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Investment Analyst – EECA Region

at Incofin Investment Management in Antwerp, Belgium

About the Job

To strengthen our team we are looking for an Investment Analyst. The person will be based out of the Antwerp, Belgium office.

Assignments
Supporting the development of a portfolio of MFI debt investments in the CIS region (focus on a select number of countries in the Caucasus and Central Asia), including :

  • Identifying suitable investment opportunities
  • Screening MFIs
  • Negotiating debt transactions with MFIs
  • Executing due diligence analyses of MFIs
  • Drafting and presenting reports to Investment Committee
  • Monitoring investments
  • Keep abreast of economic, financial and political developments in assigned countries
  • Initially, the Investment Analyst will work very closely within the team of Investment Managers on a selected number of projects. Over time, more responsibility will be given, including assignment of one or more countries.

We offer

  • A challenging assignment in a fast-growing multicultural company
  • A high degree of job satisfaction thanks to Incofin’s social commitment
  • A competitive remuneration
  • Ample opportunity to develop within a dynamic environment

Qualifications

  • Advanced academic degree in finance/economics or equivalent by experience
  • At least 2 years of experience in microfinance investment management or microfinance consulting services (such as rating, technical assistance)
  • Passionate about the microfinance industry
  • Committed to social objectives of microfinance
  • Experience in working in one or more countries of the EECA region
  • Entrepreneurial, pro-active, result-oriented
  • Hands-on attitude and resilient to stress
  • Strong analytical mind
  • Capable of presenting investment opportunities to highly professional counterparts
  • Very good oral and written English, other languages such as Russian (ideally) would be an advantage
  • Good IT user skills ( excellent knowledge of MS Office)
  • Prepared to travel frequently and high degree of flexibility
  • Good team player

To apply

To apply, please send your CV and a cover letter to Jan Dewijngaert, Regional Director EECA: jan.dewijngaert@incofin.com

Incofin Investment Management

Incofin Investment Management (Incofin IM) is an international impact investor with more than 15 years of track record in promoting financial inclusion, particularly in rural areas and in the agricultural sector. The investments of Incofin IM target both financial and social/environmental positive impact. The assets under management by Incofin IM amount to more than $1 billon. The portfolio under management includes investments in more than 200 institutions in more than 50 countries worldwide. Incofin is currently managing two funds with direct investments into the agro value chain. The multi-national Incofin IM team has offices in Antwerp (Belgium), Bogotá (Colombia) Chennai (India), Phnom Penh (Cambodia) and Nairobi (Kenya).