IFC—a member of the World Bank Group—is the largest global development institution focused on the private sector in emerging markets. We work in more than 100 countries, using our capital, expertise, and influence to create markets and opportunities in developing countries. In fiscal year 2021, IFC committed a record $31.5 billion to private companies and financial institutions in developing countries, leveraging the power of the private sector to end extreme poverty and boost shared prosperity as economies grapple with the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. For more information, visit www.ifc.org
CTA’s Asia-Pacific PPP team covers operations in 29 countries with support from the Global Director and as part of about 100 staff worldwide. In Asia-Pacific, 26 staff are located across ten different offices, with staff located close to clients in Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, the Philippines, Hong Kong, Vietnam, Thailand, Australia, and Singapore.
The duties and accountabilities of the Investment Analyst include but are not limited to the following:
Role & Responsibilities:
The Investment Analyst will work closely with team leaders as part of the project teams to assist in the origination, due diligence, structuring, negotiation and bidding of infrastructure projects. The focus will be mostly on activities and projects in ASEAN, with possibility of working in other countries in East Asia and South Asia as well.
Duties will include, but will not be limited to:
• Supporting business development across different infra segments
• Preparing pitch books and proposals
• Drafting memoranda and documentation for internal approvals, including using IFC systems for advisory operations
• Supporting project teams in due diligence and preparing transaction structuring reports
• Creating financial models to support project work
• Reviewing legal and technical outputs and documentation
• Assisting in preparation of prequalification and tender documentation
• Supporting project teams in marketing transactions to potential investors and undertaking international competitive bidding, and commercial/financial closure
• Assisting the team leaders in strategy related activities as the need may arise.
• Supporting the PPP Regional Asia-Pacific Manager on any additional required activities.
• Undergraduate degree in Finance or Accounting or a related specialty from a top reputed university.
• Solid and relevant experience of a minimum of three years gained in a leading financial institution either in project finance, corporate finance or M&A and privatizations.
• Knowledge of overall industry sector trends and experience in infrastructure transactions/PPPs in East Asia.
• Strong financial modeling skills.
• Strong analytical and conceptual skills and ability to communicate ideas clearly and confidently, with good presentation skills.
• Willingness and ability to travel on short notice and frequently, as required.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills in English and, preferably, good working knowledge of either Bahasa Indonesia and/or Vietnamese.
World Bank Group Core Competencies
The World Bank Group offers comprehensive benefits, including a retirement plan; medical, life and disability insurance; and paid leave, including parental leave, as well as reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities.
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