IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is the largest global development institution focused on the private sector in emerging markets. Working with 2,000 businesses worldwide, we use our six decades of experience to create opportunity where it’s needed most. In FY16, our long-term investments in developing countries rose to nearly $19 billion, leveraging our capital, expertise and influence to help the private sector end extreme poverty and boost shared prosperity. For more information, visit http://www.ifc.org IFC’s private equity (PE) funds strategy focuses on supporting: (i) growth equity funds which have significant reach on mid-market companies, the largest impact on job creation and the most potential for IFC to develop direct relationships with the underlying companies; (ii) small business funds which reach into frontier areas; and (iii) climate change funds which, by attracting both talent and capital to a nascent sector, can stimulate investments. IFC is pursuing a dynamic growth strategy with a particular focus on expanding its PE funds investments in East Asia and Pacific region. To strengthen its team in Indonesia, we are seeking an Investment Analyst to be based in our Singapore Office. As part of the regional Private Equity Funds team, the Investment Analyst will work closely with IFC’s Investment Officers, who are responsible for the design, negotiation, structuring and subsequent supervision of the Corporation’s investment projects. He/she will help identify and appraise new investments and assist Investment Officers in monitoring and supervising the existing portfolio of investments. The position reports to the EAP Regional Lead and Global Portfolio Manager of Funds Investment.
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 3 year term appointment.Background / General description
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: • Support Investment Officers in the business development, investment execution and portfolio management• In the business development, the Analyst will conduct industry and market research; collect, analyze and summarize the data of the PE funds in the market;• In the investment execution, the Analyst will collaborate with the Investment Officer to perform the data collection and analysis on the prospective Funds investment. The Analyst will also coordinate with the Fund Manager and the internal departments during the appraisal and the preparation for the internal investment decision meeting. The Analyst will also support the Investment Officer during the terms negotiations. • In the portfolio management, the Analyst will participate in the monitoring of existing investments in portfolio companies. This includes reviewing private equity funds information and prepare internal reports based on periodic financial statements, project progress reports, and other information submitted by clients;• Prepare documentation for IFC internal processes;• Establish and maintain client relationships to ensure responsive client service and to enhance new business opportunities;DRDuties and Accountabilities
• Bachelor’s or equivalent from a reputable university; preferably with major in accounting, economics or finance;• Minimum 2 years of working experience in a reputable institution in an Analyst role for investment or corporate finance, or 2 years consulting experience with an established consulting firm;• Strong analytical and problem solving skills, sound business judgment to identify issues, and present creative and practical solutions;• Facility to work successfully in multicultural teams and across boundaries;• Demonstrated teamwork skills;• Strong client service orientation with an openness to feedback and new ideas;• Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English. Proficiency in Mandarin is strongly preferred. 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