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Corporate Development Associate / Manager

Zürich

Our client BlueOrchard Finance is a leading impact investment manager with twenty years track record. The firm is dedicated to fostering inclusive and sustainable growth while providing attractive returns for its investors. Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, BlueOrchard has offices in Cambodia, Georgia, Peru, Kenya, Luxembourg, and Geneva. To date, the company has deployed over USD 4bn in impact investments across 70 emerging and frontier markets, enabling social impact.

Responsibilities

This is a key role for Blue Orchard’s development & growth. You support and drive business oriented projects like growth initiatives and product development. This versatile role cover topics such as research in the impact investment universe, designing and launching new investment products, driving strategic initiatives, support Blue Orchard’s Project Finance practice, middle office responsibilities and many more. You will be working closely with the COO and BlueOrchard’s Leadership team.

Requirements

  • MUST HAVE: 2-4 years of relevant management consulting experience;
  • Project management experience;
  • Strong problem solving and excellent people skills;
  • Both; strong conceptual skills and at the same time hands-on attitude;
  • Ability to manage and coordinate multiple tasks under time pressure;
  • Proficient in MS Office (PowerPoint, Excel, Word);
  • Proficiency in English and German, French would be a plus;
  • Self-starter with strong work ethics and positive energy;
  • Excellent team player with high service orientation;
  • Execution oriented and high attention to detail;
  • Passion for Impact Investing.

Application

Gaudenz will be happy to answer your questions regarding this role: gb@ypro.ch
Unfortunately, due to the large amount of received applications that don't meet the requirements, we will only contact short listed applicants.

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