Associate – Finance Services

Organization
Ennovent India Advisors Pvt. Ltd.
Deadline for Applications
10/15/2015
Contact Information
To ApplyPlease apply with detailed resume and cover letter expressing your interest in this position and relevant past experiences to Allison Langille, Director of Operations at career@ennovent.com

Ennovent is seeking a detail-oriented Associate to support the execution of Ennovent’s Finance services.

Organization Profile

Ennovent is a global innovation company that helps clients accelerate innovations for sustainability in low-income markets in developing countries. Through our customised solutions, effective services and affordable community, we discover the best innovations, support their startup in new markets, secure finance by facilitating investments and scale innovations to grow profit and impact. Since 2008, Ennovent has worked with around 60 clients to accelerate over 250 innovations in 15 countries.

As an evolving for-profit enterprise Ennovent’s core strength is our team – a talented and self-motivated group of professionals with strong backgrounds in fields such as investment management, information technology, international development, business operations, entrepreneurship and the environment.

Ennovent’s organisational culture is dynamic; we are highly responsive to new ideas and initiatives that could advance our organisational aspirations, while also fostering a positive impact on low-income markets in developing countries. We promote a sense innovation, business ethics and professionalism in all our operations.

For further details about Ennovent: www.ennovent.com

Job Profile

Title

Associate

Job Objective

To support the execution of Ennovent’s Finance services.

Position Type

Full-time

Compensation

A compensation package commensurate with experience and the organization’s compensation structure.

Start Date

As soon as possible

Location

Anywhere in India

Reporting Relationship

Manager – Finance Services

Position Description

Ennovent’s Finance services are focused on accelerating innovations that have a positive impact on low-income markets in developing countries. Included within the Finance services are Ennovent’s Impact Investment Holding and the Ennovent Circle, a trusted group which facilitates support (financial and otherwise) for innovations.

The Associate will be a core member of Ennovent’s team working under the Manager – Finance Services to support the organization’s delivery of the finance services. In addition, the Associate will be responsible for supporting the finance activities of the other verticals, including Discover, Start Up and Scale as well as Ennovent’s statutory and regulatory requirements.

The specific responsibilities related to the Associate will include, but not be limited to:

· Support all stages of the investment process for the Impact Investment Holding with a specific focus on deal flow generation, business plan and model analysis, due diligence, deal documentation/agreements and portfolio monitoring.

· Support all stages of the client generation and management process for the Ennovent Circle, with a specific focus on Gust, investor meetings, member communications and research.

· Support the financial management of Ennovent’s other verticals including Discover, Start Up and Scale as well as Ennovent’s organizational finance activities.

· Perform detailed research to inform strategic and tactical decisions related to Ennovent’s finance activities.

· Maintain and track industry trends and knowledge on topics related to Ennovent’s finance activities.

· Support internal innovation processes including executing experiments and incorporating learnings.

· Provide additional technical support for Ennovent’s services under Discover, Start Up, Finance and Scale, as required.

· Contribute to feedback loops to ensure a model of continuous improvement and value for both clients and Ennovent.

· Engage with Interns to ensure mutual benefit and positive working experience, as required.

Qualifications

We are seeking a detail-oriented recent graduate or new professional with a clear understanding and experience in Finance Services.

The successful candidate will have the following attributes:

· An undergraduate degree in finance or related field. Masters and additional qualifications (CFA, CA etc) are preferred.

· 2+ years of experience in a professional setting related to finance.

· Exceptional analytical and research skills in a financial context.

· Proven problem solving skills and responsiveness to business insights as they arise.

· Strong Excel skills.

· Exposure to or a keen interest in entrepreneurship for low-income markets.

· The proven ability to work with independence, ambiguity and flexibility to ensure targets and outcomes are reached.

· Exceptional verbal communications skills in both English and Hindi.

· Experience with and commitment to working at the BoP globally, and in India.

· Commitment to Ennovent’s overall mission and core values.

Compensation

Ennovent offers a salary package in line with a structured compensation plan and commensurate with experience to all employees. This will be a full-time home-based role in India. The Associate will be required to travel within India; the position may require travel to other regions as needed.