BlueOrchard is a leading global impact investment manager and member of the Schroders Group. As a pioneering impact investor, the firm is dedicated to generating lasting positive impact for communities and the environment, while aiming to provide attractive returns to investors. BlueOrchard was founded in 2001, by initiative of the UN, as the first commercial manager of microfinance debt investments worldwide. Today, the firm offers impact investment solutions across asset classes, connecting millions of entrepreneurs in emerging and frontier markets with investors with the aim to make impact investment solutions accessible to all and to advance the conscious use of capital. Being a professional investment manager and expert in innovative blended finance mandates, BlueOrchard has a sophisticated international investor base and is a trusted partner of leading global development finance institutions. To date, BlueOrchard has invested more than USD 8bn across more than 90 countries. Over 215 million poor and vulnerable people in emerging and frontier markets received access to financial and related services with the support of BlueOrchard as of December 2020. Become part of this unique success story and join our fast-growing company in Tbilisi, Georgia as
Investment Team Intern (8 months contract)
As part of the Regional Investment Team, you will report to the Regional Director Eurasia, Tbilisi Office, and will provide support to the Investment Officers (IOs). Your primary responsibilities will include assistance to Investment Officers in developing and maintaining relationships with Financial Institutions (FIs), developing new business opportunities and developing investment proposals. In addition, you will also support BlueOrchard’s (BOF) operations and various internal and external reporting as needed.
Within a reasonable period of time, you are expected to learn and gain general understanding of BOF’s business model and business processes and acquire knowledge on appropriate application of BlueOrchard’s methodology. You will perform research and assist colleagues with risk analysis and reporting. You will gain a good understanding of BOF’s investees and financial markets in the Region and will apply such knowledge and professional skills to effectively support Investment Officers in meeting business objectives in the Region.
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Desirable start date: 1. October 2021
Please apply in ENGLISH, including CV and cover letter via www.blueorchard.com/about-us/careers/
Deadline for application is 20 September 2021
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