(Senior) Investment Associate, Fund Investments AT Triple Jump

16 March, 2018

Triple Jump, an impact investment fund manager with a global portfolio, is looking for a:

(Senior) Investment Associate, Fund Investments

40 hours per week, based in Amsterdam, with occasional travel to developing countries

Triple Jump is an independent, responsible investment manager focused on impact investing in emerging markets. We are headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands with regional offices in Georgia, Peru, Mexico, Thailand and Kenya. Our investment portfolio spans more than 60 countries. Triple Jump targets financial sector development and invests in institutions that service the bottom of the pyramid. Triple Jump offers professional fund management services to investors, ranging from asset selection, to portfolio management to fund administration. Thanks to mandates from multiple investors Triple Jump can provide services to financial intermediaries in all stages of their development. Triple Jump investees include financial institutions (ranging from NGOs receiving their first funding, all the way to regulated banks) and investment funds, in developing countries.

Job Description

As (Senior) Investment Associate you are part of Triple Jump’s Fund of Funds Investment Team, involved in the further development of an innovative investment mandate to reach out to the ‘missing middle’ in developing countries and emerging markets. Your main focus will be the identification, appraisal, processing and monitoring of investments to private equity funds and financial institutions active in SME investments. Working within dedicated transaction teams with a high degree of independence you are responsible for deal sourcing, screening, due diligence, drafting investment proposals, deal structuring and negotiation, as well as portfolio monitoring. Additionally, you will also perform overarching portfolio management tasks that are related to client relationship management, reporting and communication, as well as day-to-day operational business activities.

Job Requirements

• Preferably MA University degree in Finance, Economics or related fields;
• > 4 years relevant professional experience, of which at least 2 years through direct exposure to impact investments in emerging markets;
• Investment experience with Private Equity-type funds and/or Fund of Funds is preferred;
• Work experience in developing countries a plus;
• Existing network relevant to the position a plus;
• Self-starter, good multi-tasker, able to work independently within a small, dedicated team;
• Comfortable in taking on new challenges while at the same time being hands-on regarding day-to-day tasks;
• Excellent writing, presentation, analytical and organizational skills;
• Fluent in English - knowledge of Dutch preferred, French and/or Spanish a plus;
• Willingness to travel for market development and Due Diligence purposes

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 days of annual leave, based on a full time contract;
• A dynamic, multi-cultural and collegial working environment;
• The position is initially for 1 year. If successful, the candidate will be offered a permanent position.

Application procedure

Are you interested? Send your application to Willem Boymans before March 16, 2018 by email: jobs@triplejump.eu. More information about the position can be obtained through Ralitsa Rizvanolli or Willem Boymans +31 (0)20 2202 807.

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