For one of our clients, a European Institution, we are urgently looking for a :
Loan Officer - Risk Sharing Instruments
This is a full-time position
The Loan Officer shall be in charge of all phases of the project cycle, including project identification, appraisal, approval, execution, and implementation and monitoring.
The Loan Officer is required to know and effectively use fundamental business concepts and practices, and to provide analytical, research and other professional assessments, more in particular :
Development, structuring and implementation of risk-sharing and associated advisory operations with financial institutions in the EU Neighbouring Countries, for the ultimate benefit of SMEs.
This will include project preparation, appraisal, due diligence, financial analysis, and implementation monitoring in the context of guarantee and loan operations;
Effective implementation and monitoring of operations to ensure their compliance with donor reporting requirements and operational objectives;
Outputs to be delivered in a timely manner and in line with the policies, procedures and objectives of the Bank.
University degree, preferably in Finance / Economics or other relevant subject
A minimum of 3 years of relevant experience in the financial sector, ideally with a focus on access to finance for SMEs, banks and bank-intermediated lending
Expertise in financial instruments, such as risk-sharing instruments, portfolio guarantees, etc.
Excellent knowledge of written and spoken English or French and a good command of the other. Knowledge of languages of the region covered would be an asset.
Achievement Drive : continually keeps an eye on performance, focusing on improving it, showing drive and determination to meet short and long-term goals
Change Orientation : Adapts to differences and changes in the environment; takes a flexible approach to reach outcomes
Collaboration works cooperatively as part of a team; works collaboratively with peers across organisational boundaries based on a genuine interest in and an accurate understanding of others and their individual perspectives and concerns.
Organisational Commitment : Is willing to commit to an organisation whose mission is to support Europe and is open to diversity, and to align her / his own behaviour with the organisation’s needs and intrinsic values, acting with integrity in ways that promote the organisation’s mission, policies and rules