Overview

Responsibilities:

Investment Evaluation and Compliance

  • Perform legal, environmental/social/corporate governance (“ESG”), and financial due diligence on a prospective company to receive investment capital and advisory services.

Business Development and Advisory Services

  • Evaluate prospective and existing portfolio companies for operational and business strategy deficiencies and make recommendations to the Company’s investment teams on how to improve operational performance.
  • Establish the development impact metrics and indicators for each portfolio company and lead the tracking, monitoring and evaluation for each portfolio company’s performance.

Analytics

  • Create budgets and projections in Excel and extrapolate that information into reports and proposals. 
  • Organize the underlying data sets into simple mathematical models that can generate actionable data, charts, tables, and the underlying numerical content that goes into proposals and reports. 
  • Do market research and analyses as requested

Assist investment team with various other functions, including:

  • Client-profile input into AS-Bank 4.0, AS-Accountant 7; Client-package compilation
  • Perform marketing and client-calls as requested
  • Make site inspections as scheduled; Identify and report the problems

Assist the Finance team in:

  • Monitoring the targeted disbursement of funds; prepare memos to support the sequential release of tranches.
  • Monitor the timely installments of dues by clients, organize the notifications and follow up calls
  • Recording day to day financial transactions and completing the posting process
  • Process accounts receivable/payable and handles payroll in a timely manner
  • Oversee collateral registration and manage the Credit History Register of the borrowers and investees with the ACRA and Loan Register.

 

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum of three years of experience in at least some of the relevant fields that span the job description, such as: Finance experience (banking, investment, private equity, fund management, etc.); Compliance; Investor relations; Experience with development banks (for example, EBRD, IFC, DFC) or USAID funded projects is a plus.
  • Undergraduate degree in any field related to the experience/skills noted above and/or background in technical and/or natural science along with experience in finance;
  • Native Armenian speaker, with fluency in English and Russian languages, both spoken and written;
  • Extremely strong analytical skills, problem solving skills, attention to detail, and a willingness and enthusiasm to take on challenging work;
  • Self-starter with proven ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced, high-growth environment where everyone is expected to balance multiple roles and commitments

Travel:  Occasional travel in the regions within Armenia as well as to Georgia will be required.

REMUNERATION/SALARY: Competitive salary, plus participation in the company incentive program and standard benefits.