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.

Key skills/competencies:

  • 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 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

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

Contact person and job application

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