Investment Support Associate - Coordinator Amsterdam

Job description

Duty Station: 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 Jump 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 and social/environmental impact.


As Investment Support Associate Coordinator you support the transaction flow in terms of focusing on document management, transaction progress, flagging deviations of one way of working, act as a central point of communication while not performing approvals or assessments.

You coordinate the work of Support associates based in regional offices and assure that the workload is properly distributed, and actively intervene when this necessary out of own initiatives, liaising with the Regional managers.

The function entails being the liaison between the Investment Teams, Legal and Finance department. Additionally the focal point for directing questions to the CDD Amsterdam-based expertise.

The role can be best characterized as a transaction coordinator who oversees all the time-sensitive activities involving hand-overs and supports the deal flow allowing the Investment Teams to focus on their core tasks. You report to the Director of Financial Institutions based in Amsterdam. 

 

As an Investment Support Associate Coordinator, you are responsible for coordinating the work of the other associates and support the overall transaction process which mainly involves:

  • Collection of client information;
  • Client KYC assessment;
  • Transaction administration;
  • Drafting Legal documentation;
  • Updating transaction information system;
  • Hard copy management.

Requirements

Job requirements

  • Economics, international business, legal, finance or management support oriented education at least at a bachelor level;
  • Strong affinity with administration;
  • Leadership skills;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Customer and result oriented;
  • Minimum two years of working experience in an investment manager, MFI, a development bank, or a commercial bank are considered an important additional asset;
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment;
  • Profound knowledge of English and strong preference for good knowledge of French;
  • Good understanding of deal flow processes.

Triple Jump offers you

  • The opportunity to work within a growing, entrepreneurial organisation in the impact investing sector;
  • Competitive salary for the impact investing sector including a fixed year-end payment, a variable incentive arrangement and pension arrangement;
  • 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? Please make sure we have received your application to the attention of Jeanette Bouman, HR Manager Triple Jump, before April 26, 2019. More information about the position can be obtained through Eelco Mol or Jeanette Bouman at +31 20 2202 806.