Senior Investment Manager

Role Summary

  • The role’s key purpose is to create sustainable impact through serving entrepreneurs in
  • the SME sector with risk capital and business support, helping them to realise their full business potential and achieve long- term success.
  • The investment manager delivers tangible value to the SME clients and by doing so, achieves financial and impact returns on his/her transactions.
  • A secondary purpose is to develop and share within the GroFin network knowledge and expertise in SME investment and support, including lessons learnt.

Ideal Profile

  • GroFin is a mission-driven for profit development finance organisation that is run on strong commercial principles.
  • We recruit people that believe in the power of capital and market development to do bring about positive change in local communities.
  • We employ people who are passionate about our sector and what we do, strong on ethics and committed to the success and sustainability of our clients and of GroFin.
  • GroFin works with local entrepreneurs who are looking to professionalise and grow their businesses.
  • We support them with practical, specific and relevant business advice.
  • This requires us to be accessible, down-to-earth, pragmatic, hands-on, professional, respectful and honest.
  • GroFin aims to develop long term relationships with its employees.
  • We invest in our employees for the long term and offer a solid career in an organisation that is at the forefront of impact investment.
  • Learning is part of the GroFin culture.
  • Each employee, at every level, is conscious of the need to continuously raise her/his knowledge and skills.
  • The willingness to learn is therefore a non-negotiable condition of employment.

Required experience, qualification and skills:

  • 7+ years of a demonstrated track record in investing or financing SMEs ;
  • Advanced degree required. An MBA is preferred, as well as CFA or ACCA;
  • Excellent financial and analytical skills;
  • Excellent credit management skills;
  • Excellent deal origination skills and a well-developed network with the local SME business and finance community;
  • Written and spoken language fluency in English essential.
  • Choose GroFin, and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.

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