IDH The Sustainable Trade Initiative Job Vacancy: Investment Manager, Papua & West Papua

This role is based in Papua & Papua Barat, Indonesia

Position overview

The Investment Manager reports directly to Senior Program Manager Landscape and Commodities Papua and West Papua with focus on:
  • Identifying and prototyping scalable investment and financial mechanisms for PPI (Production, Protections, Inclusion) compacts and solutions.
  • Identifying, developing and prototyping business and investment model and trade linkage (with value chain connection) for indigenous, village and conservation forests in Papua – having alignment with other partners and projects incl. GEG (green economic growth).
Job Description
  • Develop and implement strategy business and investment model.
  • Lead the overall process of making final investment agreements which consist of client origination, deal structuring and monitoring that achieve optimum result in line with the YIDH’s investment strategy and objectives.
  • To identify and secure, evaluate and prioritise a pipeline of business opportunities.
  • Write reports and present to relevant stakeholders on investment opportunities.
  • To promote the organization externally, including attending the events, networking, presentations and building relationship with key stakeholders.
  • At least 5 years of relevant working experience, in a role as investment professional in an investment firm, bank or relevant consultancy.
  • Advance degree in a relevant discipline, such as economics, business or law.
  • Extensive knowledge in international commodity supply chains and sustainability issue in the landscape and commodities sector.
  • Strong networks in financial institutions and the world of impact investors/donors.
  • Ability and willingness to travel to remote areas in Indonesia.
  • Excellent spoken and written communication skills in Bahasa Indonesia and English.
Next to these criteria, the following competencies are expected of applicants:
  • A Team player and able to adapt and thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • A practical approach to problem solving and the identification of opportunities, and ability to make clear and concise decisions.
  • Ability to effectively work with senior management and decision makers both internally and externally.
  • Strong writing, presentation and reporting skills.
Yayasan offers a challenging position within an enthusiastic and passionate team. As a Yayasan team member you can contribute to positive global change. The position is a full-time position. The successful applicant will initially be offered a one-year contract but with the possibility to extend.

How to apply
Would you like to apply? Just send us your motivation and resume in English by using the following hyperlink: CLICK HERE

Closing Date: 20 December 2019