Head Finance & Control

Job description

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

 

Head Finance & Control

40 hours per week, initially for 1 year, based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands

 

Triple Jump is an impact-focused investment manager that manages and advises several funds in the area of financial inclusion, SME finance, affordable housing, renewable energy and agri. Triple Jump’s mission is to go where investing capital empowers people and improves lives. Triple Jump is headquartered in Amsterdam, and has a strong footprint in the emerging markets with 5 regional offices located in Georgia, Peru, Mexico, Thailand and Kenya. The team consists of over 80 professionals, including 30 different nationalities, with broad field experience and in-depth financial expertise. Triple Jumps’ investment portfolio spans across more than 60 countries.

 

Triple Jump offers professional asset management services to investors, ranging from asset selection, to portfolio management to fund administration. Triple Jump holds an AIFMD license and is regulated by the Dutch Central Bank and the Authority Financial Markets. Our investor base includes institutional investors, development banks, governments, NGOs, and retail banks, all of whom seek to combine both financial returns with social/environmental impact.


Role

As Head Finance & Control you will be the prime responsible for the financial and administrative organisation within Triple Jump. All funds and mandates under management are in scope, as well as the company financials. Your focus will be on managing a team of 9 financial experts, involved in the day-to-day transaction management, administration, portfolio valuation and fund reporting. You are the first point of contact for the external accountant regarding audit, DNB reporting and business process control (coordination of ISAE-3402). You participate in overall company projects which impact your colleagues globally. In addition, the job entails close cooperation with amongst others the Investment Team, Portfolio Management, the Legal Team, the Mid Office and IT. You report to the Director Fund Services.


Responsibilities

  • Leading the finance team of 9 financial experts involved with transaction execution & administration, hedging, cash management & treasury, accounting;
  • Managing the financial administration and reporting of investment mandates and funds;
  • Oversight of financial administration, reporting and budgeting of the management company; 
  • Optimizing business processes; increase efficiency and fully deploy system usage;
  • Documenting and auditing of business processes, coordination of ISAE-3402;
  • Member of the Triple Jump Valuation Committee;
  • Regulatory reporting to DNB;
  • Involved in several team and company projects supporting product development/ company growth. 

Requirements

Job requirements

  • University degree in Finance, Economics or related fields, chartered accountant degree preferred;
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience as a finance manager/administrator in the asset management industry, preferable under AIFMD regulation;
  • Solid managerial experience;
  • Knowledge of treasury and FX derivatives;
  • A thorough understanding service organization control reporting (ISAE 3402);
  • Fluent in English, knowledge of Dutch preferred.

Competences

  • Professional knowledge
  • Self-development
  • Teamwork
  • Leadership
  • Analytical skills
  • Result orientation

Triple Jump offers you

  • A salary competitive for the impact investing sector, 13th month, plus benefits such as a variable part up to a maximum of 10% of your salary. The package includes 28 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;
  • Good work-life balance in the Amsterdam Area.

Application procedure:

Are you interested? Please send your application to Willem Boymans before September 13, 2019 via https://jobs.triplejump.eu. More information about the position can be obtained through Willem Boymans (HR) at +31 20 220 28 07 or Claudia Vroom (Director Fund Services ) at +31 20 220 28 30.