IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is the largest global development institution focused on the private sector in emerging markets. Working with more than 2,000 businesses worldwide, we use our capital, expertise, and influence to create markets and opportunities in the toughest areas of the world. In FY17, we delivered a record $19.3 billion in long-term financing for developing countries, leveraging the power of the private sector to help end poverty and boost shared prosperity. For more information, visit http://www.ifc.org IFC’s Infrastructure and Natural Resources Department is recruiting an Investment Analyst to support IFC’s infrastructure investments in Asia. The position will be based in Singapore. Investment Analysts work closely with IFC’s Investment Officers, who are responsible for business development and relationship management as well as the full investment life cycle involving investments across the capital spectrum from senior debt to equity.
Note: If the selected candidate is a current Bank Group staff member with a Regular or Open-Ended appointment, s/he will retain his/her Regular or Open-Ended appointment. All others will be offered a 2 year term appointment.Background / General description
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: • Industry and company research;• Creating financial models;• Analyzing historical and projected financial statements;• Preparing reports based on financial statements, financial models, project progress reports, andother information from portfolio or prospective client companies;• Designing and conducting due diligence;• Preparing documentation for IFC internal approvals;• Establishing and maintaining close relationships with client companies to enhance new business opportunities;• Participating in investments negotiations and assisting in transaction documentation;• Conducting industry and market research for business development;• Participating in the monitoring of existing investments.DRDuties and Accountabilities
• Bachelor’s or equivalent degree with specialization in finance• Experience in a financial institution (2+ years) with a track record in M&A, corporate finance or equity research;• Strong analytical and problem solving skills, and sound judgment to identify issues and present creative and practical solutions;• Solid foundation in accounting and financial model construction;• Facility to work successfully in multicultural teams and across geographical boundaries;• Demonstrated teamwork skills;• Strong client service orientation with an openness to feedback and new ideas;• Excellent presentation skills;• Fluency in English is essential. Fluency in Bahasa, Vietnamese, or other regional languages would be an added advantage. IFC values diversity and encourages all qualified candidates who are nationals of IFC member countries to apply, regardless of gender, gender identity, religion, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or disability. Sub-Saharan African nationals, Caribbean nationals, and female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.SCSelection Criteria