| March 18, 2024

Investment Officer / Senior Investment Officer Latin America

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Website Triple Jump

Triple Jump, a Dutch impact investment manager with a global portfolio, is looking for a

 

Investment Officer  / Senior Investment Officer Latin America (fluency in Spanish and English required)

32-40 hours per week, duty station Lima, Peru (Mexico City is a potential option)

Local candidates are strongly encouraged to apply

 

Since the start in 2006 we followed our own unique path as impact-investors, driven by the belief that we have a role to play in solving global challenges. Today, Triple Jump thrives as a close-knit group of passionate professionals dedicated to making a positive difference. From our six offices across the globe, we collaborate closely, combining our expertise and shared commitment to leave a lasting footprint. Our main goal is to make the most of our investments and support incredible projects that help communities worldwide. We value a can-do attitude and a strong sense of determination, and we encourage a work culture centered around efficiency, collaboration and impactful results. To achieve this, we welcome passionate new Jumpers who want to play a crucial role in shaping our future.

 

Expectations

As an Investment Officer / Senior Investment Officer you will assist with the identification, appraisal, processing and supervision of debt investments in MFIs in the Latin America region. You will contribute to the full investment cycle, from origination to monitoring of the investment. You will develop an extensive regional network of partners and other people/institutions relevant to the fulfillment of your position. The position requires frequent travel within the region (with an average of one week per month). You will be based in Lima, Peru (Mexico City is a potential option). The position is initially for 1 year.

Job requirements

This position requires an economic or financial oriented education, plus considerable working experiences in an asset manager, rating agency, a development- or a commercial bank. You should have experience with analyzing financial statements and dealing with legal and organization issues as part of the due diligence process as well as a demonstrable network in the region. You are familiar, or willing to familiarize yourself, with issues of development co-operation in a cross cultural context. You have demonstrable communication and reporting skills and are able to disseminate knowledge and mediate between different views.

 

 

Competencies

  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience;
  • Result-oriented with excellent writing skills;
  • Excellent communicator and negotiator with strong analytical skills;
  • Team player with excellent writing and presenting skills;
  • Fluent in English and Spanish is an absolute must (both speaking and writing);
  • Knowledge of Portuguese is considered a plus;
  • Existing working permit considered a plus.

Don’t meet every single requirement? Studies have shown that women and people from racialized communities are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single qualification. If you are excited about this role but your past experience does not align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway.

 

Triple Jump offers you

  • The opportunity to work within a growing, entrepreneurial organization in the impact investing sector;
  • Competitive salary for the impact investing sector, including pension scheme and a variable incentive arrangement;
  • Flexible working hours, good work-life balance;
  • A dynamic, multi-cultural and diverse working environment.

To apply for this job please visit triplejump.recruitee.com.