Investment Manager – Seed Capital

Type: 
Job
Employer: 
Triple Jump
Location of Job: 
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Posted: 
09 Oct 2019
Closing: 
31 Oct 2019
About the organization: 

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 agriculture. 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 five 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.

About the Job: 

Triple Jump is looking for an Investment Manager to join Triple Jump’s Seed Capital and Business Development (SCBD) Team, currently managing an innovative investment mandate targeting ‘missing middle’ SMEs in frontier markets (Dutch Good Growth Fund). As Investment Manager – Seed Capital you will take the lead in developing an innovative seed capital investment portfolio.

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Identify screening of new investment opportunities.
  • Prepare decision making for new investment proposals.
  • Support deal structuring.
  • Monitor the investment portfolio.
  • Support business development for follow on activities.

More information can be found on the DGGF website: Early-stage SME finance initiatives.

Qualifications:

  • Five or more years of relevant work experience in the field of Seed Capital/Angel/VC investing, preferably in developing countries.
  • Good knowledge of SME finance challenges, affinity with financial institutions (both traditional and digital) and GP/LP structures.
  • Creativity is an asset – no single deal is the same.
  • Smart (analytical) and result driven.
  • Pro-active attitude and strong organization skills.
  • Good multi-tasker and able to work independently within a small team.
  • Excellent communication, writing, presentation skills.
  • Fluent in English; French and/or Spanish a plus.
  • Applicants must have an EU working permit.
How to Apply: 

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Country: 
Netherlands