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Innovative Finance - Senior Analyst or Associate

 

Location: Brussels
Contact: career@koisinvest.com
Start date: Q1 2020

Remuneration: according to experience

Do you have strong experience in analytics and leadership? Are you committed to having a sustainable impact on your community as well as on international development? Are you attracted by working in an entrepreneurial and innovative environment?

 

KOIS is recruiting talent with a strong interest in pursuing a career in the impact finance space. Working in an internationally pioneering, entrepreneurial and sustainability committed environment, the candidate will have the opportunity to take leadership in project management and business development.

Responsibilities:

You will work on a diverse set of activities:

  • Conduct problem solving, research and quantitative analyses on key development and social topics

  • Contribute to the design and structuring of innovative finance products such as Social/Development Impact Bonds and blended finance instruments

  • Develop and deliver structured communication to clients

  • Participate in asset management activities (e.g., deal-sourcing, due diligence, or social impact reporting)

  • Support business development efforts (e.g., research and design new investments opportunities, outreach with potential partners and clients)

 

Qualifications and skills:

  • Master's degree in Finance, Business Engineering, Economics or a related field. MBA is a plus

  • At least 3 to 5 years of relevant work experience, preferably in finance or in management consulting

  • Demonstrated interest and/or experience in a social, development or environmental topic

  • Skillset:

    • Strong analytical skills: ability to drive workstreams independently, good command of and ability to apply main finance concepts. Excel modelling skills and relevant sector/topic experience (e.g. development finance, blended finance) are a plus

    • Project management skills: ability to manage workstreams independently. Experience in managing analysts is a plus

    • Client management: ability to present effectively and build strong relationship with clients

  • Full working proficiency (spoken and written) in English. Other languages (in particular Dutch and/or French) are a plus

  • Proficiency with the Microsoft Office Suite of tools including Excel, PowerPoint and Word

  • Upholding KOIS values for integrity, honesty and transparency

  • Entrepreneurial mind-set and proactive workstyle

Contact

Please send your resume and cover letter in English to career@koisinvest.com. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, therefore we encourage applicants to submit their application as soon as possible. Given the high number of applications, we are able to respond to candidates selected for the first round of interviews only.

Innovative Finance - Intern

 

Location: 2 positions: one in Brussels, one in Paris
Contact: career@koisinvest.com
Start date: July 2020

Duration: 6 months

 

Do you have strong experience in finance, analytics and leadership? Are you committed to having a strong impact on your community as well as on international development? Are you attracted by working in an entrepreneurial and innovative environment? 

 

KOIS is recruiting one intern in Brussels and one in Paris with strong interest in the impact finance space. Working in an internationally pioneering, entrepreneurial and sustainability committed environment, the candidate will take part to innovative finance projects with a diversity of global organisations around key social and environmental issues.

Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the design, structuring and fundraising of innovative impact finance products to fund social and environmental initiatives, such as Social Impact Bonds and Development Impact Bonds

  • Conduct data and policy analyses on the related topics (e.g. job market integration and livelihoods, menstrual hygiene management, water security and energy access in conflict zones)

  • Support business development efforts (e.g. drafting presentations & investment pitches, research new investments opportunities)

  • Support further business needs (e.g. external communications, CRM database management)

 

Qualifications and skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Business Engineering, Economics or a related field with strong academic record. A Master’s degree in similar areas is preferred

  • Strong and demonstrable social drive 

  • Entrepreneurial, proactive work style

  • Rigorous and analytical mindset 

  • Proficiency with the Microsoft Office suite (in particular Excel, Powerpoint)

  • Working proficiency (spoken and written) in English is required for both locations, working proficiency (written and spoken) in English is required for Paris; additional command of French and/or Dutch is preferred in Brussels

  • Experience in building financial models and conducting enterprise valuation is a plus, as well as experience with innovative social finance instruments (e.g. development finance, blended finance)

Contact

Please send your resume and cover letter in English to career@koisinvest.com, and specify by which location you would be interested (Brussels, Paris, or potentially both). Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, therefore we encourage applicants to submit their application as soon as possible. Given the high number of applications, we are able to respond to candidates selected for the first round of interviews only.