Investment Associate –Sustainable Ocean Fund

Investment Associate –Sustainable Ocean Fund

Full time, London based opportunity

 

We are looking for an Investment Associate to join the Mirova Natural Capital Investment Team for the Sustainable Ocean Fund, who are managing an innovative mandate making investments into sustainable business models and projects in the Blue Economy with a developing country focus.

As an Investment Associate your main task will be to provide support to the Sustainable Ocean Fund Investment Team across a broad range of activities related to deal development and execution, portfolio management, reporting and communication as well as team coordination.

This role will give you exposure to working within an innovative impact investing platform, including investment screening, structuring and execution.

 

Job Description

  • Providing transaction and monitoring support on individual investment opportunities;
  • Supporting the investment team in the preparation of investment proposals, presentations and fund communications;
  • The development and maintenance of financial models to support the evaluation and management of investment opportunities;
  • Provide monitoring and reporting support for the fund at the portfolio level.
  • The preparation of sector analysis and research covering investment strategies;
  • Assistance with external communications about our investments and with relationships with project investment stakeholders.

Candidate Profile

  • Relevant education background (university) with 2 to 3 years of previous investment or environmental finance experience combined with demonstratable business acumen, including financial modelling skills;
  • An understanding of and experience with impact investing and knowledge of issues that are affecting our ocean;
  • Based in London with the ability to travel internationally;
  • Pro-active attitude, and a good team player with the ability to work independently withina small team;
  • Excellent communication, writing and presentation skills with a fluency in Spanish a plus;

Interested?
If you think you have what it takes to join the Sustainable Ocean Fund please send a CV and cover letter outlining your qualifications and motivations to oceans@althelia.com. Please include the Job title in the email subject.

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