 years of relevant experience working in underserved markets, a dedicated interest in Palestine’s economic development, experience creating structured analyses and action plans in rapidly evolving situations with high ambiguity, and managing a diverse set of team members and stakeholders. You will be the day-to-day point of contact for clients in Palestine, evaluate investment opportunities, conduct macroeconomic markets assessments, and provide transaction support to both investors and capital seekers. You will also cultivate a team of analysts and associates to do the same.

 

Who We Are

The CrossBoundary team is a unique group made up of people who are genuinely excited by the opportunity to make a difference in some of the most challenging yet exciting markets in the world. Team members come from diverse backgrounds but share several qualities: curiosity, humility, integrity, a drive for excellence, and a bias for action.

 

Who You Are

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 7-10 years of relevant experience with at least 2-5 years in investment banking, management consulting, private equity, or similar
  • Strong, succinct writer in English
  • Structured thinker who can break projects into time-bound pieces
  • Use frameworks and mental models to communicate and organize disparate information
  • Strong quantitative skills and analytical abilities: can think clearly, structure problems logically, and then design and implement solutions that focus on the core issues
  • Experience living and/or working in the MENA region is required, experience in Palestine is highly preferred
  • Familiarity with company fundraising process, including investor due diligence processes
  • Willing to take on new types of work, even without prior experience or direct supervision
  • Excellent presentation skills: ability to communicate clearly and effectively with diverse audiences
  • Exceptional attention to detail and ability to deliver high-quality output within time constraints
  • Self-starter who is humble and passionate about creating lasting change in underserved markets
  • Enthusiastic about working, traveling, and living in sometimes challenging environments
  • Familiarity and comfort with Microsoft PowerPoint and Excel
  • Business fluency in English is required. Arabic is a plus but not required.

 

Primary Responsibilities

Company identification and evaluation

  • Identify and rigorously assess investment opportunities

 

Market assessment and ongoing market analysis

  • Conduct macroeconomic, regulatory, and operational assessments
  • Provide sector analysis of priority areas for investment

 

Investor qualification and relations

  • Assist in identifying qualified investors
  • Support with managing numerous investor relationships

 

Transaction support

  • Assist on complex transactions which include but not limited to due diligence support, detailed financial model preparation including valuation

 

Team support

  • Manage others on the team to execute on projects
  • Leverage firms’ tools and share in the power of internal knowledge

 

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To apply for this job please visit crossboundary.applytojob.com.